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Industrial action by grant funded school secretaries

20/09/2019

INTO fully supports the FORSA campaign to stand up for our school secretaries and we are proud to stand shoulder to shoulder with our colleagues...

Climate Justice Week: 20–27 September

20/09/2019

The INTO is fully committed to climate justice. Between 20 and 27 September, a global movement will take action for climate justice, led by young activists...

Ongoing payroll delays totally unacceptable

19/09/2019

The INTO has been made aware of delays in the processing of incremental skips for post-2010 entrant teachers, by the payroll section of ...

Claiming Illness Benefit– Important Change

19/09/2019

The DES has issued an information note on revised procedures for claiming illness benefit for Class A PRSI contributors effective 1 September 2019...

Breast Health Awareness Campaign

16/09/2019

The INTO is delighted to announce an initiative led by the INTO, Cornmarket and Breast Cancer Ireland to raise awareness about breast health in primary schools around the country...

INTO secures concessions for teachers in new Primary Language Curriculum

13/09/2019

The Department of Education and Skills (DES) has announced the introduction of the Primary Language Curriculum...

Vote for #MySchool winner

11/09/2019

Our schools play a critical role in local communities right across Ireland. This September the #MySchool competition celebrated Irish schools by highlighting what makes them special, great and unique...

Primary schools remain overcrowded and underfunded

10/09/2019

OECD report ‘Education at a Glance 2019’ finds Irish primary school classes among the largest in Europe while funding lags behind the rest of Europe...

Focus Ireland & INTO Launch New Education Resource for Primary Schools

10/09/2019

Focus Ireland and the INTO have produced a new resource for members supporting students and families who are homeless or at risk...

Primary Staffing Appeals Board – Closing date looms

09/09/2019

The closing date for submission of appeals to the Primary Staffing Appeals Board is Wednesday 9th October 2019...