IPPN's Annual Deputy Principals' Conference takes place in mid-May each year. It attracts deputy principals as well as education advocates, Department of Education officials and other education partners. The event combines professional seminars, plenary sessions with keynote speakers of national and international reknown and of course plenty of time to network with fellow deputy principals as well as an Education Expo featuringa variety of learning resources and school supplies.

This year's Deputy Principals' Conference will take place on the afternoon of Thursday 15th May and full day Friday 16th May in the Carlton Shearwater Hotel Ballinasloe.  The conference will feature keynote addresses from Minister Ciarán Cannon, Fr. Peter McVerry and Brendan McCabe, IPPN President as well as seminars including:

  • Be(com)ing a Digital School, Robbie O'Leary
  • Dealing Effectively with Bullying, Seán Fallon
  • Mindfulness and Wellbeing for Teachers, Ann Caulfield & Derval Dunford
  • Priorities For Principal Teachers, Tom McGann & Páiric Clerkin
  • Self Assessment Folders for Children, Joan Keating & Siobhan Cahillane McGovern


    IPPN Education Expo      


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