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Post Date: 21 March 2019


Please click here to register for the History webinar which will take place on Wednesday April 3rd from 19.30 to 20.30.

The webinar, Working with Evidence in the Junior Cycle History Classroom, will feature footage of historian, Dr. Michael Finnegan from Cavan County Museum, working with evidence from Irish history, 1912 to 1918. The footage, which includes replicas of the GPO and a WW1 trench, will add to what will undoubtedly be an engaging, valuable and enjoyable webinar.

Post Date: 06 December 2018


The September edition of the JCT History team's newsletter is available below. The newsletter includes important information about CPD events, teacher supports, and assessment.

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. 

Post Date: 06 December 2018

CPD Cluster Events

The JCT History team is busy delivering workshops around the country at this year's cluster events (November 2018 to April 2019). Thank you to all of the teachers who have attended so far, and we look forward to meeting those of you who will be attending over the next few weeks and months. Please note that the materials used at this workshop are available on the CPD section of our website page.