#AskLetters1916: Education | 25 November 2015, 7.00 – 8.00pm

A special #AskLetters1916 Twitter chat will take place on Wednesday 25th November 2015 from 7.00-8.00pm (GMT.) The focus for the chat is:   WHAT ARE THE CHALLENGES FOR TEACHERS USING DIGITAL PRIMARY SOURCES IN THE CLASSROOM, AND HOW CAN THEY BE ADDRESSED?   Our next chat which explores the practicalities of using digital primary sources in … Read more

Letters for #AskLetters1916 twitter chat | 1 September 2015

Below is a selection of letters relating to Business in 1916 from the Letters of 1916 collection. We will discuss these letters and more during the #AskLetters1916 twitter chat on 1 September 2015. Letter from Charles E. Jacob to Joseph Brennan, 6 May 1916 National Archives of Ireland http://letters1916.maynoothuniversity.ie/diyhistory/items/show/1269 This letter concerns the occupation of … Read more

Letters for #AskLetters1916 | 1 September 2015

Below is a selection of letters relating to Business in 1916 from the Letters of 1916 collection. We will discuss these letters and more during the #AskLetters1916 twitter chat on 1 September 2015. Letter from Charles E. Jacob to Joseph Brennan, 6 May 1916 National Archives of Ireland http://letters1916.maynoothuniversity.ie/diyhistory/items/show/1269 This letter concerns the occupation of … Read more

7 July 2015: #AskLetters1916 chat in Irish | AN GHAEILGE AGUS LITREACHA 1916

Beidh an chéad chomhrá Twitter #AskLetters1916 ar siúl ar an Máirt 7 Iúil idir 5.30 – 6.30 i.n (GMT).  Beidh an comhrá faoi stiúir Emma Ní Chearúil, Forbróir Ardán Ilmheán Conradh na Gaeilge agus iar-iníon léinn na Gaeilge in Ollscoil Mhá Nuad.  Ábhar cainte na míosa seo ná AN GHAEILGE AGUS LITREACHA 1916 Beidh an … Read more

#AskLetters1916 chat – Digital Resources in the classroom | Tuesday 2 June 17.30GMT

The next #AskLetters1916 Twitter chat will take place on Tuesday 2 June 2015 from 5.30 – 6.30pm (GMT). The chat will be co-hosted by the Military Archives and Neale Rooney from the Letters of 1916 project.  This month, the chat will focus on using and creating digital materials in the classroom. The chat is open to all … Read more

#AskLetters1916 chat: Lusitania and Naval Ships in WW1

  Today’s #AskLetters1916 Twitter chat will take place from 5.30 – 6.30pm (GMT): @letters1916 To coincide with the 100th anniversary of the sinking of the Lusitania, the topic for the chat is: Naval Ships in WW1. Tweet us and join the conversation! Remember to include the hashtag: #AskLetters1916 in you tweet!  We are looking forward … Read more

#AskLetters1916 chat: 20 April | Letters of Easter Week, 1916

The next #AskLetters1916 Twitter chat will take place on Monday 20 April 2015 from 5.30 – 6.30pm (GMT). The chat will be hosted by Dr Brian Hughes, a postdoctoral researcher in Trinity College Dublin and former Associate Editor of the Letters of 1916 project.  This month, the chat will focus on letters which were written 99 years ago … Read more