October 11, 2012

SCoTENS 10th annual conference: Creative Teachers for Creative Learners: Implications for Teacher Education

Our tenth annual conference, held in Cavan in October 2012, titled Creative Teachers for Creative Learners: Implications for Teacher Education brought together local and international expertise in classroom creativity.

The conference was officially opened by Irish Minister of Education and Skills, Mr Ruairi Quinn TD, and the NI Minister for Education, Mr John O’Dowd MLA. Both Ministers emphasised the importance of digital technologies for teaching learning and assessment.

In launching Approaches to Creativity: A Guide for Teachers, by Orison Carlile and Anne Jordan (McGraw-Hill/Open University Press), Minister Quinn emphasised his support for teachers in their role of unlocking young peoples’ creativity.

Click here to read more about this conference on Scotens.

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