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Guest Lecture: Teachers, Citizenship, and Memory: Implications for Post-Conflict Societies

You are cordially invited to a UNESCO Centre at Ulster University Guest Lecture, ‘Teachers, Citizenship, and Memory: Implications for Post-Conflict Societies’ with Elizabeth A Worden, Associate Professor, American University, Washington, DC on Wednesday 21st January, 2.30 pm, in Room 82C02, … Continue reading

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Time to Pause and Reflect on Shared Education

Writing in the Belfast Telegraph on Tuesday 9th December Professor Alan Smith from the UNESCO Centre at Ulster University questioned Executive plans to spend £25 million on a shared education programme in Northern Ireland over the next 4 years. Read … Continue reading

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CYP Meets Teaching Unions to Discuss Special Educational Needs

Researchers from the UNESCO Centre Children and Youth Programme (CYP) met with representatives from the Irish Congress of Trade Unions (ICTU) Education Group in Belfast on Tuesday 25th March. The ICTU group has representation from all of the unions representing teaching … Continue reading

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Researchers Present to Assembly Committee on Classroom Assistants

Researchers from our Children and Youth Programme (CYP) travelled to Parliament Buildings Stormont on Wednesday 22nd May to present the findings of our research on the role and contribution of classroom assistants in building capacity for inclusion, to the Northern Ireland Assembly Education Committee. Continue reading

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CYP Team to Brief Assembly Committee on Classroom Assistants Research

Researchers from our Children and Youth Programme (CYP) will travel to Parliament Buildings tomorrow (Wednesday 22nd May) to present the findings of our research on the role and contribution of classroom assistants, to the Northern Ireland Assembly Education Committee. The … Continue reading

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UNESCO Centre and CDSA Hold Successful Seminar on the Role of Classroom Assistants

The UNESCO Centre and the Children with Disabilities Strategic Alliance (CDSA) jointly hosted an extremely successful seminar relating to the role of classroom assistants in Northern Ireland in Belfast on 10th October. Continue reading

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