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Check the index below for a list of articles published in this issue.
INDEX OF ARTICLES
Keeping InTouch • Editorial • Letters • 10 Things You Should Know
INTO News • Payment of substitute teachers • Panels for 2017/2018 school year • INTO to celebrate 150 years (1868-2018) • Going on career break? • INTO presidential election 2017/2018 • INTO president and vice-president 2017/2018 • National committee elections • Fourth edition of Teachers' Journal Launched • Your Child in the Primary School –Tips for Parents • INTO Diary 2017/18 and School Year Wall Planner • An Post and INTO Handwriting Awards 2017 • INTO members' annual draw • Seminars for principals • Solidarity Fund applications 2017 • INTO summer courses • Vere Foster medal winners • INTO welcomed to Comhlámh supporters’ network • Church of Ireland College of Education • A sense of place • Sweeney Todd – another TMS triumph • Membership Plus savings for INTO members • Retirements
Annual Congress • INTO president demands fair pay for teachers • Not enough people want to become teachers • Long on ambition, low on resources • INTO general secretary tells Minister
it’s payback time • General secretary calls for charter of teachers’ rights • Former INTO president honoured at Congress • Resolutions adopted at Congress • Motions passed in private session • Teacher mobility debated in Belfast • Thanks for a job well done! • Congress 2017 webcast • Social media at Congress
Northern News • Northern Conference 2017 • Workers must not pay the price of Brexit
INTO Advice • Saving to buy a house • Top tips for teachers who suffer from IBS
Newsdesk • What would it cost? • What does it cost? • Celebrating ‘Mister Creamer’ • Guidelines for Primary Schools: Supporting pupils with special educational needs • New ethnic data collection guidelines • PDST school leadership programmes 2017-18 • Indoor games are a huge hit • Comhar linn CheckMates: Huge turn out for grand finale • South East regional research conference – Call for papers • Professor Michael A Hayers
Teaching Matters • Mary Immaculate College expands educational robotics initiative into the classroom • Think before you... code! • Teaching and learning science through Action-Research (AR) • Encouraging
parental involvement • Themes in Art • Peeling back the layers of Berlin • Céim ar chéIm • Reviews
Finishing Touches • Noticeboard • Comhar Linn Crossword • Responsible dog ownership: Free workshops for schools • Scoilnet Panel