Senior Cycle English



We are delighted to welcome you to the Senior Cycle English section of our website where you will find updates of events and resources to support you in the work that you do on a daily basis with your students. We hope that you find it useful and informative. 


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Autumn 2016 - Evening Workshop, Leaving Certificate English: Exploration, Understanding and Reflection 


PDST would like to invite English Teachers to attend our current two and a half hour evening workshop entitled Leaving Certificate English: Exploration, Understanding and Reflection'. Please book your place in your local education centre by registering your details in the Event Booking section of the website (tab located at top of your screen).


Continuous Professional Development (CPD)

Autumn and Spring CPD courses are provided in English each year. See events calendar for further details.


For School Based Support


All schools can apply for subject based support. Your management team can request school based support for English by applying on the PDST Post Primary homepage.


For Additional Support


The Irish National Organisation for Teachers of English (INOTE) was established in October 2008 and has 21 branches around the country.  For more information on the Irish National Organisation for Teachers of English, please go to


PDST Contacts


Through its team of full-time advisors, the PDST supports post-primary teachers of English. The following is a list of advisors for English:

Christina Clarke 
Marie Clynes 
Anne Grills