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EPSEN review must deliver for children and schools


The INTO today formally published our submission on the long-overdue review of the Education for Persons with Special Educational Needs (EPSEN) Act 2004. 

Main Panel list issued by Department of Education


The main panel comes into operation today. A list of permanent teachers available for redeployment to the panel operator under each diocese, or patron body has issued.

INTO welcomes free primary book scheme plan


The INTO welcomes publication of the new free primary book scheme and confirmation that administrative support will be provided to schools to ensure smooth national rollout.

Upcoming Events


  • Circular 0017/2023
    Date: 14/03/2023 / Format: PDF / Size: 381.12KB
    Launch of the Primary Curriculum Framework.
  • Circular 0016/2023
    Date: 14/03/2023 / Format: PDF / Size: 650.38KB
    Invitation to Primary Schools in Gaeltacht Language - Planning Areas to Consider Joining the Gaeltacht School Recognition Scheme.

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