The Sociology in Schools Conference is a joint Waterford Institute of Technology and Marino Institute of Education event.
Sociology in Schools, International Perspectives: Learning from Shared Insights brings together national and international speakers to debate the importance of sociology in post-primary schools. It will offer perspectives on the position of social and political education, including sociology, in the educational system of Ireland and of other countries.
This new conference is the product of the Sociological Association of Ireland and the PSPP Study Group of the SAI and was co-organised by:
Dr Lisa Moran, Senior Lecturer and Head of Department of Social Care and Early Childhood (WIT)
Dr Aimie Brennan (Marino Institute of Education, PSPP co-ordinator)
Dr John O'Brien (SAI President and WIT).