Delighted for GMIT to be shortlisted as a finalist for six National Education Awards 2018. The award ceremony will take place in Dublin, Ballsbridge Hotel on April 19th
Teaching and learning development initiatives shortlisted as a finalist under two categories:
Finalist Student Engagement and Communications Award
GMIT offer a range of Student Engagement opportunities with a focus on building a student-centred learning environment. From first year to final year, students engage with: a welcome programme; a first year skills module; a student led learning PASS programme; career clinics; a community engagement module; Step Forward class leader training; an employability toolkit; and wellness initiatives.
Finalist Best Student Experience Award
GMIT provide a range of learning and teaching development initiatives with a focus on building a student-centred learning environment. From first year to final year, students experience a sense of belonging and gain an opportunity to develop: learning and innovation skills; peer learning leadership skills; community collaboration skills; and an entrepreneurial spirit.
I live in Galway by the sea. A mum of two great boys. Working in GMIT as the Teaching and Learning Officer and a Lecturer in Teaching and Learning Development. To relax, I write about Captain Cillian, an Irish seafaring explorer!