Stratford teacher co-presents at CESI Conference 2019

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NEWS / 4 March 2019

Stratford was represented at this year's CESI (Computers in Education Society of Ireland) 2019 Conference in Athlone. The theme of the conference was "Creativity, Collaboration, and Computers: Practitioner Perspectives".

Ms O'Kelly co-presented a presentation led by Professor Brendan Tangney, co-director of Trinity College's Centre for Research in IT in Education (CRITE) and Dr Jake Rowan Byrne, Assistant Professor in Contemporary Teaching & Learning and Computing, Trinity College Dublin.

The presentation was titled: "The Digital Learning Framework and Leaving Cert Computer Science with Bridge21: Theory and Practice".

Stratford College is one of the 40 Phase 1 Leaving Certificate Computer Science schools.

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