SPACE CAMP Ireland 2016: A Mission to Mars
Camp Facilitators: Space Camp will be run by volunteer parents, all Garda Vetted through Midlands Regional Youth Service and Child Protection Training. All parents are regular volunteers with children’s clubs and groups as well as SPEAK Ireland, including CoderDojo Birr & Longford, Irish Girl Guides, Community Games, Scouting Ireland, Chess Clubs.
SPEAK Ireland is an organisation for parents of children of high academic ability. The group was founded by parents with the intention of providing support to one another through each individual experience.
- Children who are in the top 5%, or 95th percentile
- Eligible for CTYI, Youth Academy, Gifted Children programmes
- Needing extra-curricular stimulation
- Organised socialising
- Specific talents in certain areas such as maths, creative writing