# schools - Yesterday’s News
A Sinn Féin TD says that although the announcement is welcome, the DEIS scheme is a blunt tool to identify disadvantage.
# schools - Friday 24 March, 2017
FactCheck referees a dispute between representatives of the Iona Institute and Educate Together.
# schools - Sunday 5 March, 2017
In Alberta, Canada, all gifted children are entitled to personalised learning plans, with the option of a specialised programme too.
# schools - Friday 3 March, 2017
The calls were made to Jewish community centres and schools around the US.
# schools - Tuesday 28 February, 2017
Thousands of children have teeth extracted under general anaesthetic each year.
# schools - Saturday 11 February, 2017
The Good Counsel player was treated at the game but has not suffered a serious injury.
# schools - Thursday 9 February, 2017
The match was abandoned at Musgrave Park yesterday.
# schools - Thursday 2 February, 2017
Industrial action led to the closure of over 500 schools in November.
# schools - Monday 30 January, 2017
The government want to have 400 multi-denominational schools in place by 2030.
The study measured aerobic fitness by testing students with a beep test – the results of which they then entered into a competition.
# schools - Monday 16 January, 2017
As it stands schools are legally permitted to select students based on their religion.
# schools - Wednesday 11 January, 2017
The Limerick school rescued a draw against Midleton CBS.
# schools - Wednesday 28 December, 2016
Irish Olympian Scott Evans believes a better system could promote more talent.
# schools - Tuesday 27 December, 2016
# schools - Monday 14 November, 2016
# schools - Monday 7 November, 2016
The chairman of the campaigning group No Fry Zones 4 Kids, said he was “utterly delighted” at the result.
# schools - Friday 4 November, 2016
Teachers represented by the ASTI union will stop performing supervisory or substitution duties from Monday
# schools - Thursday 3 November, 2016
The gardaí are not the only public servants who are currently locked in talks.
# schools - Thursday 27 October, 2016
Today marked the first day of strike action for teachers across the country, with over 500 schools closed.
# schools - Wednesday 26 October, 2016
Teachers have planned to strike on seven days between 27 October and 7 December.
# schools - Friday 14 October, 2016
Minister for Education Richard Bruton says they’d need seven weeks to put a contingency in place. .
# schools - Wednesday 12 October, 2016
Councillors in Dublin have voted against including safe walking and cycle routes for schools in development plan
Last night, however, councillors voted in favour of cycle routes for specific schools – against opposition by the council manager.
# schools - Tuesday 13 September, 2016
Research has found stereotyping is common, with women often depicted as passive and men as predatory.
# schools - Sunday 7 August, 2016
# schools - Wednesday 3 August, 2016
Barnardos is demanding action to help parents deal with back to school costs.
# schools - Monday 1 August, 2016
Then education minister Ruairí Quinn had high hopes when he wrote to bishops around the country back in 2013.
# schools - Saturday 16 July, 2016
14,000 students in Ireland have an autism diagnosis – that’s one in every 65.
# schools - Wednesday 6 July, 2016
Admission fees, waiting lists and explicit discrimination to be banned in schools, says Minister for Education
The new laws have been given a guarded welcome.
# schools - Sunday 3 July, 2016
All my Gaelscoil students, throw your hands up at me.
Parents spoke out about education equality in Ireland at a protest today.
# schools - Friday 20 May, 2016
The hours were agreed under the Croke Park agreement.
# schools - Wednesday 18 May, 2016
A database listing all charities and other non-profits' finances launches today - it could change everything
Benefacts is going live online this morning. It’s free to access and the product of 15 months of very hard work.
# schools - Thursday 28 April, 2016
Resource teachers are in addition to the mainstream class teacher.
# schools - Thursday 21 April, 2016
Schools had allowed pupils to smoke inside school premises to lower their risk of being attacked.
# schools - Saturday 26 March, 2016
The Humanists Association of Ireland want people to consider how they really feel.
# schools - Tuesday 15 March, 2016
From pre-schools to the Garda College – here’s how Ireland has been marking the day.
# schools - Monday 14 March, 2016
Some 96% of primary schools are under religious control.
# schools - Wednesday 2 March, 2016
Paul Kerrigan was involved as Chríost Rí saw off St Flannan’s.
# schools - Tuesday 2 February, 2016
We could’ve done with this…
# schools - Saturday 30 January, 2016
Andrew Fox’s fisted goal was crucial as the Stillorgan school advanced to a showdown with Marist College.