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When I go, I will stay long gone...

Tomorrow I embark on a new journey. An adventure. I would have expected to feel a bit more nervous or excited, but it just feels normal. 606 more words

ISTA Festivals for 2016-2017

One of the most exciting things about the Drama Department is its membership of ISTA.

Following the success of the recent trip to Penang, we have signed up for 2… 265 more words

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ISTA Summer Academy

This is very exciting: the ISTA Performing Arts Academy in Shanghai are offering a Summer Academy, open to any student aged 11 to 18.

Unfortunately the first course clashes with our last week of term, but the second course falls in the first week of the holidays. 144 more words

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ISTA Festival Penang: Day 3

The final day of the festival was an extremely busy one: each ensemble worked on putting the final touches to their performance for the afternoon’s public sharing, cycling in and out of the performance venue and taking the time to ensure that all students were clear as to their roles. 158 more words

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ISTA Festival Penang: Day 2

On the second day of the festival, the participants travelled to Georgetown to explore the local street art. As we walked around the old town, the students carried out various research tasks set by their ensemble leaders. 98 more words

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2016 ISTA Annual Conference

It’s interesting to note how much the ISTA (Irish Science Teachers’ Association) annual conference has changed over the years. It has always been a place where teachers could meet and share ideas but in more recent times there has been a noticeable change in focus and it now also acts as a showcase for research into education in general and science education in particular; the entire three-day event could be classified as one long session of CPD. 481 more words