Lisa O’Donoghue is apost-primary teacher of English and History in Colaiste Phobal Ros Cré, Co. Tipperary, Ireland. She graduated from the University of Limerick and Hibernia College, Dublin. She is an active member of the TUI and the Chairperson of the Irish Congress of Trade Unions’ Youth Committee.
Written by Lisa O’Donoghue
I sighed as I sat down at my kitchen table. To my left, a fresh cup of coffee, to my right stacks of textbooks, in front of me a fully charged Microsoft Surface Pro. Right, let’s do this! My fingers hovered uncertainly over my keyboard as I perused my notes...“A teacher’s experience having to get to grips with online teaching in the midst of a global pandemic”, by Lisa O’Donoghue.