# education - Today’s News
Schools don’t have the capacity to deal with the changes due to be brought in this September, teachers said in a new survey.
# education - Tuesday 15 April, 2014
Useful? Cringey? Non-existent?
# education - Monday 14 April, 2014
It could also hamper Ireland’s chances of attracting foreign direct investment, experts say.
# education - Saturday 12 April, 2014
We need to construct curriculums with international relevance and figure out fairer ways of funding education in order to compete globally, writes Aaron McKenna.
# education - Thursday 10 April, 2014
The ESRI found a big gap between the life expectancy at age 20 and 35 for those with the lowest level of education and those with higher accolades.
# education - Wednesday 9 April, 2014
The National Association of Principals and Deputy Princiapls has warned that problems could occur due to the failure to invest in management structures in schools.
# education - Sunday 6 April, 2014
Doing Arts – majoring in English, minoring in Supermacs.
# education - Friday 4 April, 2014
The former Manchester United boss will begin lecturing senior executives from around the world next month.
# education - Tuesday 1 April, 2014
Irish kids came 22nd from 44 countries. Think you’d do better?
Recognising Ireland’s place in an international context allows us to explore the real reasons for our widespread weakness in learning Irish, as well as foreign languages, writes Dermot McNally.
# education - Monday 31 March, 2014
With the right support, we can raise a new generation of politically aware citizens eager to reinvigorate the electorate, writes Clive Byrne.
# education - Sunday 30 March, 2014
# education - Wednesday 26 March, 2014
It all sounds just too perfect to be true.
# education - Tuesday 25 March, 2014
The Bill would require schools to include a statement in their enrolment policy saying that pupils would not be discriminated against.
Teach us your ways!
# education - Monday 24 March, 2014
Part of the historic Marshalsea debtors prison will also be refurbished to create more office space for tech firms.
# education - Sunday 23 March, 2014
The results of balloting by two unions will be known on Wednesday.
# education - Saturday 22 March, 2014
The students will have their project implemented during organ donation week.
# education - Friday 21 March, 2014
The Niall Mellon Township Trust is aiming to help 10,000 pupils by the end of this year.
# education - Thursday 20 March, 2014
Almost 400 schools will be able to benefit from the funding.
# education - Tuesday 18 March, 2014
The new rates will be in place by this September.
# education - Friday 14 March, 2014
Sinnott said those involved in the project have already started scouting locations and a group has been established in the US to raise funds.
# education - Wednesday 12 March, 2014
The Tánaiste said that Ireland is committed to helping alleviate the effects of the crisis.
The four primary schools expected to open in September will run under the patronage of Educate Together.
# education - Sunday 2 March, 2014
Supporters of the plan say the Great Hunger shaped American history and should have a place in schools.
# education - Wednesday 26 February, 2014
The rankings series reveals the top 200 universities in the world for 30 individual subjects. UCC sees jump in World Subject rankings for environmental sciences and education
# education - Monday 24 February, 2014
The Junior Health Minister says the government will review the findings of the study.
# education - Sunday 23 February, 2014
It’s in Glasnevin, actually.
# education - Saturday 22 February, 2014
Can’t we get more from our vast historic and modern wellspring of poetry? We are, after all, the nation that has reputedly more poets per square mile than any other in the world, writes Stephen Downes.
# education - Wednesday 19 February, 2014
“When a man and a woman love each other very much…”
# education - Tuesday 18 February, 2014
“We were told how ‘god loves sex’,” one student said. “However it was implied that is only after marriage.”
# education - Monday 17 February, 2014
School principals said they need to start planning now to ensure that teachers are qualified to teach the subjects that are in demand.
# education - Thursday 13 February, 2014
The bosses of the cigarette companies maintain that plain tobacco packaging will boost illegal sales.
# education - Friday 7 February, 2014
The Government did not oppose Finian McGrath’s bill but TDs were concerned that it would get slowed down by Oireachtas committees.
The Independent bill would mean pupils with Down Syndrome in mainstream schools are guaranteed resource teaching and the Government aren’t objecting.
# education - Thursday 6 February, 2014
The campaign is aiming for the original salary of €26,000 to be restored.
# education - Tuesday 4 February, 2014
Minister Ruairí Quinn said today that other relevant cases would also be reviewed.
# education - Monday 3 February, 2014
Ruairí Quinn said that he felt that “some older teachers are used to being sole person of authority in the classroom”.
More than 90 per cent of Irish students stay on to complete the exams, according to a report out today.