Empower your students to become independent thinkers.

Learn how to introduce peer-led learning techniques into your classroom.

This course will enable you to:

  • Understand some theoretical background, evidence based, and practical applications of peer-to-peer learning in the primary classroom.
  • Consider ways to improve your professional practice in order to develop pupils’ independent learning.
  • Draw upon the learning from two approaches (Ceannairí Draíochta and Appyness Online, both of which use technology and child-centred interactive content) to bring peer-to-peer learning in the primary classroom.
  • With the guidance of expert course leaders, you will design and share innovative strategies to introduce peer-led learning into your classroom.


Was €89. Now only €49.

Book your place now before it's too late. Approved for 3 EPV Course Days.

Course description

This course is suitable for teachers & SET teachers of the senior classes (4th, 5th & 6th classes).

Gain a wide knowledge of peer-to-peer learning with practical programme tutorials. Learn how to use digital solutions to facilitate peer-led learning in your classroom.

The course is available from July 1st – August 20th. 

Module 1

Introduction to peer-led learning, the importance of 21st Century Skills (C21) skills, and the role of technology in supporting and empowering students.

Module 2

Understanding the importance, benefits, and research associated with peer-led learning.

Module 3

Learn from and discuss several case studies about programmes that introduce peer-led learning techniques into primary classrooms.

Module 4

Understanding differences – building a peer-led teaching strategy that suits the needs of YOUR pupils.

Module 5

Review and reflect on everything you have learned and refine your peer-led strategy for your classroom.


Everyone that attends the course will get FREE access to the Ceannairí Draíochta programme. Worth €894!

Meet your course co-ordinators

John Rees

Joe Kenny

Robbie O'Connell

There is limited availability on this course. Book now to secure your place.

Partially funded by Enterprise Ireland

Approved by the Dept. of Education

This course shares real insights and learning from two of Zeeko Education's peer-led learning programmes, Ceannairí Draíochta and Appyness Online. For more information on either programme, click below.