Michael Kenny

Adult and Community Education

Lecturer
Higher Diploma in Further Education Course Director

Maynooth University School of Education
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(01) 7083590

Biography

 Adult Educator, Community Educator & Agriculturalist . Experience in Adult Education & Youth Work in the non-formal sector, Overseas Development Work in Africa and Community Activism. Very active in Community Development, Enterprise Development and Personal Development/Leadership. Innovator in E-Learning and Rural Development. Lecturer at Certificate, Diploma, Degree and Masters Level.

Book Chapters

  Year Publication
2002 'Local Government, Local Development and Citizen Participation: Lessons from Ireland'
J. Meldon, M. Kennuy and J. Walsh (2002) 'Local Government, Local Development and Citizen Participation: Lessons from Ireland' In: Local Government, Local Development and Citizen Participation. Charleroi: ULB Igeat. [IR Link] [Details]

Peer Reviewed Journals

  Year Publication
2014 'Informed Policy-Making: The Contribution of Comparative Research in Education'
Michael Kenny (2014) 'Informed Policy-Making: The Contribution of Comparative Research in Education'. Quaderni di economia del lavoro, 102 [IR Link] [Details]

Conference Publications

  Year Publication
2014 Is comparative education another form of colonialism?
Michelle Kinsella and Michael Kenny (2014) Is comparative education another form of colonialism? DSA Ireland Annual Conference 2014: Bridging the Gap - Translating Development Research into Practice [IR Link] [Details]
2014 Who Prepares the Teachers? The Irish Experience
Rose Dolan and Michael Kenny (2014) Who Prepares the Teachers? The Irish Experience the WERA (World Education Research Association) Focal Meeting, as part of the Scottish Educational Research Association (SERA) 39th Annual Conference [IR Link] [Details]
2010 Borders, boundaries and identities: The argument for local input into designing curricula
Kenny Michael (2010) Borders, boundaries and identities: The argument for local input into designing curricula Proceedings Educational Studies Association of Ireland (ESAI) Annual Conference 2010 [Details]
2010 Knowledge workers; A Growing Vulnerable Sector in the Post-Modern Economy
Kenny Michael, McGlinn Liam (2010) Knowledge workers; A Growing Vulnerable Sector in the Post-Modern Economy Proceedings All Ireland Society for Higher Education (AISHE) 2010 Conference: Designing & Delivering Curricula for the Future [Details]
2010 Rediscovering Rural Ireland: The Case for Prioritising Rural Interventions to Return Resilience to Rural Communities
Michael Kenny and Mary O?Shaughnessey and Seamus Boland (2010) Rediscovering Rural Ireland: The Case for Prioritising Rural Interventions to Return Resilience to Rural Communities 2nd Annual Irish Rural Studies Symposium , pp.1-11 [IR Link] [Details]
2010 Educating for climate change: developing students' understanding of the local impacts of climate change
McAvinia Claire, Grummell Bernie, Reid Kellyann, Murphy Conor, Rickard Angela, Kenny Michael (2010) Educating for climate change: developing students' understanding of the local impacts of climate change Proceedings Educational Studies Association of Ireland (ESAI) Annual Conference 2010 [Details]
2010 Watching Precious Milk Spill Down a Drain: The Challenge of Re-engaging Aging Knowledge Workers (AKW) for the betterment of Rural Society
Kenny Michael (2010) Watching Precious Milk Spill Down a Drain: The Challenge of Re-engaging Aging Knowledge Workers (AKW) for the betterment of Rural Society Proceedings 2010 Irish Rural Studies Symposium [Details]
2010 Watching the sun setting over the horizon: The challenge of re-engaging Aging Knowledge Workers (AKWs)
Kenny, Michael (2010) Watching the sun setting over the horizon: The challenge of re-engaging Aging Knowledge Workers (AKWs) [Details]
