Event Archives

28 Nov 2018
Practical approaches to family learningWednesday 28 November 2018 - Ashling Hotel, Parkgate Street, Dublin 709.30 Registration and tea and coffee10.00 Welcome and opening remarks - Noel Kelly, Director, Educational Welfare Services, Tusla10.10 New research on Irish family literacy - Dr. Ann Hegarty...
21 Nov 2018
An introduction to Plain English Wednesday 21 November, 9:30am to 3:30pm Venue: You will be emailed with details of the venue after you register. Plain English is a style of writing and layout that the intended reader can understand after a single reading. It will help you clarify what you’re...
17 Oct 2018
Who is this course for? This course is for content writers, editors or reviewers who write and manage online content but who are new to plain English or would like a refresher. Trainees are likely to have to write text, news or social media posts about their organisation for their website. The...
15 Oct 2018
NALA and the ETBs are hosting a series of half-day numeracy workshops at different locations around the country: If you are interested in improving your numeracy teaching skills, why not book in to one or more of these workshops.Workshop outlines: Maths Week 2018Financial maths with percentages,...
19 Sep 2018
The target audience for this session is practitioners who wish to use WriteOn.ie for online learning and accreditation of learners.The purpose of the session is to:Explain the context for NALA’s provision of distance and blended learning options.Detail the functionality of WriteOn.Provide an...
International Literacy Day Conference
7 Sep 2018
A celebration of International Literacy Day 2018Adult literacy in Ireland: Challenges and solutions for communicating effectively with the public*Please note that this event is now full* - If you would like to be notified if tickets become available please join our waitlist.We are delighted to ...
13 Jun 2018
An introduction to Plain English Wednesday 13 June, 9:30am to 3:30pm Cork - venue to be confirmed Plain English is a style of writing and layout that the intended reader can understand after a single reading. It will help you clarify what you’re trying to say and, as a result, help your reader get...
9 Jun 2018
NALA Student Day Dublin Saturday 9 June 2018 in the Ashling Hotel, Parkgate Street, Dublin 8 (near Heuston Station and Luas stop)  Theme: “Literacy in the different parts of your life” This Student Day was originally going to take place on 3 March but was cancelled due to the snow storm. If you...
31 May 2018
The target audience for this session is practitioners who wish to use WriteOn.ie for online learning and accreditation of learners. The purpose of the session is to: Explain the context for NALA’s provision of distance and blended learning options. Detail the functionality of WriteOn. Provide an...
30 May 2018
NALA and the ‘Research in School & Education’ (RISE) Research Group, School of Education, Trinity College Dublin present: Requirements for numeracy in the 21st century A professional development event for adult numeracy practitioners and further education and training practitioners who want to...

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