events

Events

The network meets at least once a year in a nominated further or higher education institution in Ireland. If there are specific topics or issues you would like us to address please contact us.

2017

The 11th annual workshop of the IMLSN will be held in May 2017 in the North West Regional College Derry~LondonDerry.

2016

The 10th annual workshop of the IMLSN was held in May 2016 in NUI Galway.

2015

2014

2013

  • Tutor training materials will be developed by the IMLSN, further details to follow soon.

2012
The 7th annual workshop of the IMLSN took place in Queen?s University Belfast, on the 7th of December 2012.

2011
The 6th annual workshop of the IMLSN took place in UCD on December the 16th 2011. The theme was ?Not Reinventing the Wheel ? Research and Collaboration between Institutions?.

2010
The 5th Irish Workshop on Maths Learning and Support Centres ?How much should we provide ? and when?? was hosted by NUIG and organised by Maura Clancy and Kevin Jennings.
The workshop was originally scheduled for December 2010 but was rescheduled to February 2011 due to weather conditions.

2009

  • A ?Workshop on Survey Creation and Analysis? was hosted in UL by Olivia Gill in June 2009. The morning session was devoted to the design of surveys/questionnaires and was conducted by Dr. Jean Saunders from the Statistics Consultancy Unit in UL. The afternoon session consisted of two sessions:
  1. ?Introducing the use of RASCH analysis? by Dr. Ann O?Shea, Dr. Sinead Breen, and Dr. Joan Cleary from NUIM, SPCD and IT Tralee respectively.
  2. ?The NVIVO analysis system? by Dr. Terry Maguire from IT Tallaght.

Related events prior to 2009.
In December 2008, NUI Maynooth hosted the 3rd Irish Workshop on Maths Learning and Support Centre. The event was organised by Ciar?n Mac and Bhaird and Ann O?Shea.

The conference theme was ?Is Mathematics Support Worthwhile?? We focused on ways of measuring the impact of Mathematics support and ways of improving the effectiveness of initiatives.

In December 2007, UL hosted the 2nd Irish Workshop on Maths Learning and Support Centres. The event was organised by Olivia Gill. In December 2006, DIT hosted the inaugural Irish Workshop on Maths Learning and Support Centres. The event was organised by Eabhnat N? Fhloinn.