Monthly Archives: March 2016

  1. Grant Applications 2016/17

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    March 22, 2016 by johnston00

    SUSI will open the online  application system for Student Grants for the academic year  2016/17 on April 5th 2016 for …
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  2. Teachers in one-day strike threat over new-style Junior Cert exams

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    March 17, 2016 by johnston00

    Teachers objecting to Junior Cert changes are now threatening a wave of one-day strikes that will close up to 500 …
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  3. Schools scramble to be first to offer pupils coding course

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    March 14, 2016 by johnston00

    The roll-out of computer coding classes will go ahead in September in second-level schools, despite the ongoing wrangle over junior …
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  4. 6,275 applicants did not fill out course choices

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    March 9, 2016 by johnston00

    A worrying rise in the number of CAO applicants who did not fill out their course choices is a feature …
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  5. Seán Ó Foghlú, Secretary General, Department of Education and Skills at the 2016 ACCS Annual Convention

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    March 7, 2016 by johnston00

    Introduction Good morning. Unfortunately, it is not possible for the Minister for Education and Skills, Jan O’Sullivan, to attend today. …
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  6. Parents campaign over ‘chronic shortage’ of school places

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    March 1, 2016 by johnston00

      Parents whose children are stuck on waiting lists for their local secondary schools fear they will be left without …
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