CEIST Education Conference 2006

The first Conference for Principals and Deputy Principals of CEIST was held from 28th to 30th November, 2006 at the Hodson Bay Hotel in Athlone.

Many thanks to all who attended – your active participation ensured to the success of the conference. Many thanks also to all of our speakers for their insightful presentations and workshops.

The Conference Programme and many of the presentations are available below. An analysis of the evaluation forms reveals a very high level of satisfaction with the conference. A summary of the analysis may be downloaded below.

Conference Programme

PDP Conference Welcome and Introduction


Guest Speakers

CEIST Report (Elizabeth Maxwell)

Mr. Jack O’Brien (Chairperson CEIST Board of Directors

Leadership in the Catholic School (Michael Drumm)

Legal Issues (Ian O’ Herlihy)


Peer Presentations on CEIST Core Values

Achieving Quality in Teaching & Learning (Jim Cooney)

Showing Respect to Every Person (Eileen Teahon)

Promoting Spiritual & Human Development (Mary Forde)

Creating Community (John O’ Roarke)

Being Just and Responsible (Patricia Dwyer)


Feedback from the Conference

Conference Evaluations Nov 2006 Web Summary