Dr Brendan Mac Mahon

BA, HDipEd, M.Ed, D.Ed(TCD), PgCert TLHE

Contact Details

Lecturer Above The Bar
Dept. of Education
NUI GALWAY

T: Ext. 2393
E: brendan.macmahon@nuigalway.ie
 
researcher

Biography

Peer Reviewed Journals

  Year Publication
(2014) 'Making the invisible visible: disciplinary literacy in secondary school classrooms'
Mac Mahon, B (2014) 'Making the invisible visible: disciplinary literacy in secondary school classrooms'. Irish Educational Studies, 33 :21-36 [DOI] [Details]

Book Chapters

  Year Publication
(2014) 'Someone else's baby? Literacy in second level classrooms'
Brendan Mac Mahon (2014) 'Someone else's baby? Literacy in second level classrooms' In: Language, Literacy and Literature: Re-imagining Teaching and Learning. Dublin: Reading Association of Ireland. [Details]
(2014) 'Literacy at second level: Where are we now?'
Brendan Mac Mahon (2014) 'Literacy at second level: Where are we now?' In: Education Matters Yearbook 8. Galway: Education Matters. [Details]
(2012) 'Irish and Modern Languages: A Collaborative Journey in Initial Teacher Education'
Furlong, A., Mac Mahon, B. & Ní Ghuidhir, S. In: (2012) 'Irish and Modern Languages: A Collaborative Journey in Initial Teacher Education' In: Re-Imagining Initial Teacher Education: Perspectives on Transformation. Dublin: The Liffey Press. [Details]
(2012) 'The National Strategy: A Focus on Literacy'
Brendan Mac Mahon (2012) 'The National Strategy: A Focus on Literacy' In: Education Matters Yearbook 2012. Dublin: Education Matters. [Details]

Conference Publications

  Year Publication
(2011) Re-Imagining Initial Teacher Education: Perspectives on Transformation
Mac Mahon, B; Ní Ghuidhir, S; Furlong, Á. (2011) Irish and Modern Languages: A Collaborative Journey in Initial Teacher Education Re-Imagining Initial Teacher Education: Perspectives on Transformation [Details]

Other Journals

  Year Publication
(2003) 'Time for a literacy initiative at second level?'
Mac Mahon, B. (2003) 'Time for a literacy initiative at second level?' LEARN, 25 :33-40. [Details]
(2010) 'Nausts, púcáns and mallúirs'
Gosling, P; Mac Mahon, B; Roden, C. (2010) 'Nausts, púcáns and mallúirs' Archaeology Ireland, 24 (3) :30-34. [Details]

Honours and Awards

  Year Title Awarding Body
2014 President's Award for Teaching Excellence 2013-14 NUI Galway

Professional Associations

  Association Function From / To
Irish Educational Studies Association Executive Member /

Committees

  Committee Function From / To
NUI Scholarship & Prize Assessment Panel NUI Universities Representative 14-MAR-13 /
National University of Ireland PDE Steering Committee NUI Galway School of Education Representative 01-SEP-06 /

Teaching Interests