Dr. Carol-Ann O'Síoráin
Lecturer in Education
01 661 0168
Block B, Merrion Centre, Merrion Road, Dublin 4.
School of Education
Carol-Ann is a lecturer in education in the School of Education, Hibernia College, Ireland. Carol-Ann’s research interests are in the areas of special and inclusive pedagogy, supporting learners with intellectual disabilities, the voice and role of parents in education, and the role of play and playfulness in advancing communication and access to learning. Carol-Ann has held many roles in relation to Special Education and Early Childhood, notably as advisor to government initiatives and a President of the Irish Association of Teachers in Special Education. She is actively engaged in the Inclusion in Education and Society Research (IES) Group in the School of Education Trinity College, Dublin. She is a founding member of the Researching Early Childhood Education Collaborative (RECEC) with Professor Nóirín Hayes.
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