News


Limiting Screen Time for Kids

Wednesday 8th November 2017 - Presentation Primary School

Ed Power: How I banned screen time for my kids when I realised they were addicted For years, Ed Power happily let his children enjoy TV, iPads... Read more →

Social Media Apps

Monday 3rd July 2017 - Presentation Primary School

  Do you know how to protect your child on social media apps? Concerns over children’s safety online were raised this week following... Read more →

Late-Night Phone Use

Tuesday 6th June 2017 - Presentation Primary School

Wide awake: Late-night phone use harms teenagers' mental health and sleep quality Late-night mobile phone usage led to poorer mental health,... Read more →

Internet Safety Talks

Tuesday 11th April 2017 - Presentation Primary School

Last week Ger Brick of iNetSafetyTalk conducted workshops for all girls from Third Class to Sixth Class. He also spoke to parents on Tuesday... Read more →

Cyberbullying

Monday 6th February 2017 - Presentation Primary School

Online games mean young children are being cyberbullied long before they get a phone New research shows that more than one in 10 school children... Read more →

Internet Safety

Monday 6th February 2017 - Presentation Primary School

Internet Safety Talk Workshops on internet safety have been arranged for all children from Third Class to Sixth Class.  These will take... Read more →

On-line Safety

Friday 23rd December 2016 - Presentation Primary School

Keeping Christmas Merry - Broaching Online Safety This Festive Season Huffington Post - 22/12/2016. Estelle Lloyd : Co-founder of Azoomee, a... Read more →

Coding in Primary School

Wednesday 10th August 2016 - Presentation Primary School

Kids may start learning how to code in primary school Richard Bruton has written to the NCCA to ask if it can be put on the... Read more →

E Books in School

Wednesday 3rd February 2016 - Presentation Primary School

Shelve paperbacks in favour of E-books in schools? By Marc Ashdown BBC News Education Correspondent. 1 February 2016 E-books are increasingly... Read more →

Internet Safety

Saturday 9th January 2016 - Presentation Primary School

One in five children in first class have spoken to a stranger online “Many young people will find ways of accessing what is forbidden to... Read more →

Digital Detox

Saturday 9th January 2016 - Presentation Primary School

Parents Struggle To Limit Children's Screen Time: Digital Detox Experts Offer Advice The Huffington Post UK  -  6th January... Read more →

Digital is the Future

Monday 4th January 2016 - Presentation Primary School

Digital Is the Future in the Wake of Strong Decision Made by the UK The Huffington Post: United Kingdom. 21st December 2015 The proposed change... Read more →

ICT Literacy Skills

Saturday 21st November 2015 - Presentation Primary School

Tablets 'eroding' children's digital skills BBC News. 19 November 2015 Children's growing use of mobile devices may hamper their learning of key... Read more →

Computers in Education

Tuesday 15th September 2015 - Presentation Primary School

Intense computer use in class is linked to ‘significantly poorer student performance’ Ireland has one of the lowest rates of internet... Read more →