Closing the PDF Pilot Studies & Next Steps!

Closing of the PDF Pilot Study Implementation Strategy The video below provides an overview of the work on the national Professional Development Framework (PDF) from its inception in November 2016, to its culmination in May/June 2017. Next Steps! Evaluation of the PDF pilot studies participant experience is currently ongoing and a series of resources and…

CEEN (Campus Entrepreneurship Enterprise Network)

Mission statement CEEN is the national network for promoting and developing entrepreneurship education, at higher level with a primary mission of creating the entrepreneurial graduate. CEEN will promote excellence in the field of entrepreneurship education by stimulating research, developing new pedagogy, evaluating and disseminating best practice and creating an evidence base around‚ what works. Target…

Campus Engage

The Aim of Campus Engage: Campus Engage is a national initiative, working with a network of 20 higher education institutions, the IUA and the IOTI, to enable and embed civic and community engagement activity, including community-based research, community-based learning and volunteering, across campuses and communities in Ireland. Membership: HEI staff and students; community-based organisation staff;…

REAP National Network for Enterprise Engagement

The Aim of REAP is: The REAP National Network builds on the REAP project and focuses on sharing good practice in interactions between academia and enterprise.¬† The Network recognises the importance of two-way partnership with enterprise in supporting: 1. Graduate Formation: work placement, employability and entrepreneurship, 2. Workforce Development: customised courses,¬† RPL,¬† work-based learning, 3.…

SLL

Student Led Learning (SLL) is a national special interest group that supports retention, engagement and transition initiatives which foster student success. SLL adopts an evidenced based approach and is a mechanism for sharing best practice across HEIs, FE Colleges and Secondary Schools through collaboration and the dissemination of appropriate resources.   The Aim of Student…