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15 02, 2020

New jobs for translators with Irish announced by European Commission

By | 2020-02-15T12:04:26+00:00 February 15th, 2020|Education|Comments Off on New jobs for translators with Irish announced by European Commission

On 13 February 2020, a new competition was announced to employ translators with Irish at the European Commission, both in Ireland (Grange, Co. Meath) and in Brussels. The competition will aim to create a panel from which the European Commission can emp...

9 09, 2019

Mediation: A Better Way to Resolve Conflict in School Communities

By | 2019-09-09T18:52:19+00:00 September 9th, 2019|Education|Comments Off on Mediation: A Better Way to Resolve Conflict in School Communities

Susie Hall makes a strong case for mediation as a better method of resolving disputes in school communities, with fewer adverse repercussions. The post Mediation: A Better Way to Resolve Conflict in School Communities appeared first on Education Matte...

2 08, 2019

EUREKA! Stories of Sixty Scientists who changed the World

By | 2019-08-02T13:55:56+00:00 August 2nd, 2019|Education|Comments Off on EUREKA! Stories of Sixty Scientists who changed the World

This new book by S.Ananthanarayanan rollicks us through two millennia of key scientific breakthroughs that changed forever the way we view aspects of our world.   As a boy, S.Ananthanarayanan was powerfully enthused by books that told simple stories of...

6 05, 2019

Artificial Intelligence for Educators

By | 2019-05-06T13:45:51+00:00 May 6th, 2019|Education|Comments Off on Artificial Intelligence for Educators

— By Dr Glen C. Collins This article is an attempt to shed some light on the topic of Artificial Intelligence (AI) and to highlight what’s important to know about it. Links to further resources may help you keep up with this growing technology.1 ...

8 04, 2019

Job candidate evaluation methods that work

By | 2019-04-08T14:28:57+00:00 April 8th, 2019|Education|Comments Off on Job candidate evaluation methods that work

Candidate evaluation methods such as pre-employment assessment, skill testing, and interviewing often work best when combined. The post Job candidate evaluation methods that work appeared first on Education Matters.

18 03, 2019

€12,000 WIT President’s Scholarships available in five disciplines

By | 2019-03-18T20:16:28+00:00 March 18th, 2019|Education|Comments Off on €12,000 WIT President’s Scholarships available in five disciplines

There will be one WIT Scholarship available in each of five disciplines: Business, Engineering, Health Sciences, Humanities, Science & Computing. The post €12,000 WIT President’s Scholarships available in five disciplines appeared first on E...

14 03, 2019

Tutoring in Philosophy: where have all the critical thinkers gone?

By | 2019-03-14T12:45:30+00:00 March 14th, 2019|Education|Comments Off on Tutoring in Philosophy: where have all the critical thinkers gone?

Dr Ruud Burke reflects on the challenges and frustrations of tutoring third-level students unprepared for university-level critical thinking. The post Tutoring in Philosophy: where have all the critical thinkers gone? appeared first on Education Matters.