Thursday, 24 May 2018

Region 8 Annual Retirement Dinner 2018

The Annual Retirement Dinner (2018) will take place in Clontarf Castle Hotel on Thursday 14th June.

We look forward to a wonderful evening celebrating the end of another successful year in school and also to wish our retiring colleagues well on the next stage of their lives.

Please complete the booking form below if you wish to attend the meal.


https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSegh4o4ZOnavDBx7x6KvstqnKomhasIV8kRByrsXZWH6B8Waw/viewform?usp=sf_link

Wednesday, 31 January 2018

Presentation on GDPR and implications for school leaders

Save the date!: Tuesday 6th March, 4.30pm, Clontarf Castle Hotel.

The next meeting for Region 8 will include a presentation from Fintan Lawlor (Lawlor Partners) around GDPR (General Data Protection Regulation) which comes into effect on 25th May 2018. 

Fintan will outline the requirements for schools, any changes to current practice and the implications the new law will have for schools and school leaders.

Fintan is an expert in the field and presents in terms that are relevant and practical.

We look forward to a good turnout from members for what promises to be an excellent meeting.

Monday, 2 October 2017

Region 8 AGM


The AGM for Region 8 will take place in Clontarf Castle on Thursday the 12th of October 2017 at 4.30pm. 

We hope that you can attend and we are looking  forward to seeing you there. 

Monday, 18 September 2017

Region 8, New Members' Dinner

The annual dinner for newly appointed Principals and Deputies in Region 8 will be held on Thursday 21st September in Clontarf Castle Hotel from 7.30pm.

We look forward to welcoming all new members for what promises to be a lovely evening.

Tuesday, 30 May 2017

Region 8 Annual Retirement dinner

Region 8 will be hosting our annual end of year dinner to celebrate our retirees on Thursday 15th June in Clontarf Castle.

This is always a wonderful event where we celebrate the end of another successful school year and toast our lucky colleagues who are about to embark on a much deserved retirement.

If you are able to attend please complete the booking form below


https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSegh4o4ZOnavDBx7x6KvstqnKomhasIV8kRByrsXZWH6B8Waw/viewform?usp=sf_link

Joint Region 8 & 9 Meeting

Tómas O'Ruairc made a presentation to members in the Clarion Hotel, Liffey Valley on Tuesday 16th May.

Tómas outlined the work of the Teaching Council and in particular discussed the issues around PME registration, Cosán development, Fitness to Teach procedures and the continuum of teacher education.

It was a really interesting meeting and alot of valuable insights, discussion and information was gained by all in attendance

Thursday, 20 April 2017

Regional Meeting 4th May - Wellbeing guidelines

Region 8 steering committee are delighted to announce that there will be a presentation relating to the newly published Wellbeing Guidelines for school leaders on Thursday 4th May.
Click on this link for the Wellbeing Guidelines

Date: Thursday, 4th May
Location: Clontarf Castle Hotel
Time: Tea, Coffee & Scones from 4pm, Meeting to start at 4.30pm

Aoife Walsh from NCCA/JCT will make a presentation to clarify the implications for schools in implementing the new Wellbeing requirements from Sept 2017.

We look forward to meeting you there.

Other Dates for your diary:

Tomás Ó Ruairc, Director of the Teaching Council will be presenting to Regions 8 & 9 on the recent developments concerning "Fitness to Teach" as part of the Code for Professional Conduct for Teachers.
This meeting will take place in the Clarion Liffey Valley Hotel at 2pm on Tuesday 16th May.

Our Annual Retirement Dinner will be taking place on Thursday 15th June in Clontarf Castle Hotel.