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TAP+ Summer Course: Teacher Registration Open

Photo Credit: TAP+ Tralee ESC 2022, Midwest School for the Deaf 2021, TAP tutor Brian Crean 2023

Department of Education

Deadline: 21st June 2024

The Department of Education has announced TAP+ 2024 Summer Course registration is now open.

Free to all primary & special school teachers. Hosted by your local full time Education Support Centre. Approved and led by the Department of Education and Education Support Centres Ireland (ESCI) under Creative Youth 2023-2027.

Teacher Artist Partnership+ (TAP+) is a creativity rich summer course that supports professional development through wellbeing, relationships and creative partnership for teachers and artists /creative practitioners.

Participants create, explore and collaborate to enhance arts and creativity in education through creative process, critical reflection, collaboration and enjoyment.

TAP+ Teacher Registration Flyer


During the summer course teachers will have the opportunity to apply for a TAP+ Residency to take place in partnership with a creative practitioner from their summer course and their students in the school year 2024/2025. Each ESC will have 8 Residencies for participating teachers on the TAP+ Summer Course.

 Please use the following link to register for the upcoming TAP+ Summer Course link

Please contact your local Education Support Centre for queries or support, or email National Arts in Education Adminstration, Tralee Education Support Centre at

For more information and to apply, please visit:




Multi-art form

School Level