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Newly Appointed Principals support group

TO ACCESS THE REGISTRATION FORM PLEASE CONTACT THE CENTRE RECEPTION DESK AT 01-8576400 AND REQUEST THE ACCESS PASSCODE

The group will meet monthly to discuss and explore matters relating to practical everyday issues in schools. Topics for each session are chosen by the group who meet each month. Heretofore meetings were on the first Monday (when that falls on a school day.) from 7.30 to 9.30pm.

Each session will consist of an input followed by group discussion .Sessions will be facilitated by Eamonn O Dúlainn.(retired Príomh Oide) Time is also set aside at each session for  matters of current interest or concern to the participants. The group is limited to a maximum of eight participants.

INITIAL MEETING FOR  2018 will take place in the Education Centre on Monday September 24th . 

The draft list of potential topics is:

PRÍOMH OIDÍ NUA CEAPTHA …

DRAFT LIST OF TOPICS FOR DISCUSSION 2018/19

  • PO as Leader..role..how others see PO.
  • GDPR simplified
  • School culture…what is it ? how it might be be developed/changed.
  • Managing and promoting Change ..eg Language and Maths curricula.
  • Diary…notetaking /..formal recording and filing…managing workload.
  • Effective meetings…staff, BoM, Small group, Large group.
  • Board of Management… Duties,roles and relationships…reporting..setting up New BoM
  • Organisation of School Finances…income and exp and recording.
  • Class allocation …guidelines
  • Conflict Resolution
  • Delegation of Duties Circ 00/73…Appt of Deputy PO
  • Contracts
  • Code of Behaviour
  • Parent Assoc…Parental Involvement
  • Complaints Procedures…Parents/Pupils /teachers…Code of Good Behaviour…
  • Workload Management inc Planning exit strategy for  Christmas/Summer.
  • Interviews….appts.
  • Panel engagement / Panel Officer
  • Lámhleabhar Scoile
  • Career Breaks and Brief Absences inc EPV Days
  • Organisational Policies/ Administrative Policies
  • Child Protection….Anti Bullying Circular 45/13 ..Whistleblowers charter and matters arising.
  • Working with SNAs…best practice. 

Course Details

Course Date 24-09-2018 7:00 pm
Course End Date 03-06-2019 9:30 pm
Registration Start Date 03-09-2018
Capacity 15
Available place 9
Cut off date 03-12-2018
Individual Price €20.00
Speaker Eamonn Ó Dúlainn
Number Hours 20
Location Drumcondra EC

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