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Tools for Teachers

The availability of online applications and tools have the potential to make life so much easier for the teacher. The selection listed below may help you create more stimulating and interactive lessons across a range of subject areas. Note these tools were all commercial-free when originally cited. 


Too often we give children answers to remember rather than problems to solve. Use these resources to aid students perseverance in solving problems.

"It's not that I'm so smart, its just that I stay with problems longer" -

Albert Einstein.

Literacy gives freedom to express one-self. Digital literacy provides a modern platform for students to express themselves.

"If we teach today how we were taught yesterday, do we rob our children of tomorrow." - John Dewey, Democracy and Education, 1916.

Use these resources to promote the Irish Language in your lessons.

"Nil aon tintean mar do thintean."

Inspire students to learn more about geography with these tools, so that they can learn more about the world in which we leave in.

Without Geography, you are no-where and the world is too big to leave it unexplored.



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What you need...

To register for a Scoilnet Account you will need to have a Teaching Council number and a roll number for your school in Ireland.

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The benefits...

A Scoilnet account will allow you to upload your resources or weblinks to Scoilnet as well as enabling you to share and add resources to a favourites listing. Users who have a Scoilnet Account will also be able to fully access Scoilnet Maps and Census@School from home.


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