About Wool in School™


Wool in School™ is Irelands ONLY Irish wool inspired education dedicated to the uses of Irish wool Past, Present and Future.

Lorna McCormack is the founder and Managing Director of Wool in School a Social Enterprise  set up in 2020 with a focus on wool and sustainability.  Lorna comes from  Social Care background, fluent in Irish Sign Language and a professional Fibre Artist.
Over the past decade Lorna has published  books and resources for deaf children in Ireland. She has worked closely on projects as a consultant  to a number of organisations with a focus on early language for deaf children including sign language character design for  Post Primary Language Ireland. 
Lorna's other areas of expertise include environmental education, project management,  leadership training and facilitation, writing and publishing, curriculum and web development. 



"We've just had a lovely week learning all about alpaca and sheep's wool. would definitely recommend doing this, the kids really enjoyed seeing how it's all done and learning about the animals. Jane Merdith Play and learn Carlow