Social, personal and health education (SPHE) provides particular opportunities to foster the personal development, health and wellbeing of the child and to help him/her create and maintain supportive relationships and become an active and responsible citizen in society. Click on the buttons and images below to access support materials and resources.




Core SPHE materials
SPHE Curriculum SPHE Teacher Guidelines SPHE Glance Cards Resource List SSE Support Materials for SPHE



Further Support Materials
Wellbeing Guidelines Health Promoting Schools Framework

Making the Links and Beyond 2017 


NCCA Guidelines for teaching children with GLD Webwise



Relevant Circulars
22/2010 SPHE - Best Practice for Primary Schools
65/2011 Child Protection Procedures for Primary and Post-Primary Schools
45/2013 Anti-Bullying Procedures for Primary and Post-Primary Schools
13/2016 Promotion of Healthy Lifestyles in Primary Schools


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