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From time to time different agencies ask us to inform parents on possible items of interest. This page, for parents, facilitates the dissemination of this information.

Courses run by Kildare Education Centre

Dear Parents/Guardians,
Kildare Education Centre run courses from time to time for parents/guardians who would like to help their children with their schoolwork, and would like some guidance in this area. The telephone number for Kildare Education Centre is 045 530200, however booking for courses should be done on-line.

**On-line booking required via our website
On the top menu bar, click on Course Booking.  
On the drop-down menu, click on Other Courses.

CAINT Speech Therapy Clinic

For Parents/Guardians who have concerns regarding their children's speech, language and motor skills CAINT offers local support and services. Please check out their website for a comprehensive list of the therapies and assessments provided. They are having an official opening day on Monday 11th December 2017 from 13:00 to 19:00. Click to access the CAINT website.


Help your Child with Maths

Please click here for some fun ideas on how to use maths in everyday activities.

Tips for Parents
The I.N.T.O. has put together some information which is of interest for parents of primary school children. They hope that this publication will give you an understanding of the modern primary school and how it works. Teachers and parents work closely together and this guide offers practical examples of partnership between school and home.

Click on the link below to access this helpful guide:


Kildare County Council Parenting Talks

Kildare County Council holds many parenting talks in the libraries around the county. These talks cover many topics such as:

  • Helping your infant/child sleep better

  • Helping children who worry too much

  • Raising Boys

  • First Aid

  • Building your Daughter's Self-Esteem

  • Parenting Tips and Strategies

  • Happy Parents/Happy Children

  • Social Networking & Cyberbullying training

  • Promoting Teenage Wellbeing

  • Self-harming Behaviours in Young People

To find out more about these and other talks click on the link


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