TeacherCPD.ie, formerly known as NCTE learning online is the central area for PDST online continuing professional development for teachers in primary and post primary schools. Currently undergoing upgrading and rebranding, TeacherCPD.ie will host a range of online courses from PDST Technology in Education (formerly NCTE), including online term-time courses and a summer-time course for teachers.
There are short online courses available immediately on TeacherCPD.ie. In addition, Podcasting for Learning and Creating your School Website using Scoilnet Blogs (for website administrators) will be open shortly for enrolment.
Subject to course approval for EPV days, the online course Using the Interactive Whiteboard to Support Literacy will be made available this summer via TeacherCPD.ie.
Information about and links to enrolment for online courses from PDST Technology in Education (formerly NCTE) are available below.
What do you need to enrol in an NCTE learning online course?
- A Teaching Council Registration Number. Click here to check yours
- Your Scoilnet Account username and password to login. Don't have an account? Register here Forgot your details? Ask for a reset here
Enrolment has now CLOSED for the Summer Online Course
Using the Interactive Whiteboard to Support Literacy (online). This is a 20 hour online summer course for primary teachers.
1 July to 23 August. This free course has been approved for EPV Days.
This course is now full.
Online Courses - Spring 2013
The following online courses are now closed for enrolment :
If you have enrolled for one of the above courses, you can access them through the course description page (linked above) or by logging in, using your Scoilnet account, to TeacherCPD.ie
ONLINE SHORT COURSES (requiring enrolment)
In addition, there are also some short courses (approx. 1 hour each), which have no online e-Tutor and are available 24 hours a day until 30th June, 2013.
- Using Online Encyclopaedia:
Duration = 1 hour.
This short course is open until 30th June, 2013. You can enrol, using your Scoilnet account, by clicking here
- Internet Safety in School & Classroom:
This online short course is open until 30th June, 2013. You can enrol, using your Scoilnet account, by clicking here
ONLINE SHORT COURSES (no enrolment required)
The following course is currently available without enrolment to enable all teachers to easily sample online learning.
- Scoilnet for Teachers:
Duration = 40 mins.
This online short course is open until 30th June, 2013. You can get a course description by clicking the course title above or click here to access this course now.
Quick Guide to Enrolment
All online courses and activities can also be accessed through the homepage of TeacherCPD.ie