John Harahan

Education Consultancy. (Beach bum) 2005-present

Senior Lecturer: PGCE Programme Leader for Art & Design, PGCE Programme Leader for Design & Technology and Coordinator for Professional Studies. Centre for Postgraduate Teacher Education, De Montfort University Leicester 2003-2005

PGCE Consortium Link Tutor for Art & Design and Design & Technology trainee teachers. Centre for Postgraduate Teacher Education, De Montfort University Leicester 2000- 2003

Tutor ICT training for PGCE Art & Design and Technology trainees, Centre for Postgraduate Teacher Education, De Montfort University Leicester 1997-2005

Accredited trainer for 'INTEL Teach to The Future' 2001-2005

OFSTED Inspector for Secondary, ICT, Art & Design, Design &Technology: Post16 for Art & Design and ICT 1998-2003. Examples Report 1 Report 2

ICT Design & Education Consultancy Web page design and ICT training consultant 1999-2003

NOF trainer for modules 1, 2, 3, 5, 6 Leicestershire Consortium 2000-2002

Supply teacher primary and secondary schools Derbyshire. 1997-2000

PGCE Link Tutor for Art & Design and Design & Technology trainee teachers. Centre for Postgraduate Teacher Education, De Montfort University 1997-1999

Part time Assistant Tutor in the Department of Design Management and Communication. Teaching the IMAM 2020 module Multimedia Design in Education & Training De Montfort University 1999

Part time Tutor in the Centre for Postgraduate Education, De Montfort University. Teaching the EDUC3005 module Computer Aided Art & Design, and EDUC3012 module Multimedia in Art & Design on the undergraduate programme 1997-1999

Senior Teacher. Head of Faculty, Aesthetic, Creative & Physical Development. Head of Art. Professional Tutor ITT. West Park Community School GM 1993-97 (Easter)

Senior Teacher. Curriculum Co-ordinator Aesthetic Creative & Physical Development, West Park Community School 1989-93. i/c Marketing and media relations 1992-3. Professional Tutor, ITT and NQT's 1992-93

Seconded 1 day per week to DESCIT (Derbyshire Schools Centre for Information Technology) to develop CAAD work with Art & Design teachers. Art, Technology, Textiles INSET delivery with Secondary & Primary school staff and pupils 1988-90

Consultant to the Design Council re Design Education publishing programme. Proof reading contributions 1977-78

General Secretary for the National Association for Design Education 1977-78

Art & Design Teacher Spondon Comprehensive School (1950 roll, 11-18) 1976-89.Head of Creative Studies Faculty 1978 (4 Departments, 22 staff) and Head of Art 1979

Research Associate, Department of Design Research, Royal College of Art London. DES Project 'Design in General Education' 1975-76

Consultant to DES Project, Department of Design Research, Royal College of Art, 1 day per week 1974

Art & Design Teacher Spondon Comprehensive School (1950 roll. 11-18) 1971-75. i/c Design Courses (CSE & 'A' Level) 1973

Art & Design Teacher Spondon House Secondary School (600 roll, 11-16) 1970-71

PUBLICATIONS

Harahan, JM (1987). Design Approaches. Article in Derbyshire Art Teachers: pub Local Education Authority. Matlock Derbyshire

Harahan, J M (1978) Design In General Education, Eight projects edited by John Harahan. Design Council: Heinemann: London. ISBN 0 435 86541 2. Published Reviews

Harahan, JM, Ball,W, 'Case Account', Design in General Education, Harahan, J. (ed), The Design Council, London, 1978, pp 88-99, ISBN 0 435 86541 2

Harahan, JM (1978) Articles and occasional papers for parts 1, 2 and 3 of the DES funded report Design In General Education: Department of Design Research, Royal College of Art: London: pub August 1978

Harahan, JM (1977) Case Studies. Article in The Eaton Hall Papers: National Association For Design Education

Harahan, JM, Roberts, P (1976) 'When is a Problem?' Article in About Design: Ken Baynes (ed). Design Council: Heinemann: London. ISBN 0 435 58063 9. pp 124-128

Harahan, JM (1976) Design In Secondary Schools. 'Model for Real Problen Solving' Article in the April Issue Design Magazine: Design Council: London

Harahan, JM, Roberts, P (1975) 'Some Aspects Of Problem Solving In Schools'. Contribution to Summer School Report, Design in General Education: Royal College of Art: London. ISBN 0 905197 00 3. Pp 76-80

CONFERENCE PAPERS AND ORGANISED COURSES

Web Design and the Internet. Visiting Speaker to MA Education course Leicester University May 1999

Organised and delivered numerous INSET courses in the use of Archimedes Painting and Drawing packages. To Art and Textiles Teachers and Primary School Staff and pupils. Derbyshire Educational Support Centre for IT Matlock 1988-90

