forgot password / new user

January/February 2014

Click here or on the image to download the January 2014 InTouch in PDF format.

Check the index below for a list of articles published in this issue.



Keeping InTouch
Editorial  Cherishing all our children; Revised sick leave arrangements; INTO meets IMPACT; Limited alleviation on assistant principal posts; INTO Youth Conference in March; Tom O'Sullivan to retire; 10 things you should know; NERI details income distribution; Do we have your current contact details; TMS production Ragtime in Tivoli

In the News – Staff rep training in Roscommon; INTO Education Officer awarded Doctorate; Equality News; Irish Teachers' Journal - call for articles; INTO interns outline their experience in HO; INTO Learning
Upcoming programmes; Info on INTO grants, bursaries and awards; In the maid; Solidarity - Hope in Ethiopia; Membership Plus - your benefits; Norwegian teachers' visit; General Secretary meets teachers in Carlow; Vice President at Kerry Regeneration Conference; Launch of Famine book in Teachers' Club; Vere Foster medal winners; Like to work as a paid intern in INTO Head Office?; Tributes

INTO Advice
Standardised testing; Finance - health insurance; Newly Qualified Teachers - criteria for classroom management and organisation

Educational Disadvantage
Supports in place; DEIS placement; Evaluation of DEIS; One Child, one team, one plan; NEWB functions transferred to Child and Family Agency

Northern News
Teacher education - is there a need for change?; Northern Conference; Special Ed. needs; Principals' and Vice Principals' Conference; Update on building works in Northern Head Office

Fitness to practice; Get involved in Feilte; Section 30 in force; Cumann na mBunscol annual awards; Mayo Education Centre announces conference celebrating children's literature; NCSE conference explores transitions and outcomes for pupils with SEN

Teaching Matters
Searching for and using online information; Literacy and Numeracy; Review of VTHVI; School indoor garden; Young scientists; Primary PE; Irish resources; Book reviews

Finishing Touches
Noticeboard – Upcoming Events; Comhar Linn Crossword; Scoilnet Panel – Resources for schools