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Apple Regional Training Centre

Free courses for Teachers and Education Staff

RTC schedule of courses

What is an RTC?

 

 

Course Name Description Facilitator Date
1. Introduction to iPad Has your school recently introduced iPads? Do you need a little help in starting up? This course looks at the basics from web-browsing to setting up email and then explores the top 10 apps every classroom needs.

Further Details

 

 

Ian Mulcahy Tues 2nd Oct 18

18:00-20.30

Room 210

2. Using Clips in the classroom  

 

 

An introduction to Apple Clips and how it can be used to create accessible learning content for your classroom. Attendees will be given examples of how they can integrate clips into their curriculum and have an opportunity to create their own collaborative clips.

Further Details
Miriam Walsh Tues 9th Oct 18

18:00-20.30

Room 210

3. Mobile Film-Making and Green-Screen with iPad 

 

This workshop will introduce you to apps you can use to get creative engage students through making movies with green screen and editing with iMovie. 

Further Details
Cormac Cahill Tues 23rd Oct 18

18:00-20.30

Room 413

4. Everyone Can Create – Photography and Drawing

*New*

Discover how you can bring creativity into your classroom by using photograph and drawing apps. Cross-curricular examples will be demoed and attendees will have opportunities to create their own creative content

Further Details
Dawn O’Sullivan Tues 6th Nov 18

18:00-20.30 

Room 210

5. Getting started with Augmented Reality in the classroom 

Explore ways in which augmented reality can be integrated into your classroom and learn how you can create your own augmented reality experiences.

Further Details
Cormac Cahill Tues 20th November 18

18:00-20.30

Room 210

6. Coding with Swift Playgrounds Are you considering introducing coding into your classroom? Learn how you can use Swift Playgrounds to engage students in coding in the classroom. Teachers will also be introduced to third party coding accessories including SPRK+

Further Details
Miriam Walsh Tues 4th Dec 18

18:00-20.30

Room 413

7. Reaching all learners with iPad 

 

Get hands-on experience with the iPad accessibility features including assistive touch, voice over and apps that can improve the learning experience of a special needs student.

Further Details
Roisin Johnson  Tues 15th Jan 19

18:00-20.30

Room 210

8. Enhancing Presentations with iPad and Keynote 

*New*

Learn how you can transform your presentations using Keynote including an in-depth look at and hands-on experience with magic move and shapes. 

Further Details
Miriam Walsh Tues 29th Jan 19

18:00-20.30

Room 210

9. Transform Assessments with iPad

 

Learn about the different apps and features that can be used for digital assessments. Including quiz apps, animations, and grading.

Further Details
Ian Mulcahy Tues 5th Feb 19

18:00-20.30

Room 210

10. Creating and Publishing Multi-Touch Books 

Use Book Creator and Pages with students to create and publish multi-touch books for the classrooms. This course is useful for teachers who want to create textbooks for use in class as well as teachers who might want their students to start creating books.

Further Details
Cormac Cahill Tues 26th Feb 19

18:00-20.30

Room 210

11. Introduction to Final Cut Pro 

 

An introduction to Final Cut and how it can be used in the classroom. Users will edit content, create titles, sync music and learn how to export videos.

Further Details
Fiona O’Mahony Tues 5th Mar 19

18:00-20.30

Room 210

12. Going Further with Final Cut Pro 

 

*New*

Go further with Final Cut Pro with this advanced skills workshops. Attendees will learn how to use 360 editing features as well as advanced audio and imaging features. 

Further Details
Fiona O’Mahony Tues 19th Mar 19

18:00-20.30

Room 210

13. Intro to App Development with Swift 

 

*New*

Learn how you can go further with Swift code and develop apps using Xcode on a Mac. 

Further Details
Miriam Walsh Tues 2nd Apr 19

18:00-20.30

Room 210

14. Everyone Can Create – Video and Music 

 

*New*

Learn how you can use your iPad to be creative. Learn how you can use GarageBand and iMovie to capture school events and how students can document their learning. 

Further Details
Miriam Walsh and Simon Doherty Tues 9th Apr 19

18:00-20.30

Room 210