Links

Links to useful Websites  

 

 

  

LCVP TEACHER PROFESSIONAL NETWORKS

EDUCATION
INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
SCHOOL PROGRAMMES
GENERAL
PREPARATION FOR WORK
ENTERPRISE
VOLUNTARY ORGANISATIONS
MY OWN PLACE
ASSESSMENT 

These sites have been recommended by LCVP teachers.  Contributions to this section welcomed. E-mail your site, with a short description to busienss@pdst.ie

TEACHER PROFESSIONAL NETWORKS

LCVP Teacher Professional Networks
Subject Association Representative Group SARG
 

 EDUCATION

CDU – Curriculum Development Unit
CDVEC – City of Dublin Vocational Education Committee
Education Centres - 21 Full Time Education Centres
Education.ie - Department of Education and Skills website
Examinations.ie – State Examinations Commission
NCCA – National Council for Curriculum and Assessment
 
 

 INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY

National Centre for Technology in Education (NCTE)

 

 SCHOOL PROGRAMMES

Second Level Support Service

 

GENERAL

BBC Education
Department of Education and Skills
Internet Public Library – Very useful, student friendly resource with study tips, career ideas etc.
RTE Online
Scoil Net – principal website for schools in Ireland
Údarás na Gaeltachta – Gaeltacht development authority
Youth Action – Northern Ireland development agency for young people. Good articles on issues relating to poverty.

 

PREPARATION FOR WORK

An Bord Altranais
Careersportal.ie - Welcome! CareersPortal.ie is an Irish resource dedicated to those who want to plan their career. Whether you are a school student, college graduate or considering a mid-career change, we will collect and present the most useful information available to help you along the way. 
CAO – Irish third level college entry.
Careersoft – UK based career guidance site. Help for CV’s, Interviews, Application Forms.
Equality Authority
FÁS – Provides information about training for job seekers. This site gives you access to regional training centres.
Gardai
Hotel and Catering Industry
Irish Congress of Trade Unions
Qualifax Online - Comprehensive site for 3rd level courses, points, grants and CAO. Links to all the 3rd level institutions.
Stepstone – Online Jobs Agency with advice on writing CV’s and preparing for interviews.
Unison – Job recruitment website with links to situations vacant sections of Irish newspapers. Advice for job seekers.
Young Worker – Canadian site with good health and safety section including a quiz.
Failte Ireland -  www.failteireland.ie

 

 ENTERPRISE

City and County Enterprise Boards.ie  – Links with the websites of CEB’s nationally.
Enterprise Ireland – State agency supporting Irish manufacturing and internationally traded services companies.
Industrial Development Agency - Promotes Ireland as a location for international business and encourages existing foreign enterprises to expand.
Irish Times Business 2000
Revenue
Spirit of Enterprise Resource
Teagasc – Rural enterprise development agency
The Real Deal – a site for budding entrepreneurs which is very appealing to teenagers. Contains a downloadable business plan template and a self-test for students to check their entrepreneurial skills.
Ernest & Young EOY eoy.tv Log onto Ernest & Young website for case studies suitable for LCVP students and also includes class plans on the website.  Further details also available in the Irish Times every Friday.
Student Enterprise Awards Interesting Strategies on Teaching Enterprise in the classroom.  
  

VOLUNTARY/ COMMUNITY ORGANISATIONS

Amnesty International
An Taisce
Aro
Coillte
Community Games
Euro Coach Builder Irl
Fas
Focus Ireland
GAA
Health and Safety Authority
Irish Congress of Trade Unions
Irishtownship (Neill Mellon Township Trust)
Trocaire
 

 MY OWN PLACE

Central Statistics Office – Very useful site with all kinds of statistics on a county basis. Includes a student page.
Failte Ireland
Transport 21 www.business2000.ie/cases/cases_11th/case16.htm
 

  ASSESSMENT

NCCA
State Examinations Commission (SEC)
 

 

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