Leaving and Junior Certificate Mathematics by Billy Walsh



Billy Walsh

I am Deputy Principal and mathematics teacher in Patrician Presentation Secondary School, Fethard. I am also qualified to teach business studies, economics and accounting. 



  • Master of Arts in Teaching and Learning: Hibernia College
  • Postgraduate Diploma in Education: Hibernia College
  • Professional Diploma in Mathematics for Teaching: University of Limerick
  • Bachelor of Business Studies: Tipperary Institute
  • Bachelor of Business (Small and Medium Enterprise): Tipperary Institute
  • Bachelor of Arts in Recreation and Leisure: Waterford IT
  • Certificate in Leadership and Management in Education: Limerick IT
  • Certificate in Teaching Mathematics using a Historical Perspective: Harvard University
  • Certificate in Leading Change: Harvard University
  • Certificate in Leading Schools: Harvard University
  • Certificate in Data Protection: Carlow IT
  • Diploma in Business and Accounting: Association of Chartered Certified Accountants


Research Undertaken

  • A study into the effectiveness of teaching mathematics using game-play and storytelling as  methodologies.
  • Lesson study: Introducing calculus to 5th year students.
  • A study into the potential strengths of students with dyslexia.
  • Aided research in Harvard University  into the effectiveness of the online learning environment 
  • Published the childrens' book titled "Maths Heroes".
  • Published the childrens' book titled "Corporate Zoo".

Mind Maps to download

Junior Cert Higher Level Mind Maps (pdf)


Leaving cert ordinary mind maps (pdf)


Leaving cert higher level mind maps (pdf)


Download my book "Corporate Zoo"

Interviews with our students

Lucy, Emily and Aoibheann talk about their recent student enterprise success

Laura and Darragh give their experiences of online learning

Ailise talks about 1st year so far

Roisin tell us about the new short story she is writing

Liam, Jack and Oisin talk hurling

Darragh speaks about keeping the balance between study and sport in 6th year

Contact me

Any Questions feel free to ask