Feedback from some schools in which we conducted our seminar:
“We had two great days – seminars went superbly – thanks a million. Lads were brilliant!”
Mary Norris, Portmarknock Community School.
Huge thanks for all the Study Skills sessions at the school so far. We look forward to welcoming the team back again.
Vanessa Connolly, The High School, Rathgar.
The feedback was very positive,
Cliona McDonough, St Louis High School, Rathmines.
All participants really enjoyed the session and stated in their evaluations that they had gained new skills to bring back to the classroom; you sure gave them food for thought. Thank you. Patricia Carney, Mayo Education Centre
I have received extremely positive feedback from both parents and students. Many thanks once again for your fantastic student/ parent talks, Karen Tracey
Overall we were very pleased. Presenters were very professional. We believe that giving students good study skills early on is vital and we are happy to endorse Student Enrichment for this purpose. Roy Hession, St Colman’s, Claremorris.
Your instructors are great! They affirmed and supported our diligent students and encouraged and motivated the less enthusiastic. Brendan McCauley, Principal, Colaiste Eanna, Rathfarnham.
“The teacher was very pleasant and the students really liked him. They were very motivated by the seminar. Excellent all round. Many thanks.”Marion Collins, Plunket College, Dublin.
“Our students have found this seminar very helpful. We envisage doing it on an annual basis.” Pat Byrne, Colaiste FCJ Laurel Hill.
“I commend you all on this wonderful service. The students found the teachers well prepared, engaging and fun. We will definitely use you in the future.” Sharon Gerahty, St Gerald’s College, Castlebar.
“Full marks in all categories. See you again next year!” Lorna Loughrea, TCD School of Pharmacy.
“I surveyed the students and they were delighted with the seminar. It was delivered with humour and the teacher related very well with the students” Jean Doyle, Guidance Counselor, Notre Dame, Dublin.
“Excellent response!” Moya McDowell, Guidance Counselor, Loreto High School, Beaufort.
“Your teachers developed a very positive rapport with the students and the talk for the parents was excellent.”Fiona Ni Chathain, Colaiste Cois Life, Lucan.
“We are always delighted with the response from our students – they find the seminar very motivational and extremely worthwhile.” Denis Corry, Principal, Gort Community School.
“The students found the overall presentation and handout material to be excellent.” Jim Murphy, St Mary’s CBS, Enniscorthy
“Your programme has proved very successful each year, the students seem to benefit greatly”
Seamus O’Ceallachain, Principal, Pobalscoil na Trionoide, Youghal.
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A few comments from those attending the weekend seminars in Dublin & Cork:
I have always struggled with study and I feel much more confident now going into my Leaving Cert year. Very realistic and encouraging advice.
Ella Byrne, 6th Yr.
The “SES TEST” study method was brilliant and will save me lots of wasted time!
Aisling Gorman 5th Yr
This seminar has really motivated me and helped me with studying, honestly.
Sylvie Roche, 6th Yr
Loved the course, really going to help me, Will do it again next year.
Beth Flynn, 2nd Yr.
A very motivating weekend!
Aine Gallagher, 5th Yr.
The teachers were really kind and had a great sense of humour.
Eoghan Clarke, 1st Yr.
Very helpful, was a very enjoyable experience.
Lucy Patterson. 6th Yr
I think this is easily one of the best courses in Ireland and would recommend it to everyone.
Nicholas Cronnelly, 1st Yr.
Great course, learned a lot. Good small classes
Adam Syed, 5th Yr
This helped me loads. Now I know how to properly study and manage time with study, homework and hobbies.
Michael Doherty, 3rd Yr.
I thought the seminar really improved my idea of what studying is. The teachers were great. As someone who wasn’t looking forward to doing this, I really enjoyed it.
Jamie Sood, 2nd Yr
I think this experience will help me a lot to achieve my goals. I would highly recommend it.
Karl Johnston, 3rd Yr.
Gave me motivation to set goals and achieve them.
Aisling Murphy, 5th Yr
I found it very useful and the fact that the class size was small was great, as more was done.
Michael Gannon, 6th Yr
Essay writing was brilliant and really helped me.
Matthew O’Donnell, 1st Yr.
Everything is great, really informative. This course has inspired me to achieve to my full potential.
Shane McCarthy, 5th Yr
Loved the seminar. Would recommend it to anyone.
Ailbhe Griffin, 3rd Yr
This course was top-notch. These skills will be invaluable to me in the coming years.
Barry Kennedy, 5th Yr
Lots of new tips for studying for the Junior Cert.
Cliona Flynn, 3rd Yr
Loraine O’Donovan, 1st Yr
Topics covered were very relevant; teachers were easy to get along with; every class was interesting.
Sarah Gough, 5th Yr
I thought the seminar was great! I learnt a lot and the teachers were very friendly. Definitely worthwhile!
Cian O’Brien, 3rd Yr
I really can’t find a fault. The teachers were engaging and the content interesting and extremely helpful. I am more motivated than I’ve ever been.
Cuolun McCarthy, 6th Yr
A brilliant seminar, everything was clear, enjoyed it, thanks SES.
Oisin Tiernan, 1st Yr
I thought this seminar was very beneficial and I would recommend it if you struggle with organisation and studying and the teachers are really nice.
Jennifer Biggs, 5th Yr
I really enjoyed the two days and will definitely apply a lot of the methods to my study.
Yosef Phelan, 3rd Yr
It was fun and I learnt how to study. The teachers were amazing
Richard McGinley, 2nd Yr
Honestly the best course I’ve participated in. Very intelligent teachers that display a real understanding of the situation we are in.
Daire Fitton, 6th Yr
The teachers were terrific, very understanding and humourous.
Kate Mulligan, 3rd Yr
I think this is a great idea. I’ve learnt so much and feel very confident in my work,
Chole Hughes, 1st Yr
I think this course was very useful as before this I never really knew how to study properly.
Isabella Merrigan, 3rd Yr
The teachers were fantastic as were the lessons. You guys were great.
Cathal Donovan, 3rd Yr
It was really good! I learnt some really valuable things. The Essay Writing class was fantastic. I’ll definitely come back.
It has taken a lot of stress off my shoulders. It will definitely make a big improvement to my grades
Everything was great. Great staff, very funny but also showed us that everything is quite simple when you get your head in the right place!
I have learnt great new ideas. I never knew what I was doing wrong before!
I’m not really sure what I was expecting but I really enjoyed the seminar! The time flew and the sessions were really interesting. All the teachers were very friendly.
Feedback from some students who attended our in school seminars:
“Makes studying seem an awful lot easier!” TY student, Cashel Community School.
“I found it really motivational and will definitely be using these methods.” TY student, Cashel Community School.
“Thanks for a great day. It was so much better than the people we had in last year.” Sixth Year Student, The Rosses Community School, Dungloe.
Your teachers came to our school yesterday and it was great! Thanks so much, we all agree that it was the best! Now we have no excuses – A’s all the way!
Joan Cunningham, Meath.
I would just like to say thank you for coming to our school. It was a fun seminar and we learnt a lot about studying. Tell the teachers thanks loads!
Sarah Meehan, Dublin.
Thanks for coming to our school – I learnt more in that one day that I ever learnt before at school! The idea of setting weekly goals is brilliant, and the timetable. It was really a fun day as well – everyone enjoyed it.
Tommy Boylan, Waterford.