01 621 2392

Literacy & Numeracy

14-November-17
Literacy And Numeracy
In 2011, the Minister for Education and Skills, Ruairí Quinn, published Literacy and Numeracy for Learning and Life: The National Strategy to Improve Literacy and Numeracy among Children and Young People 2011- 2020. The strategy sets targets for improving literacy and numeracy standards to be achieved by the year 2020.

An integrated whole-school approach

The promotion of an integrated, whole-school approach to literacy and numeracy is critical at post-primary level. The Strategy provides that “Literacy and numeracy activity can become contextualised, meaningful and purposeful to the learner through many subjects and areas of learning.” In that context, strengthening skills in this area is a task for all teachers, not just teachers of language or mathematics.

“Literacy includes the capacity to read, understand and critically appreciate various forms of communication including spoken language, printed text, broadcast media, and digital media.” Literacy and Numeracy for Learning and Life, 2011.

Numeracy Wheel.png

Events
Oct
29 2018
School Closed
Oct
30 2018
School Closed
Oct
31 2018
School Closed
Nov
01 2018
School Closed
Nov
02 2018
School Closed
News
25-Sep-2018
GCC is delighted to have such enthusiastic and eager students who have already been involved in the wide range extra-curricular activities on offer. Parents/Guardians please not any change in times. Here is a full schedule:
14-Aug-2018
Here is the full school calendar for the 2018/19 Academic Year.
Enquire
Contact
Griffeen Community College,
c/o Kishoge Community College,
Ninth Lock Road,
Lucan
Co Dublin
Ireland

01 621 2392


Download the iClass App for iOS
Download the iClass App for Android

Scoil Sinead
DDLETB
Location
© 2018 Griffeen Community College