Report on Conference: Libraries and the new Junior Cycle

The SLARI Conference which was held in Pearse Street Library on Friday 22nd November had as its theme the new Junior Cycle.  

Annette Honan of the NCCA gave an outline of the key skills that will be required of students in the new Junior Certificate.  Click here: http://www.ncca.ie/en/Curriculum_and_Assessment/Post-Primary_Education/Junior_Cycle/

Mick O’Riordan, Regional Advisor to the JCSP, told us of some great ideas that are currently being done by librarians in schools all over the country.