This programme is a joint collaboration between the Access and Student Recruitment Office and the M.Sc. in Guidance and Counselling programme, School of Education Studies, Dublin City University. The creation of this resource would not be possible without the generous financial assistance of Citi Foundation. In supporting this project for disadvantaged schools in the greater North Dublin area Citi Foundation are enabling young people to reach their potential and are recognising that assisting young people with their future is too important to leave to chance.
The collaborators in the research, writing and design of this project –
Head of Access, Ita Tobin, DCU
Project Co ordinator - Paul King, School of Education Studies, DCU.
Content Developer - Frances Devaney, St Mary’s Glasnevin;
Programme Designer - Yvonne Crotty, School of Education Studies, DCU;
We gratefully acknowledge the participating guidance counsellors, students and their parents/guardians from the following schools:
Anne-Lisa Rogers and Tara Kealy, Holy Faith, Killester.
Anne-Marie O’Brien, St Dominic’s Cabra.
Bernie Bourke, The Donahies.
Elena Mifsud, Patrician College, Finglas.
Evelyn Conneely, Mercy College, Coolock.
Frances Devaney, St Mary’s Glasnevin.
Gemma Byrne, St Aidans, Glasnevin.
Mairead Toolan, St Michaels, Finglas.
Sheelah Biggs, Grange College, Donaghmede.
Sinead Delany, St. Kevins, Ballygall Rd.