Marino Institute of Education
Marino Institute of Education (Institiúid Oideachais Marino) is a Dublin-based teaching, learning and research community committed to promoting inclusion and excellence in education. MIE focuses on serving all levels of the continuum of education through the provision of undergraduate and postgraduate courses in initial teacher education as well as early years, adult and further education. MIE’s academic programmes are validated, quality assured and awarded by Trinity College Dublin, the University of Dublin. MIE is an Accredited College of Trinity, with this relationship being strengthened through the development of a joint academic strategy to promote closer and more extensive collaborations in teaching and research. MIE’s research profile is steadily growing with significant work being undertaken in the areas of initial teacher education, early childhood education, inclusive education, and intercultural education.
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This dissertation traces the development of a more centralised role for parents in primary education. The Education Act, 1998 emphasises the importance of a partnership approach to the development of the school plan. ...
The significance of a pre-service RE course, which recognises the importance of a focus on the inner life : exploring the experience of primary teacher education students in a small teacher education college in Dublin (University of Exeter, 2014-08-29)This thesis reports the findings of a research study conducted in an initial primary teacher education college in Dublin, exploring how teacher education students experienced and constructed meaning from a pre-service RE ...
(Infonomics Society, 2015-03)The student-centred approach to teaching advocated by Carl Rogers and others maintains that significant learning is most effectively promoted through facilitation of self-initiated, responsible action. Rogers describes his ...