Interview with Adrienne Webb Chairperson of the Computer Education Society of Ireland.www.cesi.ie
In our latest podcast Michael Hallissy is joined by Adrienne Webb, Chairperson of the Computer Education Society of Ireland, for her annual TeachNet podcast recording, this time ahead of their 2012 Annual Conference “TEACHnology: merging teaching and technology in schools”. Adrienne talks about this year’s keynote by Professor Steve Wheeler, details some of the highlights on the packed agenda for this year’s conference and explains why its an event no teacher interested in technology should miss
Founded in 1973, the Computer Education Society of Ireland supports the development of methodologies that help to marry new technologies with a sound pedagogy. Organised and driven by practitioners for practitioners, at all three levels of the educational system, CESI promotes the practical implementation of ICTs at school and classroom level.CESI represents the views of a range of professionals involved in mainstream education in Ireland.
The CESI National Conference “TEACHnology: merging teaching and technology in schools” takes place this February 24th (Heritage Hotel) and 25th in Portlaoise College, Co. Laois. For more information and online registration, visit www.cesi.ie/conference-2012 .