Tom O’Donoghue (The University of Western Australia, Australia)
Judith Harford (University College Dublin, Ireland)
Teresa O’Doherty (Mary Immaculate College, Limerick, Ireland)

Teacher Preparation in Ireland

ISBN: 978-1-78714-512-2, eISBN: 978-1-78714-511-5

Publication date: 21 June 2017


O’Donoghue, T., Harford, J. and O’Doherty, T. (2017), "Prelims", Teacher Preparation in Ireland (Emerald Studies in Teacher Preparation in National and Global Contexts), Emerald Publishing Limited, Leeds, pp. i-ix.



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Teacher Preparation in Ireland

History, Policy and Future Directions

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Teacher Preparation in Ireland

History, Policy and Future Directions


Tom O’Donoghue

The University of Western Australia, Australia

Judith Harford

University College Dublin, Ireland

Teresa O’Doherty

Mary Immaculate College, Limerick, Ireland

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We dedicate this book


Emeritus Professor Áine Hyland

Emeritus Professor John Coolahan

For their Outstanding Contribution to the History of Teacher Education in Ireland

About the Authors

Tom O’Donoghue is Professor of Education in the Graduate School of Education, The University of Western Australia.

Judith Harford is Director of Teacher Education Programmes at the School of Education, University College Dublin, Ireland.

Teresa O’Doherty is Dean of Education, at Mary Immaculate College, Limerick, Ireland.