The Association of Teachers’/Education Centres in Ireland (ATECI) is the umbrella organisation for the national network of Education Centres, which comprises 21 Full-time and 9 Part-time Education Centres.

Cork’s Lifelong Learning Festival promotes and celebrates learning of all kinds, across all ages, interests and abilities, from pre-school to post retirement.

Education and Training Boards (ETBs) were established on 1 July 2013 and they are constituted from the former VECs and FÁS Training Centres. ETBI was also established on 1 July 2013.

The Digital Schools of Distinction is a flagship programme which aims to promote, recognise and encourage excellence in the use of technology in primary schools.

With the central mission of helping educators to design and implement the best possible education experiences for their learners, H2 Learning was established in September 2002.

HECA was set up in 1991 by four National Council of Education Awards designated colleges and has since expanded to include 16 colleges. Over the past 20 years, HECA has become the recognised voice of independent higher level education in Ireland.

The IUA are the Irish universities’ representation, support and advocacy organisation for matters of shared sectoral concern. On representation, we are the collective interface between the universities and the state. 

The seventh Limerick Lifelong Learning Festival will run right across Limerick City and County, from Saturday 1- Friday 7 April 2017 with over 200 free events that are open to all.

National Adult Literacy Agency

The National Adult Literacy Agency is a charity committed to making sure people with literacy difficulties can fully take part in society and have access to learning opportunities that meet their needs.

The National Association of Principals and Deputy Principals is the professional association for second level school leaders in Ireland. NAPD is a respected education partner represented on relevant local, regional and national bodies both statutory and non-statutory.

The PDST is the country’s largest single support service offering professional learning opportunities to teachers and school leaders in a range of pedagogical, curricular and educational areas.

The Royal Irish Academy/Acadamh Ríoga na hÉireann champions research. We identify and recognise Ireland’s world class researchers. We support scholarship and promote awareness of how science and the humanities enrich our lives and benefit society.

The Technological Higher Education Association (THEA) is the representative body for the 14 Institutes of Technology in Ireland.

is the national representative body for the 354,000 students in third level education on the Island of Ireland.  We are a membership organisation – our members are our affiliated Students’ Unions around Ireland, North and South.

The National Student Engagement Programme is a collaborative initiative under development by the Union of Students in Ireland (USI), the Higher Education Authority (HEA), and Quality and Qualifications Ireland (QQI).