Topic Name Description
Teaching and Learning at a Distance - Primary School File DES Guidance on Continuity of Schooling April 2nd 2020
URL Registration for Remote Learning Webinar
URL Google for Education Webinar
URL The Project Project from
URL Carlow Educate Together NS Covid-19 Hub
URL PDST - Distance Learning

This page of curated content has been developed to support schools and teachers engaged in distance learning in order to provide continuity to pupils/students.  Using some of the online platforms and/or tools that are detailed on this page, schools will be enabled to limit the impact of school closures by giving learners access to materials, support, classwork and feedback. 

File Distance Learning Approach by Rochestown ETNS
URL Teaching Council and PDST webinar on distance learning - approximately one hour study time
URL Scoilnet Resources
File Google for Education- access, information and resources
File Letter to management bodies from Irish Copyright Licensing Agency
File Irish Copyright Licensing Agency School User Guidelines
URL RTE's school on TV - aimed particularly at classes 1st - 6th
URL Irish Times Guide to Best Teaching and Learning Resources

As well as sharing on this forum the Irish Times are also asking teachers to share top tips via Twitter and Instagram using the hashtag #EdShareIE 

URL Webinar Wednesdays - Léargas
Resources and Ideas for Distance Learning around the Learn Together URL 'I will be a humming bird' - Wangari Maathai, Nobel Peace Prize winner, argues that we can all make a difference
URL 'I will be a drum' read by James Earl Jones from Storyline Online - other stories also available
URL Flint Macehead
URL Tara Torcs
URL Tara Brooch
URL Salamander Pendant
URL Reclining Buddha
URL Eileen Gray Chair
URL Full range of objects and related resources
URL 10 Irish Museums to Visit Virtually
URL 12 Virtual Tours of Famous International Museums
URL Our World Irish Aid Awards - Resources
URL SEAI Resources
URL Resources from Goal
URL Resources from Concern
URL Resources from Plan Ireland
URL If 100 people lived on earth - how resources are distributed worldwide
URL Short child-friendly animated video on Universal Declaration of Human Rights
URL The Literacy Shed - short, animated videos with ethical themes and comprehension questions
URL Did you know that trees talk to each other?
URL The National Geographic takes a hard, unambiguous look at its past racist coverage 
URL Obituaries in The New York Times were dominated by white men. Now the paper is trying to make amends. Read some of the updated obituaries of amazing people.
URL The Lost Thing - By Shaun Tan and Andrew Ruhemann