A major review of the Leaving Cert which gets under way on Tuesday is to examine ways of easing the “points race” and better preparing students for alternatives to university such as apprenticeships. (more…)
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Gloomy economic predictions and enthusiastic claims about Ireland benefiting from post-Brexit free trade deals were heard at the third semi-final of The Irish Times Debate 2017-2018 in Dublin on Monday. (more…)
A startling drop in fitness levels among post Junior Cert secondary school children, is one of the primary findings of a new survey of over 30,000 students. (more…)
Post-Leaving Cert courses, apprenticeships are a valuable alternative to the CAO (more…)
Minister says €1 million fund to target innovative projects aimed at boosting learning (more…)
With Physical Education to be introduced as an examinable Leaving Certificate subject in a small number of schools from next September, here’s a look at how it will work.