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Education for Imagination – some of the events happening this year!

EDUCATION FOR IMAGINATION! The theme for the second annual Laurence Gilson Summer School is ‘Education for Imagination!’ The school, held in Oldcastle, Co. Meath will run from Friday 10th May to Sunday 12th May.  Building on the success of last … Continue reading

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Education for Imagination!

‘Education for Imagination!’ is the theme for the 2013 Laurence Gilson Summer School which will take place in Oldcastle, over the weekend of  May 10, 11 and 12. A thesauras offers the following alternatives for ‘imagination’: Creativity Enterprise Ingenuity Inspiration … Continue reading

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First Laurence Gilson Summer School a success

The first Laurence Gilson Summer School was a great success and from the feedback we’ve had so far, enjoyed by all who attended. (Read the full report here: Report on Gilson Summer School 2012) In what may turn out to … Continue reading

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Memories of the Gilson Endowed School

Many children in and around Oldcastle attended the Gilson Endowed School over its decades of existence. In the later years of the school, some moved on to complete their scondary education in Oldcastle’s post-primary school. That school celebrated its 50th … Continue reading

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