10 January, 2022

Dr Mary O'Kane: How Can We Challenge Thinking on Collaborative Partnerships with Children and Families?

Early Childhood Education Expert Dr Mary O’Kane will bring a thought-provoking discussion to life at...
07 January, 2022

What is the value of Montessori Teaching in 2022?

Maria Montessori was a strong advocate that children learn through play and the learning environment...
06 January, 2022

What can I do with Early Childhood Studies?

The professionalisation of the early years sector in Ireland is well and truly underway.   
23 December, 2021

Collaborative Partnerships: Supporting Parents to Enhance the Language of STEAM

As a parent of three not-so-small boys anymore, it has always been my mission to instil confidence, ...
16 December, 2021

Same-sex Parents and Their Children Must be Recognised as a Family Across EU - Court Rules

The EU's top court has ruled that same-sex parents and their children must be recognised as a family...
10 December, 2021

Dr Mary O'Kane: Challenging Thinking on Collaborative Partnerships with Children and Families

Early Childhood Education Expert Dr Mary O’Kane will bring a thought-provoking discussion to life at...
10 December, 2021

Childcare Services Increasingly Publicly Funded Under Reforms - Minister for Children

Major reforms to the funding model for early learning and childcare services have been announced in ...
08 December, 2021

Portobello Presents: Dr Mary O'Kane on Collaborative Partnership with Children and Families

Our upcoming webinar on Monday, January 10th will be led by Dr Mary O'Kane, who will speak about Col...
11 November, 2021

Key Takeaways: Early Years Webinar with Nóirín Hayes on a Nurturing Pedagogy

Professor Nóirín Hayes gave a presentation at Portobello Institute on 'Embracing a Nurturing Pedagog...
08 November, 2021

Outdoors In Early Years: Underpinning STEAM Concepts The Natural Way

Research from O’Doherty (2011) tells us that active involvement helps wire the brain; which in turn ...