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Supportng SEN with Mobile Devices

  This one-day special event hosted by the AmmA Centre is an opportunity for educators and SEN Co-ordinators to explore how iPads can be used to meet the needs of all learners, particularly within SEN. Through a series of presentations and workshops expert practitioners, from mainstream and special education, will share success stories alongside practical […]

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Access Free Creative Industry Videos

Honeycomb Creative Works (http://thehoneycomb.net/) is a business support programme for the creative industries in Northern Ireland, the border region of Ireland and Western Scotland. Honeycomb has a very impressive suite of guest speaker videos online at http://thehoneycomb.net/learning/videos which are aimed at people either working in or thinking about a career in the creative industries. Examples include: […]

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MIA Teacher Training Week 2015

MIA TEACHER TRAINING WEEK 2015 Nerve Belfast Creative Learning Centre Dear Teacher, Welcome to our annual MIA teacher training week. This year we feature our GCE Theory Day with INTO Film Introduction courses which will take you on a journey through film history covering essential Moving Image AS and A2 topics.  And for teachers wishing […]

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Illustration workshop at Belfast School of Art: Friday 15th May, 10.30 – 1.30

Barry Falls (BSA alumnus with illustration clients including New York Times, Observer, Jamie Oliver etc…), Conor McClure our brilliant BSA resident and Christine Blaney senior lecturer in graphic Design and Illustration will be running a hands on and fun workshop with students and community participants at the UU Belfast Campus. If you are interested in […]

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Free Schools Preview of new French film at QFT

Film distributor Studio Canal has offered QFT a special preview for schools of this new, award winning French feature film about a 16 yr old girl living in a tough neighbourhood in Paris. A great opportunity for MIA pupils. The event is on Wed 6th May at 10.30am http://www.palacefilms.com.au/girlhood/ Contact Marion Campbell, Education Officer at QFT […]

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Future Classrooms 2015

Ten years of using creative digital technology in the classroom will be reflected on at the Market Place Theatre and AmmA Centre, Armagh on March 12 as Northern Ireland’s Creative Learning Centres present Future Classrooms 2015. Delivered as part of Creativity Month, this year’s conference will focus on what we’ve learnt about the reality and […]

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Takeover Film Festival set to ‘take over’ QFT screens

The sixth annual Takeover Film Festival ‘takes over’ Queen’s Film Theatre’s screens from Friday 20 to Sunday 22 February, with an exciting weekend of film premieres, star appearances, masterclasses and music, all organised by the enthusiastic QFT Youth Panel. The sixth Takeover Festival commences on Friday 20 February with an exclusive premiere of the inspiring […]

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Free CPD Training for Primary and Post-Primary Teachers

In partnership with Nerve Belfast, Into Film are pleased to offer a range of free teacher training sessions centred around using film and animation in the classroom to support teaching and learning across the curriculum. The training for both Primary and Post-Primary teachers will fall into 2 main areas: Film for literacy – Film is a […]

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Happy Christmas from Nerve Belfast!

Everyone at Nerve Belfast would like to wish you all a very Happy Christmas and New Year! Thank-you everyone for all your kind words and emails of support! Remember if you haven’t already done so you can still have your say on proposed funding cuts for the Creative Learning Centres and film education organisations at tinyurl.com/stopdcalcuts […]

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Support the Creative Learning Centres – have your say on budget cuts now!

It is with deep regret that due to the DCAL cuts the future delivery of the Creative Learning Centres is under severe threat. Please email with the subject line “Support for the Creative Learning Centres”  budgetconsultation@dcalni.gov.uk and please copy your email to: m.mccaffreylau@nervecentre.org to have your say and to support us! Thank-you. The Department of Culture, Arts and Leisure […]

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