CRAFTed learning skills for life
Deadline Friday 26th January 2018
Are you a primary school teacher or do you know of a National School that might benefit from taking part in a craft and visual arts project, working with a professional craftsperson in the classroom?
The Design & Crafts Council of Ireland (DCCoI) is looking for interested primary school teachers to take part in CRAFTed primary school’s programme in 2018.
Interested teachers are asked to submit their completed application form to CRAFTed, Drumcondra Education Centre, Drumcondra, Dublin 9 by Friday 26th January 2018.
The Design and Crafts Council of Irelands CRAFTed Programme gives Primary School children and teachers an exciting opportunity to explore their creativity and learn new skills by working with professional craftspeople in the classroom.
CRAFTed supports teachers in the delivery of the Visual Arts (VA) curriculum and investigates how craft processes can contribute to learning in other subject areas such as Social, Environmental and Scientific Education (SESE) curriculum.
CRAFTed provides collaborative training, access to highly skilled craftspeople and gives both teachers and students the opportunity to explore new materials such as clay, fiber and metals.