CRAFTed learning skills for life
Deadline 30th November 2017
Are you a primary school teacher or do you know of a National School that might benefit from taking part in a craft and visual arts project, working with a professional craftsperson in the classroom? The Design & Crafts Council of Ireland (DCCoI) is looking for interested primary school teachers to take part in CRAFTed primary school’s programme in 2018.
Interested teachers are asked to contact their local Education Centre with completed application form by November 30th.
The Design and Crafts Council of Irelands CRAFTed Programme gives Primary School children and teachers an exciting opportunity to explore their creativity and learn new skills by working with professional craftspeople in the classroom.
For Teachers - CRAFTed supports teachers in the delivery of the Visual Arts (VA) curriculum and investigates how craft processes can contribute to learning in other subject areas such as Social, Environmental and Scientific Education (SESE) curriculum.
For Students - CRAFTed provides collaborative training, access to highly skilled craftspeople and gives both teachers and students the opportunity to explore new materials such as clay, fiber and metals.
Apply please complete Application Form and send back to Carrick-on-Shannon Education Centre before 30th November 2017.