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…… Cillian Murphy, Educational Psychologist with Student Support and Development in Dublin City University.

What does a Student Learning Officer do?

I work with undergraduate and postgraduate students at third level to help them build effective learning strategies and writing skills. 513 more words

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Exam accommodations in secondary school: What you need to know about RACE

In October 2016, fundamental changes to the Reasonable Accommodations in Certificate Examinations (RACE) scheme were rolled out to Principals, Deputy Principals in a nationwide series of information days.  661 more words

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5 TV programmes to help you learn English

“Which TV programmes could I watch to practise listening?”

I´m often asked this question, and this post aims to make some useful suggestions.

“Why is watching a TV programme in English useful, rather than, say, listening to the radio or doing traditional multiple-choice exercises online?” … 513 more words


Why You May Not Want to Go to a Traditional College

By: Adam Coraluzzi

Many people in our lives, including parents, guardians, teachers, counselors, administrators, siblings, and family, have claimed that the only way to succeed in life is to go to a good college. 342 more words

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Get Cozy: 5 Holiday Book Reads

The holiday season, though festive and fun, is a time best experienced indoors. The good news is that dreary weather is the best reading weather! No matter what holidays you celebrate this time of year, no one can deny the comfort of keeping warm and cozy with a good book. 280 more words


What percentage of households are reached via email?

I was recently asked, “What percentage of households can be reached by the district when we send out an email?”

Answer:  91.97%

Q1.  How is this calculated? 94 more words

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