Event Archives

16 Oct 2015
  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 2015 Materials and technology for...
14 Oct 2015
Location and Date Wednesday 14 October, 9:30am to 3:00pm Clúid, 63-66 Amiens St, Dublin 1 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 your...
7 Oct 2015
Seminar: Findings from PIAAC on skills use, workplace skills and social participation among participants at or below Level 2. Date: Wednesday 7 October 2015 Venue: The Hilton Hotel, Kilmainham. Time: 09:30am - 3:30pm This full day seminar is funded through the European Agenda for Adult Learning (...
22 Sep 2015
NALA invites you to save Tuesday 22nd September to attend the launch of a framework on the professional development needs of tutors of adult numeracy in the Irish Further Education and Training Sector;   Did you know? That the PIAAC survey of adult skills found that 1 in 4 has low numeracy skills (...
21 Sep 2015
Invitation National Adult Literacy Awareness Week opening event: ‘Learning and life chances: promoting equality through basic education’. Keynote speech by President Michael D Higgins.   The National Adult Literacy Agency (NALA) would like to invite you to the opening event of National Adult...
17 Sep 2015
Dublin, Ireland - September 17-20, 2015 Clearer language, greater efficiency and effectiveness Register Now! The Plain Language Association InterNational (PLAIN) and the National Adult Literacy Agency (NALA) invite you to take part in the plain language event of the year. International speakers ...
8 Sep 2015
A celebration of International Literacy Day Delivering adult literacy and numeracy tuition: Supporting practitioners who are providing a range of delivery options   Dublin City University, Glasnevin, Dublin 9 (Room QG15, Business Building) Tuesday 8 September 2015 - 10.00 am to 1.00 pm 9.30...
18 Jun 2015
NALA and the ‘Research in School Education’ (RISE) Research Group, School of Education, Trinity College Dublin present:   Communicating everyday mathematical concepts and ideas to students A professional development event for adult numeracy practitioners   Arts Block, School of Education, Trinity...
10 Jun 2015
Location and Date Wednesday 10 June, 9:30am to 3:00pm Clúid, 63-66 Amiens St, Dublin 1 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 your...
27 Apr 2015
Writeon.ie Training Description and Requirements The target audience for this session is practitioners who wish to use writeon.ie for 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...

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