Category Archives: Education

  1. 20180830 Joint Committee on Education and Skills

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    September 2, 2018 by johnston00

    09.30 Joint Committee on Education and Skills CR3, LH 2000 School costs, school facilities and related matters (resumed) Representatives from …
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  2. 29 August 2018 – Minister Bruton Announces Significant Expansion of Psychologists working with Schools

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    August 29, 2018 by johnston00

    The Minister for Education and Skills Richard Bruton T.D. today (Wednesday August 29th) announced that 19 educational psychologists, including ten …
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  3. Education (Digital Devices in Schools) Bill 2018

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    August 26, 2018 by johnston00

    Bill entitled an Act to regulate the use of digital devices in primary and secondary schools subject to the discretionary …
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  4. With 67 nationalities, is this Ireland’s most diverse school?

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    August 26, 2018 by johnston00

    Le Chéile in Tyrrelstown has 67 different nationalities among its student body. What are the challenges and opportunities posed by …
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  5. Minister Bruton announces 25% increase in Foreign Language Assistants in post-primary schools

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    August 26, 2018 by johnston00

    Government prioritizes teaching of foreign languages in context of Brexit  Targeted measures for improving fluency, immersion and the number of …
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  6. Minister Mary Mitchell O’Connor Launches Report on Sexual Consent among Third Level Students

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    August 15, 2018 by johnston00

    07 August, 2018 – Minister Mary Mitchell O’Connor Launches Report on Sexual Consent among Third Level Students   The Minister …
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  7. Irish Times reports increase in failure rate at ordinary level

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    August 16, 2017 by johnston00

    However, the proportion of students at ordinary level who are struggling and failing to secure any CAO points for their …
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