Research Bursaries from COGG

Feb 14, 2020

An Chomhairle um Oideachas Gaeltachta agus Gaelscolaíochta welcomes applications from individual researchers or institutes to undertake research (as a long term or short term research project) in any one of these topics:

Priority areas of research:
• Appropriate supports for children with special educational needs in Gaeltacht/or Irish-medium schools
• Language assessment in Gaeltacht and/or Irish medium schools
• Content and Language Integrated Learning (CLIL)
• Implementation of Circulars 52/2019 and 53/2019: Exemption from the study of Irish
• Multilingualism among pupils from Gaeltacht and Irish-medium schools
• Late immersion – the transition from English-medium primary education to Irish medium post-primary education.
• The student voice: Attitudes to Irish in Gaeltacht and Irish medium schools
• Impact of the school community on immersion education in Gaeltacht schools
• The impact of technology on Irish language learning and/or learning through the medium of Irish
• The feasibility of online communities of practice to provide professional collegial support for teachers in Gaeltacht and Irish-medium schools
• Applications will be accepted for other research topics, if relevant to COGG’s functions.
Applications will be accepted at or by post at SPARÁNACHT, COGG, 23 PLÁS WINDSOR, BAILE ÁTHA CLIATH, D02 RD80

Final date for applications: No applications will be accepted after 4pm on Monday 2 March 2020.