Teacher Network and CPD

A woman wearing a face shield standing in front of Vermeer's Woman Writing a Letter with her Maid, speaking to a group of 5 school students and their teacher.
Photographer: Jack Caffrey, The Pimlico Project, 2021.Credit

Upcoming CPD workshops

Teacher Network Evening

Join us onsite in the Gallery for our first Teacher Network Evening of 2023!

Find out more about the Gallery’s Teachers & Schools programme, and network with colleagues over a glass of wine. Jennie Taylor, curator of the Zurich Young Portrait Prize, and artist Grainne Moloney Minehan will lead a tour of the exhibition and a discussion on supporting students entering the prize. There will also be a discussion about My Primary School is at the Museum, our special project with 4th class students from John Scottus National School, our latest school in residence. 

Education in the Gallery: a session for trainee teachers and education students

Join Catherine O’Donnell, Education Officer: Teachers, Schools and Youth, for a free introduction to the Gallery’s education programme. This session will cover how we engage with schools, as well as a practical session on how you can use our collections and resources in your teaching. 

  • This session is for third-level students studying education or training to be teachers
  • Available as an onsite tour or online session
  • Dates subject to availability
  • Contact [email protected] to book

About the Gallery's CPD programme for teachers

Our CPD programme for teachers is designed to support teaching and learning through and about art, via collaborative networking.

Join the Gallery’s Teacher Network

  • Be the first to hear about new opportunities, activities and resources for schools.
  • Be part of a collaborative community of teachers. 
  • Help shape the Gallery’s schools programme. 
  • Participate in CPD workshops and networking events.

How to join

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