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Category: Afterschools

Get that “Khan Do”! Attitude with Khan Academy Maths Club

Khan Academy sees 17 young people come after school to practice their maths skills every Tuesday. A personalised learning resource for all ages, Khan Academy provide practice exercises, video tutorials and a personalised dashboard which allows students to study at their own pace and outside of a classroom. The Citywise awards night saw four students […]

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Adobe Delights! – This is worth a look

ADOBE DELIGHTS! Thanks to Adobe staffer Alan for a demo of his companies Photoshop software capabilities this past week…. Posted by Citywise Education on Thursday, April 7, 2016

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Homework Club expansion

If you know someone in 3rd, 4th, 5th or 6th class who would benefit from a supervised homework club 4 days a week, then… Posted by Citywise Education on Thursday, February 11, 2016

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Boys overnight reward trip 2015

Our afterschools children enjoy ghost stories down by the ‘haunted’ Blessington Lakes, as we enjoyed a night in Laurel Lodge, Ballyknockan, Co. Wicklow

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Afterschool Awards night 2015

Hard to believe it was already a week ago, but here are some of the photos from our awards night on 14th May 2015 on our Facebook page. click the link below Photos from the afterschools awards night on 14th May 2015, where young people from boys and girls Grenoble, Hamburg,… Posted by Citywise Education […]

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FIRST Lego League Finals – Jan 2015

Just under 300 students from 10 counties around Ireland travelled west to take part in the final which ran all day in the Radisson Blu hotel with heightening excitement and tension. For each of the teams competing, this was the final leg of a challenging and exhilarating journey which saw them complete projects which addressed […]

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Christmas Ice Skating 2014

130 people enjoyed the festive atmosphere in Citywise & out at Dundrum on Ice on Wednesday 17th December. Citywise members, volunteers and salesforce staff had a great day skating and having fun on the frozen rink. Salesforce volunteers had no problem breaking the ice with Citywise children as they spent most of their time falling!

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Fast Track Awards evening – 16/12/14

Jobstown was once again transformed into a joyful celebration of talent and achievement this week at the Citywise Fast Track awards night. Thirty-five young people received recognition for excelling both educationally and personally, and for being a shining light in their Citywise groups and in their communities. The event kicked off with the effervescent Kevin […]

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Salesforce get their skates on for Citywise

Santa may be making his final preparations but by far the most anticipated event in Tallaght this December is the Citywise annual ice skating trip! Sponsored by Salesforce, over 130 young (and not so young) will take to the ice once more to fly, cry, sprawl and fall in Dundrum’s magical ice-rink on Wednesday 17th […]

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Belfast Fast Track to Clip N’ Climb

Facing our fears and climbing to new heights, the Belfast Fast Track group got the chance to go to the new Clip N’ Climb arena in Dundonald. After harnessing up and getting the safety briefing from our guide, the group were set loose on the walls, with the aiming of rising above their mates. It […]

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