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Departmental helpline on reopening schools established


INTO would like to advise members that the Department of Education has established a helpline to assist schools with re-opening. The helpline can be contacted on 057-9324461...

Face coverings, procurement mechanism, leave of absence, COVID-19 capitation grant, supply panels and more


At this morning’s stakeholder forum with the Department of Education, the INTO raised several matters in respect of schools’ reopening and was briefed on a number of developments to support the orderly...

Funding, staffing, pooled release days and more – brief update 


The Department of Education is in the process of transferring additional funding to primary and special schools to assist with planning and preparation for a safe and orderly reopening later this month...

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    Coronavirus (COVID-19): Arrangements for Teachers and Special Needs Assistants employed in recognised Primary and Post Primary schools
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    Arrangements for inspection and School Self-Evaluation for the 2020/2021 school year

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