LINC Programme Graduation 2019 Jacqueline and Mary's Story

On October 26 2019 mother and daughter Mary and Jacqueline Burke graduated from the LINC Programme in MIC Limerick. Here is their story.

LINC Orientation Session 2019/2020 Carlton Hotel Dublin

The LINC communications team pay a visit to the 2019/2020 orientation session in the Carlton Hotel to see how the students are getting on, and to give out the Early Bird Competition prize.

What does inclusion mean to you?

In this short video some of the tutors on the Leadership for INClusion in the Early Years Programme outline what inclusion means to them.

LINC Programme Graduation 2018 - Megan's Story

852 students graduated from the LINC programme on Saturday the 27th of October 2018. Megan Ennis was one of them, and has a heroic tale of what she encountered in her roller coaster year. We salute her and her fellow graduates.



Maxine, a LINC graduate, talks about her LINC programme experience.

Maxine, a LINC  graduate, and the INclusion COordinator in the Clare Family Resource Centre; talks about her LINC programme experience and the changes she has initaited in her setting as a result.

Pamela, a LINC graduate, talks about her programme experience.

Pamela the Owner/Manager of Starting Small Standing Tall in Limerick, talks about her LNC programme experience.

Seona, an Educational Technologist in MIC Limerick talks about the online learning platform.

The LINC programme is delivered mostly online, in this video Seona the lead Educational Technologist from the LINC programme gives a brief overview of the Moodle learning platform.

In October 2017, 847 students graduated for the LINC Programme.

This short video features newly graduated INclusion COordinators from the LINc programme. The ceremony was attended by Minister of State, Finian McGrath, TD

The benefit of the extra capitation allowance with LINC.

Maureen, a setting manager, outlines why she feels the extra capitation allowance received by having an INClusion COordinator in her setting is beneficial.

The LINC programme in numbers

LINC is a nationwide education programme designed to promote inclusion of all children within early years’ settings across Ireland. This short video gives a sneek peak at what’s involved in running the programme.



LINC Student Diary Episode 1

In our first episode we meet current student Mary Kennedy, find out a bit about her, and what she thinks she will gain from participating in the LINC programme this year.



LINC Student Diary Episode 2

In episode two of our series we catch up with LINC student Mary Kennedy as she reflects on module one of the programme.