1. HSE advise parents to “ask about alcohol” with teenagers ahead of exam celebrations

    Leave a comment

    June 16, 2017 by johnston00

    The HSE is encouraging parents to talk to teenagers about alcohol ahead of their Leaving and Junior Certificate end of …
    Continue reading

  2. Survey shows body image impacts the mental health of 72% of Irish teens

    Leave a comment

    June 8, 2017 by johnston00

    Derek Chambers says young people, particularly those experiencing mental health difficulties, are not finding the public ‘conversation’ very helpful and need …
    Continue reading

  3. The New Cao points system explained

    Leave a comment

    June 7, 2017 by johnston00

    Proponents say the new system will drastically reduce the number of students who miss out on their course due to …
    Continue reading

  4. New era begins today: Shake-up of grading system aims to take pressure off students

    Leave a comment

    June 7, 2017 by johnston00

    The State exams enter a new era today with a shake-up in the grading system for Leaving Cert candidates and …
    Continue reading

  5. Recruitment of Special Needs Assistants (SNAs) – Supplementary Assignment Arrangements for the 201 7 / 1 8 school year – 1 Circular 0042 /2017

    Leave a comment

    May 29, 2017 by johnston00

    The Minister for Education and Skills directs you to implement the following supplementary assignment arrangements for SNAs for the 2017//18/ …
    Continue reading

  6. Secondary students admit to smartphone addiction

    Leave a comment

    May 24, 2017 by johnston00

    Student Attitudes Index investigates device use, exercise and feeling on education loans Tue, May 23, 2017, 00:00 Conor Pope Almost …
    Continue reading

  7. School frantically trying to stop sale of sports pitches to house-builder

    Leave a comment

    May 24, 2017 by johnston00

    The principal of south Dublin secondary school Clonkeen College is promising its supporters will do everything in their power to …
    Continue reading