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Post Date: 26 February 2020

Upcoming Webinar - A Focus On Developing Work In The Visual Art Classroom

The Visual Art team would like to notify you of our upcoming webinar A Focus On Developing Work In The Visual Art Classroom taking place from 6:15pm - 7:15pm on Wednesday 22nd April. A recording of the webinar and all resource materials will be available on after the event.

We hope that you can join us. To register click on the link below

Visual Art A Focus On Developing Work In The Visual Art Classroom

Post Date: 06 January 2020

Themes for CBA 1 From Process to Realisation 2020

CBA1 Themes for Junior Cycle Visual Art are now available online at

Post Date: 08 January 2020

Key Dates for Classroom-Based Assessment 1

Post Date: 09 September 2019

Brief for Classroom-Based Assessment 2 and Final Assessment 2019/2020

Find the ‘Brief for Classroom-Based Assessment 2 and Final Assessment’ for JC Visual Art 2019/2020 through this link: and the accompanying circular letter S60/19   The brief governs both CBA 2 and the Final Assessment. 



Post Date: 04 September 2019

Webinar 4 - Preparing for Classroom-Based Assessment 2 and Final Assessment

A recording of our webinar ‘Classroom-Based Assessment 2 and the Final Assessment  in Visual Art’ (broadcast on Tuesday, September 3rd) has been uploaded to CPD Supports (Elective Workshops) in the Visual Art section of the JCT website.



Post Date: 26 August 2019

Classroom-Based Assessment 2 - At a Glance

You will find an 'At a Glance' sheet for Phase 1 of Year 3 of junior cycle Visual Art - Classroom-Based Assessment 2 ‘Communicate and Reflect’ in the planning section of our website through the following link


Post Date: 19 March 2019

Webinar 3 - A focus on Research and Exploration in the Visual Art Classroom

A recording of our webinar ‘A focus on research and exploration in the Visual Art Classroom’ (broadcast on Tuesday, March 26th) has been uploaded to the Visual Art section of 

Post Date: 07 December 2018

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As you may be aware under the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), new EU rules surrounding Data Protection came into effect on the 25th May 2018.  Because of this Junior Cycle for Teachers (JCT) are required to ensure that all data held must be fairly obtained and processed. 

To this end we are now requesting that if you wish for your contact details to be included on the new Visual Art mailing list, you will need to re-subscribe. To continue hearing from JCT Visual Art about our supports for teachers please re-subscribe using this link

We would like to reassure you that your details will be securely stored by JCT and will be used only by way of informing you of relevant JCT activities and supports. 

Post Date: 14 January 2019

Webinar-Preparing for Classroom-Based Assessment 1 (CBA1)

Clicking on the image below will bring you to the webpage with the recording of the Webinar-Preparing for Classroom-Based Assessment 1(CBA1)


Preparing for Classroom-Based Assessment 1