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Aspiring School Leaders Seminar 2020

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DCU Collins Avenue

630 Collins Avenue Extension

D09 W6F4 Dublin

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Cancellations should be made 48 hours in advance to avoid charges. Tickets are €100 ex VAT (€123 inc VAT).



Aspiring School Leaders is a one day Seminar on Timetabling and the use of a School Management Information System. This will be a ‘lecture and demonstration’ style of seminar and no prior timetable or senior management experience is required.

This seminar is designed to benefit teachers who are interested in promotional posts in their school and will be applying for Assistant Principal, Deputy and Principal posts. Online help and notes will be made available to you. This seminar will allow you to build on your knowledge around School Timetabling and other related areas. A personalised ‘Certificate of Attendance’ outlining the content covered will be posted to each participant after the seminar. Note that you do not require principal or secretary level access to VSware in order to attend this event.

Topics included:

  • Timetabling Theory & Principles
  • Class List Manager
  • Managing Substitution Cover
  • Generating Subject Option Blocks
  • Teacher Allocation
  • Timetable Grids
  • Teacher Availability
  • Setting up the Curriculum
  • Scheduling Lessons – Automatically and Manually
  • Adding Learning Support
  • Team Teaching
  • Restrictions for Teaching Groups
  • Managing students with exemptions
  • Complex Curriculum Layouts
  • Feasibility Testing
  • Making Manual Changes
  • Viewing and Editing Timetables.


Location: DCU Glasnevin Campus

Room XG14 which is located in the Lonsdale Building on the ground floor.

Google map link: goo.gl/maps/bnFdr6anrivMgCkj6

Public Transport: You can find information about public transport to the Glasnevin campus, DCU here: dcu.ie/info/public_transport.shtml

Parking: We will provide you with parking permits on the day so that you can park in the multistory carpark on campus.

Times and requirements: Start time is 9:30am. There will be tea and coffee available between 09:00-09:30am and lunch will be at 12:30 in the main restaurant. Dietary requirements have been noted also. Laptops/tablets are not required for this seminar but feel free to bring one if you wish to take notes etc. Tickets can be printed or you may use an e-ticket on your phone. Either one is fine.





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