2010 Rediscovering Rural Ireland: The Case for Prioritising Rural Interventions to Return Resiliance to Rural Communities
Kenny Michael, Shaughnessey Mary, Boland Seamus (2010) Rediscovering Rural Ireland: The Case for Prioritising Rural Interventions to Return Resiliance to Rural Communities Proceedings 2010 Irish Rural Studies Symposium [IR Link] [Details]
2010 Enhancing Knowledge Workers' Adult Learning Solutions (EKWALS): Presentation of a Grundtvig Project
Kenny Michael (2010) Enhancing Knowledge Workers' Adult Learning Solutions (EKWALS): Presentation of a Grundtvig Project Proceedings All Ireland Society for Higher Education (AISHE) 2010 Conference: Designing & Delivering Curricula for the Future [Details]
2010 Where Are All the Flowers Gone: Can Higher Education Re-Seed Rural Development
Kenny Michael, Mulhall Lilly, Shaughnessey Mary, Kelley Hugh (2010) Where Are All the Flowers Gone: Can Higher Education Re-Seed Rural Development Proceedings 2010 Irish Rural Studies Symposium [Details]
2009 Attachment Theory, Foster Parents and Diversity Tolerance
Kenny, M and Fleming, T (2009) Attachment Theory, Foster Parents and Diversity Tolerance [IR Link] [Details]
2009 Give us the Tools and We'll Finish the Job; Practice issues in service learning
Kenny, M and Kenny, A (2009) Give us the Tools and We'll Finish the Job; Practice issues in service learning [Details]
2009 Attachment Theory, Foster Parents and Diversity Tolerance
Michael Kenny and Ted Fleming (2009) Attachment Theory, Foster Parents and Diversity Tolerance IFCO Conference [Details]
2009 Unleash the Power Within: Presenting Dyslexia as a Complex Intelligence Type
Kenny, A, McLoughlin, M and Kenny, M (2009) Unleash the Power Within: Presenting Dyslexia as a Complex Intelligence Type Unleash the Power Within: Presenting Dyslexia as a Complex Intelligence Type [IR Link] [Details]
2009 The influence of the Complexity of Attachment in Adult & Higher Education Learning
Kenny, M and Fleming, T (2009) The influence of the Complexity of Attachment in Adult & Higher Education Learning [IR Link] [Details]
2009 The influence of the Complexity of Attachment in Adult \& Higher Education Learning
Michael Kenny and Ted Fleming (2009) The influence of the Complexity of Attachment in Adult \& Higher Education Learning AISHE Conference 2009 Valuing Complexity: Celebrating Diverse Approaches to Teaching \& Learning in Higher Education [Details]
2009 Action Research: A learning tool that engages complexity
Kenny, M. and Hynes, R. (2009) Action Research: A learning tool that engages complexity AISHE Conference 2009 Valuing Complexity: Celebrating Diverse Approaches to Teaching & Learning in Higher Education [IR Link] [Details]
2008 After the Celtic Tiger
Kenny, M., McDonnell, A. and McCabe, F. (2008) After the Celtic Tiger Irish Social Science Platform Conference [IR Link] [Details]
2006 Growing an E-Learning Programme for Rural Adults: A Case Study
Michael Kenny (2006) Growing an E-Learning Programme for Rural Adults: A Case Study AISHE - All Ireland Society for Higher Education conference 2006 [IR Link] [Details]
2006 Growing an E-Learning Programme for Rural Adults: A Case Study
Kenny, M. (2006) Growing an E-Learning Programme for Rural Adults: A Case Study AISHE - All Ireland Society for Higher Education conference [IR Link] [Details]
1997 Rural Ireland: Waiting for a lift?
Kenny, M. (1997) Rural Ireland: Waiting for a lift? Conference Report: Rural Ireland [IR Link] [Details]
1997 Participation in Development: The Question, Challenges and Issues
Kenny, M. (1997) Participation in Development: The Question, Challenges and Issues [IR Link] [Details]
1997 Rural Ireland: Waiting for a lift?
Michael Kenny (1997) Rural Ireland: Waiting for a lift? Conference Report: Rural Ireland [Details]