Evolving identities: Collaboration to enhance student success.


Learning Outcomes: Understand how working on cross disciplinary collaborative initiatives builds capacity and contributes to student success Learn how collaborative and reciprocal learning takes place between academic and professional staff and students Identify and create opportunities for cross disciplinary, collaborative projects  

Practical Universal Design for Educators

Dundalk Institute of Technology , Ireland

Learning Outcomes: Practical application of the principles of Universal Design for Learning (UDL) to digital, blended and classroom-based learning Evaluation of current teaching practices from a UDL perspective The synthesis of more inclusive teaching supports and approaches, incorporating the principles of UDL

Resilience Building for Students and Educators

Dundalk Institute of Technology , Ireland

Learning Objectives • Awareness of the neuroscience underpinning resilience, and its educational benefits • Evidence-based techniques to support the development of resilience • Mindset analysis and evaluation of stress responses • Application of tools and techniques to promote resilience and successfully manage challenges

Science Undergraduate Research Experience (SURE) 2021 Online Conference


The National Forum is delighted to support the Science Undergraduate Research Experience (SURE) 2021 Conference, to be hosted online on 01 October by Athlone Institute of Technology, Dundalk Institute of Technology and Waterford Institute of Technology. This is the fourth in a series of SURE Conferences. Students from throughout Ireland who are completing their final…