Using Archimedes Computers and Software in the Art Room. Phase 5 GCSE Training. St Helens House Teachers Centre Derby 1989

Using Archimedes Computers and Software in the Art Room. Phase 5 GCSE Training. Alfreton Hall Teachers Centre Alfreton 1989

Using Archimedes Computers and Software in the Art Room. Phase 5 GCSE Training. Pines Teachers Centre Ilkeston 1989

Using Archimedes Computers and Software in the Art Room. Phase 5 GCSE Training. Hipper Teachers Centre Chesterfield 1989

Computer Aided Art in the Secondary School. To Art and Textiles Teachers and Advisers. Art Teachers Conference. Buxton 1988

Using Computers In The GCSE Art Syllabus. Phase 4 GCSE Training. St Helens House Teachers Centre Derby 1988

Using Computers In The GCSE Art Syllabus. Phase 4 GCSE Training. Alfreton Hall Teachers Centre Alfreton 1988

Using Computers In The GCSE Art Syllabus. Phase 4 GCSE Training. Pines Teachers Centre Ilkeston 1988

Using Computers In The GCSE Art Syllabus. Phase 4 GCSE Training. Hipper Teachers Centre Chesterfield 1988

Further Examples of Design In Schools from CSE to A Level. To Derbyshire Art & Textiles Teachers Association Members. Spondon School. Derby 1987

Examples Of Design Work In Schools. To Art, CDT, Textiles and Design Teachers. Sutton Bonington College. Loughborough 1983

Learning Through Design. To Art Teachers, Student Teachers and Tutors. Roehampton Institute. London. 1982

Examples of Design in Schools from CSE to A Level. To Derbyshire Art & Textiles Teachers Association Members. Spondon School. Derby 1982

Examining Examples of Design Education. To Tutors and Postgraduate Students. Research Unit In Design Education. Royal College of Art. London. 1981

Design Education in The Art Room. To Staff and In-Service BEd Students. Lonsdale College of Higher Education. Derby 1980

Cross Curricular Examples In Design Education. To Advisers, Heads of Art, CDT and Design Departments. Beaumanor Hall Teachers Centre, Leicestershire. 1978 and 1979

Encouraging A Design Approach. Three days with Staff and Students on the Art Teachers course, National College of Art and Design. Dublin. 1977

Exemplars In Design Education. To Teachers, Advisers and Students. Shrewsbury Salop CC Education Department. 1975

Design In General Education - Practice. To Tutors, Students, Advisers, HMI's and Schools Council Officials. Department of Design Research. Royal College of Art. London 1974

EXHIBITIONS ORGANISED OF STUDENT DESIGN WORK

Royal College of Art. Design in Education Summer School. July 1975

Royal College of Art. February 1975

Royal College of Art Department of Design Research. December 1974

Lonsdale College of Education. November 1974

EXHIBITIONS OF OWN WORK

Paintings. Tawney House Art Teachers Exhibition 1972

Painting. Lonsdale College Derby 1972

Screen Prints. 'Consortium' Exhibition Long Eaton Library 1971

Mural. Markeaton Youth Centre Derby. 1970

Paintings, sculptures and mixed media work. Open Exhibition. Art Gallery Derby City 1969

Mixed media work.Open Exhibition. Graves Art Gallery Sheffield 1968

EXAMINING EXPERIENCE

Oxford, Cambridge and RSA Examinations GCSE Art Moderator 1998-2006

Midland Examining Group GCSE Art Moderator 1988-97

East Midlands Regional Examining Board Mode 111 CSE Design Supervisory Assessor 1981-87

East Midlands Regional Examining Board Mode 111 CSE Design Assessor 1979 -1981

East Midlands Regional Examining Board Mode 111 CSE Design Examiner 1975-1985

East Midlands Regional Examining Board CSE Art Moderator 1972-1987

RESEARCH

Modules completed PGD/MA.De Montfort University Leicester. Multimedia Applications in Art & Design.

WEBSITES

John Harahan CV

http://www.hijohn.screaming.net/john/index.htm

Tracey Harahan - Figurative Painter

http://www.hijohn.screaming.net/Tracey/index.htm

Family website

http://www.hijohn.screaming.net

Working with PGCE trainees at DMU as Consortium Link Tutor and Subject Leader

http://www.cltpgce.fsnet.co.uk

Working with PGCE trainees at DMU in Information & Communication Technology

http://www.ictpgce.fsnet.co.uk

Information about the EDUC3005 module Computer Aided Art & Design, and EDUC3012 module Multimedia in Art & Design on the undergraduate programme 1997-1999

http://www.caad.freeserve.co.uk

WEB DESIGN

http://www.lsin.co.uk

Local School Improvement Network. Webmaster 1999- 2003

Emails

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