Ireland

ELT-Consultants was founded in 2010, any projects or events listed before that year were deliveredby individual Directors or Associates (please refer to individual CV). Projects and events listed in descending year order, with newest first.

 

Event: CELTA Training 

Location: Dublin

Duration: 3 x 4 weeks 2012 

Donor: The English Academy

Partner:The English Academy

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Event: Part-time English Language Support Programmes (EAP)

The design and delivery of part-time EAP support programmes (8 weeks in length) for postgraduate students from a variety of academic disciplines.

Location:  Galway, Ireland

Duration:  February 2009 – March 2012

Donor: National University of Ireland, Galway (NUIG)

Status: Awarded

Partner: National University of Ireland, Galway (NUIG)

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Event: Management: Director of Teacher Training and Acting Director of Studies

Management of intensive and semi-intensive pre-service teacher training programmes. Duties included: developing and delivering input sessions, observing and facilitating reflective feedback sessions, assessing coursework, interviewing, report writing and all other administrative duties. As acting Director of Studies, was responsible for the academic management of the school: recruitment, timetabling, materials design, preparing and leading monthly in-house teacher development workshops, teacher observations, advising and counselling students and staff members.

Location:  Galway, Ireland

Duration:  September 2001 – June 2004

Donor: Galway Language Centre

Partner: Galway Language Centre

 

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Ireland: Country facts

Population
  • 4.63 million
GDP per capita (2011 PPP$)
  • 42,918.61
Adult literacy rate (% 15 and older)
  • n.a.
Gross enrolment ratio: primary (% of children of primary school age)
  • 105
Gross enrolment ratio: secondary (% of children of secondary school age)
  • 118
Gross enrolment ratio: tertiary (% of population of tertiary school age)
  • 73
Primary school dropout rates (% of primary school cohort)
  • n.a.
Pupil-teacher ratio
  • 16
Expenditure on education (% of GDP)
  • 6.5

Source: United Nations Human Development Reports 2014