Blackrock Educate Together Secondary School

Applied Technology

The study of Applied Technology at junior cycle aims to:

  • enable students to develop the necessary conceptual understanding, disciplinary skills and subject knowledge to investigate and solve real-life problems
  • promote the enjoyment of the study of the subject while developing a curiosity about the technological world
  • develop the ability of students to generate and evolve their ideas through an iterative process and communicate through appropriate media
  • develop students’ resilience through constructive critique and support their learning in a ‘safe failure’ environment
  • encourage a disposition of enquiry, innovation, creativity, and self-efficacy

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Dec 07
Board of Management Meeting
Dec 08
Pancake Morning
Dec 18
Christmas Exam Week begins
Dec 25
Christmas Holidays
Congratulations to our boys' team on a hard-fought, well-earned draw today against John Scottus. Blackrock hit the bar, and forced a number of saves but couldn't break the deadlock. Well done to both teams today in a great match.
Congratulations to our 3rd year student, Gabriela, on her achievement in the National Finals of Scifest this year. Gabriela, ably supported by her science teacher, Katie, won the Technological Higher Education Association Award (THEA Award) in the co

Many thanks to local TD, Jennifer Carroll MacNeill for visiting the school today and for talking with our Student Council. It is always a great honour to receive our local representatives who assist us in our continuing process of planning for the

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