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Survey highlights teachers’ health & safety concerns after reopening of schools in September

27/11/2020

A survey commissioned by the INTO’s Central Executive Committee (CEC) was conducted in early October to assess the feelings of members one month after the reopening of schools.

Circular issued: Supplementary Panel applications open & INTO panel webinar

25/11/2020

INTO is hosting a Supplementary Panel webinar on Tuesday, 1 December from 4-5pm. Members are invited to register now.

INTO, ASTI and TUI working together to end pay inequality

25/11/2020

The three teacher unions have been liaising closely in advance of any public sector pay talks, with a view to progressing our shared campaign for pay equality in the teaching profession.

Unions accept invitation to formal talks on public service pay agreement

24/11/2020

The Public Services Committee of ICTU has received an invitation from the Minister for Public Expenditure and Reform, Michael McGrath TD to formal talks on a possible successor to the current public service pay deal, the Public Service Stability Agreement (PSSA).

Register for INTO Retirement Planning webinar

24/11/2020

Register now for the INTO Retirement Planning webinar on Saturday, 28 November. This webinar will be delivered by our team of experts and is specifically tailored for primary teachers who are contemplating retirement.

INTO curriculum consultation online focus group

23/11/2020

As part of our ongoing Curriculum Consultation, the INTO has organised a focus group discussion to allow members share their responses to the Draft Primary Curriculum Framework. This focus group will be hosted online on Wednesday, 25 November from 7–8:30pm.

Covid-19 – key updates for members

20/11/2020

Over the course of the last week, on your behalf, INTO has again met with the Department of Education and NPHET. INTO also provided evidence to the Oireachtas Joint Committee on Education, Further and Higher Education, Research, Innovation and Science.

Priority access to Covid vaccine essential for school workers – INTO addresses Oireachtas Committee

19/11/2020

General Secretary John Boyle today emphasised the urgent need for more robust and tangible Government support and funding for INTO members and the primary sector when addressing an Oireachtas Committee hearing.

Joint statement on pay equality – ASTI, INTO and TUI

18/11/2020

In 2019, the government provided us with a statement of intent to finally resolve pay equality within the next public sector pay agreement. Tomorrow we will take this opportunity to restate to the Joint Oireachtas Committee on Education, Further and Higher Education, Research, Innovation and Science our commitment to ending pay inequality once and for all.

National Committee elections – Update: December 1st candidate declaration deadline

16/11/2020

The deadline for declaration of candidacy for election to the Central Executive Committee, Education Committee, National Appeals Panel and Benefit Funds Committee (Divisions 1 & 2) is fast approaching. Members should provide notice – in writing – of their intention to be a candidate for any of the above to the General Secretary no later than 5pm on December 1st.