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Post Date: 14 May 2019


The symposium on Saturday 11th May in the National Museum, Collins Barracks was a hugely enjoyable day. We're grateful to all those who attended and contributed to a great day where inspiring the next generation of historians was a key theme. Resources from the symposium will be available on our web page in the coming weeks. Visit @JctHistory to view photos from the day. 



Post Date: 29 April 2019


If you didn’t get a chance to attend our webinar on April 3rd, you can click here to access our presentation, Working with Evidence in the Junior Cycle History. The webinar includes footage of historian, Dr. Michael Finnegan from Cavan County Museum, working with evidence from Irish history, 1912 to 1918.

Post Date: 01 April 2019


The spring edition of the JCT History team's newsletter is available below. The newsletter which includes profiles of the Associate Team, also has updates about the webinar and symposium. 

Post Date: 06 December 2018

Information Leaflet

An information leaflet detailing the key changes associated with Junior Cycle History is available below. The leaflet may be particularly useful for teachers wishing to provide parents with a clear and concise summary of the new History specification.