In School Seminar

Learning and Study Skills - 1st Year Students

This seminar shares with students the knowledge and skills that assist them in succeeding in secondary school.
This seminar reflects the changes that are occurring in the new Junior Cycle of placing the student at the centre of teaching and learning. The sooner a student settles into secondary school and can feel more confident, connected and engaged in their learning the more successful are their academic outcomes.


  • The Brain and Learning
  • Understanding how the brain learns
  • Exploring simple strategies to improve learning techniques
  • Classwork and Homework
  • Understanding the importance of actively engaging in both
  • How to be a more active learner
  • Key Skills for the Junior Cycle
  • Developing awareness and understanding of the Key Skills for Junior Cycle
  • How to organise and plan their study
  • How to make simple notes


  • Audience: First Year Junior Cycle Students
  • Cost: Per student costing, minimums apply
  • Venue: At your school (nationwide)
  • Duration: 2 hours

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