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AUT24-118 Revising and thinking about 'King Lear' for the Leaving Certificate

AUT24-118 Revising and thinking about 'King Lear' for the Leaving Certificate

24TRA287 Revising and thinking about 'King Lear' for the Leaving Certificate

Date:     Wednesday, 16th October 2024
Time:     7.00pm - 8.00pm
Venue:  Online via Zoom

Target Audience: Senior Cycle English teachers

This webinar for teachers of post-primary English will:

  • Outline effective ways to revise 'King Lear' in class in the final months before the Leaving Certificate exam and suggest how students can use strategies to exercise their own critical thinking.
  • Provide practical strategies for students' independent work.
  • Look at the particular challenges of this play as a single text.
  • Suggest online and reading resources to widen teachers' own knowledge of the text.

Bio of Presenter: Julian Girdham

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Julian Girdham is an experienced English teacher and conference presenter. He also organises researchED Dublin, a major international educational conference on evidence-based practice, which took place in his school, St Columba's College in Dublin, in 2019 and 2022, as well as an annual summer 'English Meet' for teachers of Leaving Certificate English. His resources are at www.juliangirdham.com.

Course Details

Course Start Date / Time 16-10-2024 7:00 pm
Course End Date / Time 16-10-2024 8:00 pm
Cut off date 16-10-2024 7:00 pm
Capacity 1000
Course Fee Free
Location Online

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