Deputy Principal Leadership & Learning Blended Summer Course
IPPN is offering its first tailored summer course specifically for Deputy Principals this summer. This will be a blended course with a requirement to complete 2 days of the course online and the remaining 3 days will take place face-to-face in the Sheraton Athlone Hotel, Co. Westmeath.
Course content will include:
- Child Protection & Parental Complaints – Margaret Gorman
- Quality Framework – School Self Evaluation – Anna Mai Rooney
- Positive School Environment – Jacinta Kitt
- Mindfulness in Primary Schools – Ena Morley
- Positive Relationship Building as a Deputy Principal & managing an SEN team – Pat Goff
- Policies in Schools – Jack Durkan
- ICT in Schools – Simon Lewis
- Leading Inclusive Learning – SES Support Service Tutors
- Developing personal leadership and empowering staff
- Stress & Wellbeing – Anne Ryan
- Shared Leadership & Management – Donal Kerins
What are the benefits of attending?
- Reflecting on and advancing leadership skills in the role as a deputy principal and also while acting up as principal
- Improve planning as leaders of learning and teaching
- Discuss and exchange elements of best practice with other deputy principals
- Allow for collaborative learning and professional dialogue
- Discuss and develop strategies for school self-evaluation
- Becoming more effective communicators, individually and whole school based
- Reflecting on self-care within a challenging work environment
- Practical ideas in developing pupil and teacher well-being.
Who should attend?
Current and acting Teaching Deputy Principals
Current and acting Administrative Deputy Principals
When and where?
Monday 3rd and Tuesday 4th July – Online learning
Wednesday 5th, Thursday 6th and Friday 7th – 9.30 am to 3pm in the Sheraton Athlone Hotel, Co. Westmeath
A charge of €95 per person is applicable. Fee includes access to the online platform, event registration, refreshments and a light lunch Wednesday - Friday.
This course is an EPV approved summer course and qualifies for 3 EPV days.