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Key Skills

Key Skills

Key Skills

Key skills help learners develop the knowledge, skills and attitudes to face the many challenges in today’s world. They also support students in learning how to learn and to take responsibility for their own learning.

Key Skills of Junior Cycle (pdf)

Getting Started with Key Skills in your school (pdf)

Key Skills Videos: See examples of key skills in action in the classroom

Key Skills Teaching Toolkits

Support Materials

Embedding Key Skills in Subject Planning: Schools' Experiences


Introducing the staff to key skills:

A whole staff approach to Key Skills: Athy Community College (ppt)