NABMSE Conference Mullingar 2017

The NABMSE 2017 Conference was a resounding success as evidenced by our evaluation forms.

Éilis Dillon, Chairperson, outlined the previous years work and the organisation’s aspirations for the future.

Éilis Dillon, Chairperson, NABMSE welcoming delegates to the NABMSE Conference.

 

Marian Foy (Holy Family School ) and Andrea Hughes (NABMSE), at the Annual NABMSE Conference in Mullingar.

Mary Davidson (St Mark’s School) and Ned Byrne NABMSE, at the Annual NABMSE Conference in Mullingar.

Oonagh Kenny (Marino School), Maria Rowlette (New Court School) and Noreen Lawlor (CPSMA), at the Annual NABMSE Conference in Mullingar.

Fiona Byrnes (St Anthony’s S.S.), John Fitzpatrick (St Michael’s House School), Patricia Ward (St. Brigid’s S.S.) and Valerie Monaghan (St Michael’s House), at the Annual NABMSE Conference in Mullingar.

Dr Gráinne McHale, CEO, SoundOUT, Cork. Gráinne’s presentation gave delegates a chance to hear of the experiences of this inclusive music product.

Keynote Address – Adam Harris, Founder/CEO, AsIAm.ie

Louise McNamara, Director, Financial Services Support Unit (FSSU). Louise gave NABMSE delegates an opportunity to become familiar with this new service for special schools and mainstream primary schools.

Deirdre Nolan (St Lazerian’s School), Miriam Dowdall (St Helen’s Junior School), Michael Wood (Saplings S.S.) and Joe Conlon (Financial Support Services Unit), at the Annual NABMSE Conference in Mullingar.

Bernadette Finnerty (St Michael’s School, Castlerea, Orlagh Mahon and Bro. Matthew Hayes (Kolbe Special School, Portlaoise), at the Annual NABMSE Conference in Mullingar.

Guest speaker, Adam Harris (CEO AsIAm.ie) and Noreen Lawlor (CPSMA), at the Annual NABMSE Conference in Mullingar.

 

Elaine Benson Ryan (Red Hill School), Marie Allen (Midwest School for the Deaf) and Eimear O’Rourke (Holy Family School for the Deaf) , at the Annual NABMSE Conference in Mullingar.

Liam Walsh (DES) and Don Mahon, at the Annual NABMSE Conference in Mullingar.

Louise Mc Namara (FSSU) and Sr. Marie Carroll (RSC NABMSE), at the Annual NABMSE Conference in Mullingar.

Paddy Geally and Éilis Dillon (NABMSE) and Dr  Gráinne McHale (Director Sound out), at the Annual NABMSE Conference in Mullingar.

Margaret Flood , Fiona Coy and Teresa McGann, at the Annual NABMSE Conference in Mullingar.

Ursula Smyth (Saplings School Mullingar ), Maria Corredor (Stepping Stones S.S.), Gerdaline Prendeville (Scoil Aislinn) and Pauric Dooley (St Agustine’s School), at the Annual NABMSE Conference in Mullingar.

Rachel Moynagh , Treassa O’Meara and Marian Foy (Holy Family School) Cathy Cawley (Vincents S.S.) and Ned Byrne NABMSE, at the Annual NABMSE Conference in Mullingar.

Denise Cole, Offaly School of Education/NABMSE and Breda Corr, General Secretary NABMSE

Moyna Staunton, Sr Kathleen O’Connor and Sr Anne Devine (St Mary’s School), at the Annual NABMSE Conference in Mullingar.

Ciara Brennan and Kathleen Byrne explaining the Teachmeet style sessions which gave delegates the opportunity to share their experiences in their schools.

James Mc Mahon and Sr Margaret Dobbin ( St. Anne’s School ) and Marieta Nolan ( St Oliver’s Special School ), at the Annual NABMSE Conference in Mullingar.

Miriam O’Driscoll Curran ( Mother of Love School ), Jane Dowling (St Patrick’s School ) and Christine Leonowicz ( School of the Holy Spirit ) , at the Annual NABMSE Conference in Mullingar.