The development range, services and reasons for support

What factors affect how well we do in exams?

What factors affect how well we do in exams?   You would think it is all down to how much time you spend swatting in your bedroom.   There are in fact 8 main factors that affect exam performance   Subject Knowledge – Yes how much context you remember. You increase the content you remember… Continue reading What factors affect how well we do in exams?

Mocks and the sky falling in, Chicken Licken Syndrome

Mocks and the sky falling in, Chicken Licken Syndrome   Sometimes I ask why do we do the mocks? In fact, in recent years I have charted that where I have students in schools which don’t do the mocks, they perform better in the leaving certificate in a few months time. Why? Because they don’t… Continue reading Mocks and the sky falling in, Chicken Licken Syndrome

Testimonial for Naoisé O’Reilly

“….We had been looking around for some time to get practical, creative advice and support to assist our son who is in his late teens, on the spectrum and in a mainstream school setting. Naoise came highly recommended to us and has lived up to that expectation in so many ways. Naoise immediately tuned into… Continue reading Testimonial for Naoisé O’Reilly

Dr Naoise O’Reilly Work and Research Areas

Dr Naoise O’Reilly Work and Research Areas