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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 • Restoration of posts of responsibility • ICTU accepts Public Service Stability Agreement 2018-2020 • Budget 2018 email campaign • Advice on dealing with assaults • Data breach on INTO Learning website •Children and homelessness • INTO Consultative Conference on Education 2017 • New interns start work in Head Office • Guide to Teachers’ Leave app • Where your INTO subscription goes • Your INTO membership renewal • INTO meets DES on school accommodation • INTO Equality Committee to examine gender pay gap • INTO president and vice president visit Inis Mór • Financial Support Services Unit (FSSU) rolled out at primary level • INTO at EECERA conference • ICTU Ninth Global Solidarity School • Job-sharing and leave in lieu of public holidays • In the media • INTO Retirement Planning Seminars • Managing the transition to the new SEN model – online training module • Retirements • More flexibility in use of "Croke Park" hours • INTO meets students union representatives
Northern News • Common Funding Scheme • Assaults: Knowing how to react • School leadership in Northern Ireland • Incoming Chair: Dorothy McGinley
INTO Advice • Benefit Funds Committee - working for members
Newsdesk • New OECD report puts spotlight on teacher salaries, class size and gender equality • National School Photography Awards • ReelLIFE SCIENCE • Cumann na mBunscol: Living the dream • An Cháilíocht sa Ghaeilge and the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages • Permission to wonder • My Learner ID - an innovative new series for schools
Life • Travel:Put Porto on your bucket list • Finance: Five handy calculators to save you time and mone • Food: Two ways with Kale
Teaching Matters • Scratch: thinking made visual • Giving a voice to the past • Hanna Sheehy-Skeffington 1877-1946 • Book Review: Stanley’s Letter • Budding entrepreneurs in St Mary's Special School • Give your yard a jump start this term • Giant-Catcher Adventures • Leabhair phictiúrtha • Reviews
Finishing Touches • Noticeboard • Comhar Linn Crossword • The all-island "Decade of Centenaries" history competition 2018 • Scoilnet Panel