SMART Studyskills Workshops

SMART Studyskills Workshops

Junior Cycle Study Skills

(2 hrs), suitable for 2nd and 3rd yr students.

This is a hands on workshop and focuses on the following:

  • Setting up your study area and being organised
  • Goal setting
  • How to prepare a study timetable/plan
  • How to be an active learner
  • Note making
  • Memory techniques, chunking & mnemonics
  • Creating a study record
  • Time management skills

€45, includes information pack and study record, with personalised study timetable


Leaving Cert. Study Skills

(2hrs 30 mins)

This workshop is suitable for 5th and 6th year students. It will focus on the following areas:

  • Setting up your study area and being organised
  • Goal setting
  • How to prepare a study timetable/plan
  • How to be an active learner
  • Note making
  • Memory techniques, chunking & mnemonics
  • Creating a study record
  • Time management skills
  • Essential exam techniques
  • Understanding exam vocabulary
  • Understanding how the leaving cert is marked

How to work towards your goal and maximise your points

€50, includes information pack and study record, with personalised study timetable


Learning to learn workshop for 1st year students

  • will be held in early December 2018

Terms and conditions

  • Workshops are in small groups and booking is essential.
  • Deposit of €20 holds the place, payment by cheque or paypal (link here)
  • Students must engage and be willing to work on activities, this is a workshop, not a talk.
  • Students need to bring their school timetable to the workshop, all other resources are provided.

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Hello, I’m Mary O'Dowd

Mary O'Dowd

Education Consultant

Mary is an education consultant and qualified teacher with over 33 years’ experience. In 2005 Mary O’Dowd set up SMART Education, a purpose built independent Learning Centre, to provide educational assessments, consultations, tutorials and workshops for students aged 4 to 18 yrs.

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