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Education in County Kildare

General Resources

Educational Portals

These are general resources that teachers, parents, students, and others in the educational sector may find useful.

Visit the Website of Education MattersEducation Matters
Education Matters provides up-to-the-minute, accurate news and information on education in Ireland. It is an invaluable resource for all those who are interested or involved in education at any level.

Education Matters aims to keep busy educators informed, up-to-date, ahead of current trends, inspired, motivated and challenged, and It is a channel for them to express views and ideas, ask questions, or share wisdom.

Visit the website of ScoilNetScoilNet
Scoilnet is a portal website that supports Ireland’s education community by providing educational resources, curricular support, information and advice to students, teachers and parents. It is a portal website for primary and post primary education in Ireland. Schools Online is an area of the site devoted to profiling Irish schools and teachers. It is a key initiative of the Department of Education and Science.

Visit the website of is a collaboration between AIB Bank, The Irish Times, and Intel Ireland in association with other leading corporate supporters to bring you highly innovative, interactive and exciting learning. The website provides valuable resources to help students learn, to revise for their exams, and to enable students and teachers to explore the wider world of education.

Focusing on the Irish Junior and Senior Cycle curricula, was the first resource of its kind designed specifically for Irish students and teachers. uses the expertise of the top teachers in their fields, as well as key members of the syllabus and examination boards for the sourcing and development of content.

Visit the website of TeachNet.ieTeachNet Ireland
TeachNet Ireland funds innovative Irish teachers throughout Ireland to publish curriculum units that demonstrate the integration of ICT into classroom teaching in a meaningful and practical way. TeachNet Ireland is an initiative of St Patricks College Drumcondra, run in association with the Teachers Network New York.

Teachers are trained on how to best disseminate technology integration into classroom teaching and to create interactive curricula for publication on website.