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Lero Education and Outreach in Schools

We support schools, teachers and students interested in computing as follows:

Scratch Programme

  • Scratch materials freely available on for primary and post-primary students on

  • Working with the PDST we have designed and delivered Scratch training to teachers through the national education centre network.

  • Lero founded the Scratch competition in 2010. See and for details on Scratch competition.

Junior Cycle Short Course

Internships/Transition Year Work Placements

  • Lero has a long tradition of hosting secondary school teachers during the summer months.  We also offer internships or work experience to second-level students. Please contact us if you would be interested in a teacher or student internship at Lero.

Computing Camps

Smart Futures

  • Smart Futures is a national campaign for second-level students in Ireland, highlighting career opportunities in STEM sectors such as medical devices, information and communications technology (ICT) and energy. For more information on Smart Futures please visit