Interview with Erin from Physics Busking

The team interviewed Erin from Physics Busking at #FEILTE.  She spoke about what they were doing and how people have reacted to their showcase. She shared their experience at the conference today.

Roisin and Amy
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Interview with Chris Reina

The team interviewed Chris Reina at #FEILTE. Chris spoke at Teachmeet Ireland and we asked him about his views on #FEILTE. He told us that one of the things he likes about the conference is diversity and about how teachers are incorporating this in our education system.

Anna and Amy

Youth Media Team

Interview with Miriam Bergin

The team interviewed secondary school teacher Miriam Bergin about the panel she was involved with at #FEILTE today.  Miriam spoke about how important sharing is in education and also about how important technology is in.  She told us about how she uses technology in her classroom and her school.


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Workshops at #Feilte

Anna went to some of the workshops at #Feilte and interviewed some the presenters afterwards, including Sean Flanagan from Cyber-Bullying Ireland (@CyberBullyingIr)

Connect RP

Make, Create, Innovate

Cog and Axle

Youth Media Team

Interview with Karl Henry and Dr. Ciara Kelly

The team interviewed Karl Henry and Dr. Ciara Kelly about the panel they were involved in at #Feilte. They spoke about the importance of physical education in our lives and how technology can help us to get more active, but that technology cannot replace it. We also spoke about Dr. Kelly’s new radio programme which will be going live tomorrow.

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Interview with Cormac Cahill

Cormac Cahill is a primary teacher with Carrigaline Educate Together National School. Cormac was part of the Digital Education panel at #Feilte.

He spoke to us about digital literacy and how technology can be used in schools.

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Lorcan and Anna

Interview with Keelin Shanley

The team interviewed RTE broadcaster Keelin Shanley. Keelin told us about her interest in female representation in STEM and about what she has learned in her career. She also spoke about what she is learning now that her children are in our education system.

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Roisín and Chris

Interview with Sinead Burke.

The team interviewed Sinead Burke who was part of a panel at #FEILTE today. Sinead is referred to as a small person and she spoke about how the challenges she has faced in her online life have got her to where she is in her life and teaching career. We asked her about her inspirations and how they’ve got her to where she is today.

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Showcases at #Feilte

There were a lot of groups showcasing at #Feilte today. Here are our interviews with a few of them …


Avila Donegan from Queen of Angels Primary School, Dublin 16

Óige Nua Education who support Early School Leavers

Donal Murray (artist)

Youth Media Team

Interview with Joe Schmidt

The Youth Media Team interviewed former Leinster Rugby Manager and current Ireland Rugby coach Joe Schmidt at #FEILTE. Joe gave a keynote presentation and we asked him some questions on his speech.  He spoke to us about his rugby career and also his teaching career and how they can be incorporated together. He spoke about the importance of teamwork, competitiveness and failure in teaching, sport and also life in general.

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Caitlin and Anna