Institute of Education Study Notes

Sunday, 22nd October, 2017

Audio Notes: Language in the Poetry of Paul Durcan

Denis Creaven, English teacher at The Institute of Education has recorded a set of five audio files on the works of Paul Durcan, who is one of eight prescribed poets for the leaving Cert 2018. Delve deeper into Durcan’s work with this weeks recording on the use of language in his poetry. These audio notes […]

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Audio Notes: Irony & Satire in the Poetry of Paul Durcan

Denis Creaven, English teacher at The Institute of Education has recorded a set of five audio files on the works of Paul Durcan, who is one of eight prescribed poets for the Leaving Cert 2018. Durcans poetry is simplified this week, as Denis takes us through the themes of irony and satire in his poetry. […]

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Higher Options: Sample Study Notes

It was great to meet so many students at The Irish Times Higher Options expo in the RDS this week. The sample Leaving Cert notes that we gave out were so popular that we ran out of many. You can download the ones you still need below… Save

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Higher Options: Maths and English notes

Need to brush up on your Higher Level Algebra? These FREE sample notes on Powers & Logs from Aidan Roantree, Senior Maths teacher at The Institute of Education, should help you prepare. Revising Higher Level English? Our teacher Paul McCormack has prepared some helpful FREE notes on the Comparative Essay, Paper 1 and King Lear, […]

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CAO 1st round offers 2017- what next?

The 1st round CAO offers are out today! If you’re not sure what to do with your CAO offer then watch our video below with our Guidance Counsellor Mary Dorgan for some helpful advice. In the video Mary discusses the various options available to students who didn’t get offered the course they wanted, including: 1. […]

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Leaving Cert 2017 results – what are my options?

The Leaving Cert results are out today and our Guidance Counsellor Mary Dorgan has some helpful advice for students who may not have got the results they were hoping for. Viewing scripts, rechecking papers and sitting special maths exams next week for some university courses, are all options that students can consider. Mary also discusses […]

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