Interview with Eimear Meagher and Miriam Crone

Amy and Roisin interviewed Eimear Meaghar and Miriam Crone at ICT in Education. It was their first time at the conference and they spoke about their experience. They told us about what they found interesting at the conference. They also mentioned how important conferences like ICT in Education are and would thoroughly recommend people to go.

Amy and Roisin
Youth Media Team
at ICTEdu 2017

Interview with Siobhan Magner DBS

As part of the ICTedu conference LIT Thurles,  we attended a workshop facilitated by the Youth Media Team.  Siobhan outlined her role as a lecturer at DBS and how her career has changed over time.

Youth Media Team

Interview with David Pollard

Caitlin and Roisin interviewed David Pollard at #cesicon. David spoke about his work with Learning Tech Labs. He told us how they are community of technologists,designers,educators and entrepreneurs sharing knowledge and creating solutions for better education. He told us about how that community has developed and where to find it.

Caitlin and Roisin

Youth Media Team

Claire, Ailís and Gavin’s interview with Caitlin and Amy

During our Youth Media Team workshop we got interviewed by Claire,Ailís and Gavin. They asked us about how the work of the Youth Media Team and our experience with it. They also asked us about our favourite interviews, possible interviews and people we might like to interview in the future.  They asked us about difficulties and how we overcame them.

Caitlin and Amy

Youth Media Team


Caitlin and Amy’s interview with Colm Gorey

Caitlin and Amy interviewed Colm  Gorey from Silicon Republic.  Colm told us that he was at #cesicon in order to make connections and meet with the people he has seen on Twitter. He also spoke about his role in Silicon Republic and the event they are running again this year Inspirefest.

Caitlin and Amy

Youth Media Team

Interview with Seamus O’Neill

Math! Magic!

Roisin interviewed Seamus O’Neill at #Cesicon. Seamus is a retired primary school teacher and author of Mathemagic 1-6. He spoke about his new project ‘Ready Steady Code’ and how he wants this implemented in primary school maths classes. Seamus runs courses in Navan Education Centre and he told us more about these.

Thomas Boyle and Mags Amond’s interview with Caitlin and Roisin

YMT interview Mags Amond and Thomas Boyle

The tables were turned this week at #cesicon when Mags amond and Thomas Boyle interviewed Caitlin and Roisin from the Youth Media Team. They spoke about how the Youth Media Team has changed their school lives and personal development. They also spoke about how simple the work of the Youth Media Team is and how they have learned so much from the conferences they have attended.


Youth Media Team.

Interview with Brendan Maher, Eoin Kelly and John Mullane

At the launch of Brendan Cummins’ book ‘Standing My Ground’, we interviewed a selection of hurling greats past and present, including the likes of Brendan Maher,  Eoin Kelly and Waterford’s John Mullane.  Each shared their own memories of Brendan’s career in the past 20 years.

Eoin Kelly

Brendan Maher

John Mullane

Finn, Amy and Róisín

Interview with Joe Bracken (Tipperary PRO) and Referee Fergal Horgan


At the launch of this years Clean Ireland Recycling Senior Hurling County Final Chris, Finn and Roisin meet up with Joe Bracken County PRO and Fergal Horgan this years referee. Joe shared his memories of attending county finals growing up.


Fergal discussed the privilege of being in charge of such an important occasion on the Tipp hurling calendar.

Here’s the interviews :

Joe Bracken

Fergal Horgan

Youth Media Team
Chris, Finn and Roisin