Agenda and Sponsors AGM 2014

ATS Conference and AGM


Saturday October 11th 2014                                             Hilton Hotel Kilmainham


The ATS is delighted to collaborate with the Consejería de Educación, the Instituto Cervantes, Leárgas, the PDST and the PPLI to promote the teaching and learning of Spanish in Ireland.




9.00-9.30                Registration


09.30-09.45            Patrick Coffey (PDST)

“The new Scoilnet – Sharing your resources”.


9.45-10.00           Carlos García de la Santa Delgado, the new Academic Director of the Instituto Cervantes Dublin


10.00 – 11.15         Ana Sanchez Pérez (Colegio Delibes):”Taller teórico-práctico: pronombres   complemento directo e indirecto, ¿un caso de confusión?”


11.15-11.45           COFFEE BREAK – register for raffles at stands.


11.45-12.05          Lisa Fox ““Léargas 

Opportunities for Schools and Teachers”


12.00-12.05          Kenia Puig i Planella

“Current projects in the PPLI


12.05-12.15          Alvina Byrne Mulloy

“Spanish in Ireland: Past, Present and Future” / One Voice For Languages


12.15- 12.45        AGM


12.45-13.00          Adolfo Carbón, the new Education Advisor,Spanish Embassy “Consejería: programmes, resources and projects”


13.00- 13.50         LUNCH


13.50-15.20          Charo Hernandez (UCD) “La evaluación en el aula de



15.20                    Raffle results and closure.



We are very pleased to have the following sponsors with us this year and thank them for their raffle prizes.


We currently ask all exhibitors to donate a raffle prize which can go directly to our members instead of charging exhibitors a fee per stand.


Budget School & Group Tours                       €100 One for All Voucher


Donegal Language & Adventure Centre         One Teacher Pre-view voucher for 2 adults: this includes 2
nights in hostel accommodation, 1 surf session and 1
land-based activity.


Edco                                                                  An estar 7” tablet


Irlanda en español                                            €100 worth of Irlanda en español tours or10 free pupils on a Spanish day outing


Euro Languages College                                  €100 One for All Voucher


Folen                                                                    15 copies of Rapid Revision Junior Cert Book


Grasshopper Language Centre                        One Nespresso machine


International Books                                            To be confirmed                      1st prize: ALL IN 8 package for either LC

                                                                             or JC class, a set of Spanish flashsticks and

a flamenco hat.

                                                                             2nd prize: A Spanish wig, a Spanish flag

(big), 2 little flags and a set of


                                                                              3rd prize: A flamenco hat, a set of

Flashsticks, 2 small flags


Stein Study                                                      2 theatre tickets