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Welcome to the School of Education, a leader in the field of education, with over 100 years of service to the wider education community in Ireland, writes Professor Dympna Devine, Head of School.  

Our record of excellence in teaching and learning is built on a foundation of research excellence, recognized in the QS world subject rankings (2014) where we achieved the highest rating among Schools of Education in Ireland for research activity.  Our team of dedicated academic staff prides itself on building synergies between our research and teaching, giving rise to innovative programmes that respond to changing needs in the education system.   Read more.....

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Dr Marie Clarke awarded funding from the Irish Research Council

Dr Marie Clarke has been awarded funding from the Irish Research Council for her project on the Internationalisation of Irish Higher Education.

The School of Education congratulates its latest graduates

The School of Education would like to congratulate its recent graduates on the successful completion of their studies in the School.

Investing in Teacher Education Must be a National Priority

Unless there is considerable investment over time in teacher educators and their universities, reform of the sector will continue to be aspirational. So writes Professor Ciaran Sugrue in an opinion piece in the Irish Times dated November 17th, 2015.

Equality and Diversity Seminar Series run by the School of Education

As part of the Thematic Seminar Series for Year 2 Professional Master of Education (PME) students, a number of informative and experienced individuals from the education and/or NGO sector shared their extensive experiences of policy formation in the areas of equality and diversity.

Dr Judith Harford delivers the Heaney Lecture at DCU St Patrick's College

Dr Judith Harford delivers the Heaney Lecture at DCU St Patrick's College on November 17th.