Category Archives: Education

Happy International Teachers Day

It’s World Teachers Day..Thank -You To All the Teachers Out There “When you want to teach children to think, you begin by treating them seriously when they are little, giving them responsibilities, talking to them candidly, providing privacy and solitude … Continue reading

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Interesting Article By Allianz- Teaching Your Child To Drive

  Title: Teaching Your Teenager to Drive Author: Allianz Insurance Full Text & Source: https://www.allianz.ie/blog/your-car/teaching-your-teenager-to-drive.html The Internet, Online, 24/04/2018 Sample Text: Teaching your teenager how to drive is one of the most challenging and daunting responsibilities of child rearing. As co-pilot, you … Continue reading

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Freelance Academic Writing Jobs

Academic Knowledge Writing Jobs Fit work into your life; don’t fit your life around work. With a smart dashboard and fantastic support, Academic Knowledge can help you break free from your desk. How Do I get the work? Bid for … Continue reading

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Young People, Alcohol and Sex: What’s consent got to do with it?’.

  Title: Young People, Alcohol and Sex: What’s consent got to do with it?’. Authors: School of Psychology, National University of Ireland, Galway And CORA (Community-Engaged Research in Action) Commissioned by Rape Crisis Network Ireland (RCNI), Jan 28th, 2014 Full … Continue reading

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World Book Day – Read A Book Today

1st March 2018 Is World Book Day In Ireland   WBD Books Resources News & Events Inspiration Play & Win Videos About Us   World Book Day Resources For Nursery, Primary & Secondary School Kids : http://www.worldbookday.com/resources/  

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No, Don’t Give Guns To Teachers!

They need tighter gun control. Interview On Sky News With William Lapham ‘Do not arm the teachers – it will only contribute to carnage’……Sadly, we should treat schools in the United States like the combat zones they have become. The … Continue reading

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Quartz Article On SCI-HUB

The subscription fees charged by academic publishers have risen so high in recent years that even wealthy American universities have said they can’t afford them. When Harvard Library reported its subscription costs had reached $3.5 million per year in a … Continue reading

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An Interesting Article on Classic Research From Research Buzz. Read On…..

Google Scholar Blog: Classic Papers: Articles That Have Stood The Test of Time. “Scholarly research is often about the latest findings – the newest knowledge that our colleagues have gleaned from nature. Some articles buck this pattern and have impact … Continue reading

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Points System Changed

Title: New Common Sense Points Scale 2017 Author: CAO, Ireland Full Text & Source: http://www2.cao.ie/downloads/documents/NewCommonPointsScale2017.pdf Entry Points 2017 for courses Click to access NewCommonPointsScale2017.pdf 2017 ROUND 1 Cork Institute of Technology CR105 Chemical and Biopharmaceutical Engineering 443 CR106 Software Development … Continue reading

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Practice Driver Theory Test – Mocks.ie

Title: Driver Theory Test Questions Source:http://www.mocks.ie/Driver-Theory-Test Online, The Internet, 13/08/2017 Answer 50 questions and be graded Sample Text: What could happen if a driver parks on a footpath? They could get a parking ticket Pedestrians could be impeded  ✔ They … Continue reading

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Rudai 23: A New Online Course for Information Professionals

The course is certified by the Library Association of Ireland.This course will be of interest to information professionals who would like to learn more about using web tools for professional development and promoting your library. Continue reading

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‘Twas the night before school by Charles Gulotta

Poem By Charles Gulotta From Mostly Bright Ideas Blog: Source: https://mostlybrightideas.wordpress.com/2010/08/30/twas-the-night-before-school-starts/ ‘Twas the night before school starts, and all through the town, Not a teacher was sleeping, just thrashing around. Thoughts of the classroom brought a tear to each eye, … Continue reading

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How to teach your child to read

Title:How to teach your child to read Author:Mumsnet Full Text & Source: http://www.mumsnet.com/books/teach-your-child-to-read The Internet, Online, 13/08/2016 Sample Text: There’s learning to love books and there’s learning to read books. If you can get the first one sorted, the second … Continue reading

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Gender Equality Factsheet – University As Employer

Title: Gender Equality Factsheet Author:Ireland, NUI, Galway Full Text & Source: https://www.nuigalway.ie/media/nuigalwayie/content/files/aboutus/Gender-Equality-Factsheet-April-2015.pdf The Internet, Online, 30/06/2016 Sample Text NUI Galway is fully committed to achieving equality of opportunity for all staff, irrespective of their gender We are changing how we … Continue reading

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Create Reading Happiness: Librarians matter now more than ever

Title:Create Reading Happiness: Librarians matter now more than ever Author: Adam Sockel, OverDrive Blogs Full Text & Source: http://blogs.overdrive.com/general/2016/04/01/create-reading-happiness-librarians-matter-now-more-t The Internet, Online, 01/06/2016 Sample Text: Librarians provide not just access to endless knowledge but they also know how to help … Continue reading

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Top Ten Websites for Research

Title: Top Ten Websites for Research Author: John Brown University Library, USA Full Text & Source: http://www.jbu.edu/library/research/toptenweb/http://www.jbu.edu/library/research/toptenweb/ The Internet, Online, 25/05/2016 Sample Text: 1.Project Gutenberg, as the oldest producer of ebooks on the Internet, provides access to 16,000 titles. 2.Christian … Continue reading

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Absolute Shakespeare

Title: Absolute Shakespeare, the essential resource for William Shakespeare’s plays, sonnets, poems, quotes, biography and the legendary Globe Theatre. Author:Absolute Shakespeare Full Text & Source:http://absoluteshakespeare.com/ The Internet, Online, 5/5/2016 Sample Text: Absolute Shakespeare, the essential resource for William Shakespeare’s plays, … Continue reading

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Librarian’s role in creating readers

Title: Librarian’s role in creating readers Author:National Library of New Zealand Full Text & Source:http://schools.natlib.govt.nz/creating-readers/creating-readers-strategies/librarians-role-creating-readers The Internet, Online, 4/05/2016 Sample Text: School librarians are an important member of the group of adults charged with creating readers, which includes parents, teachers, librarians. … Continue reading

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Novenas: Wonderful Prayers

Best of luck to all the school kids and university students doing exams. Do your best and say a prayer. Trust in God. Title: Novenas Author: Our Catholic Prayers Full Text & Source: http://www.ourcatholicprayers.com/novenas.html The Internet, Online, 3/05/2016 Sample Text: … Continue reading

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School Librarian’s Role in Reading Toolkit

Title: School Librarian’s Role in Reading Toolkit Author: American Library Association Full Text & Source: http://www.ala.org/aasl/advocacy/tools/toolkits/role-reading The Internet, Online, 30/4/2016 Sample Text: Excerpt from the School Librarian’s Role in Reading Position Statement Reading is a foundational skill for 21st-century learners. … Continue reading

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