National Annual Awards 2019 Winners

The winners of the Early Childhood Ireland National Annual Awards 2019.

National Annual Awards 2019 Winners

National Annual Awards 2019

Congratulations to all the winners at our National Awards 2019:

 

Learning Stories Award 2019
Our Preschool Castle – Rainbows Preschool, Co. Cork

In this story children explored ideas of planning permission, construction, engineering, architecture, culture and history. A story of creative experiences for children that led to their reflection on historical times in their local area. 

National Annual Awards 2019 Winners

 

Inspired Practice of The Year Award 2019
Paw Poo Patrol – The ABC Club, Meath

The concept of young children as citizens with rights is promoted throughout the early years sector. The newly formed Paw Poo Patrol in the town of Dunboyne is an example of active citizenship. Paw Poo patrol became influencers, gaining admirers and followers within their community and beyond.

National Annual Awards 2019 Winners

 

Partnership with Families Innovation Award 2019
Beverton Preschool and Roots & Wings Beverton

Preschool and Roots & Wings developed key workers dolls (which represents each key worker) to foster communication and connections between home and creche. The dolls go home with the children which allows the parents and families opportunities to enquire about their day in a non-invasion way.

National Annual Awards 2019 Winners

 

LINC Award for leadership in Inclusion 2019
Playmates Preschool – Meath

Playmates Preschool provides opportunities, so every child and family is listened to and included. They also introduced a distributed leadership model into the setting which provides opportunity for all staff to voice their ideas.

National Annual Awards 2019 Winners

 

Educator of the Year
Kathleen Cash

Kathleen Cash received the educator of the year Award 2019. She devotes much of her time and energy into creating welcoming environments with quality experiences not only for children and families in Tir na nÓg but in creating a warm and supportive work environment in which the team can flourish as professionals too.

National Annual Awards 2019 Winners

 

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Click below for a brief recap of our National Awards 2019:

 

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