Scoilnet is the Department of Education and Skills (DES) official portal for Irish education. Originally launched in 1998, the website is managed by PDST Technology in Education on behalf of the DES. Scoilnet collaborates with practising teachers to maintain and manage the content on the website. 

Scoilnet hosts resources, information, competitions and more relating to the Ireland 2016 programme and is regularly updated with all content needed for teachers. 

Resource Finder contains a database of over 11,000+ online resources including websites, quizzes, lesson plans, notes, video/audio, games and other multimedia. You can access our resources from the blue search box at the top of every page. has been developed as a support for teachers at both primary and post-primary levels and, as of 2014, provides teachers with the option to share and upload their own teaching and learning resources. 

Scoilnet Webhosting/Blogs

Scoilnet is also engaged in the provision of a webhosting/blogs service to all schools. This makes it easier for schools  to develop and host their school website or blog on the Schools Broadband Network. Moreover, it's free.