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The TechSpace Team at Camara Education Ireland strive to align to Digital Creativity and STEAM education strategies to create learn by doing based training and learning development experiences for Teachers, youth Workers and Young people across Ireland.

Creative coding: tech skills can fuel a world of imagination

Creative coding: tech skills can fuel a world of imagination

“The tools of technology are like the paintbrushes of the 21st century for young people,” says Jen Hesnan, TechSpace programme manager with Camara Education Ireland. “The sky is the limit,” she explains, “when it comes to technology and the creative careers and opportunities that can come from it.

TechSpace launches Creative Tech Festival in Lighthouse Cinema

TechSpace launches Creative Tech Festival in Lighthouse Cinema

TechSpace, a non-profit consortium which develops digital creativity in young people, is launching a Creative Tech Festival, the first of what will be an annual event to showcase the work of young people in TechSpaces nationally.

Future in their hands

Future in their hands

More than 300 of Ireland’s brightest teenagers showcased their work in science and technology at the ESB Creative Tech Fest.

 Irish independent - In my opinion... Jen Hesnan

Irish independent - In my opinion... Jen Hesnan

When used safely and effectively, digital media and new technologies can be wonderful tools to ignite young people’s curiosity, creativity and confidence. It can enhance their social awareness and engagement as active citizens. It can also help to build their sense of agency and enable them to develop new knowledge and skills, and for their voices to be heard.

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Creative Tech Fest 2019

Creative Tech Fest 2019

Tech Féile 2018

Tech Féile 2018

Clár TechSpace Bealtaine 2017

Clár TechSpace Bealtaine 2017

Update 2018

Update 2018

Screenagers

Guidance for Digital Youth Work

Screenagers

Digital youth work provides a wonderful opportunity for youth workers to increase their effectiveness with young people. This guide was developed to assist newcomers to digital youth work to see its connection with youth work outcomes and to foster the development of a shared language and terminology for digital youth work.

Maker Activities in Youth Work

Maker Activities in Youth Work

TECHNOLOGY IS PRESENT IN ALL areas of our lives. Young people have grown up in a technologized world and are often at the forefront of adopting the latest technologies. What follows is that rapid growth of technology also puts pressure on the field of youth work: how can we adapt to the ongoing march of technology and digitalisation and update our activities to reflect this new age? How can we best support the growth of young people in this digitalised society?

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Start your journey

Start your journey

To find out more about our TechSpace Training or to see if you are eligible for one of our Sponsored Opportunities to get involved in TechSpace  –  get in touch.

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