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INTO signs global letter in support of girls’ education

07/07/2020

Today, the Generation Equality Forum would have started with the ambition to launch a transformative agenda to achieve immediate and irreversible progress towards gender equality...

Special Committee on Covid-19 Response debate – Thursday, 2 Jul 2020

03/07/2020

INTO General Secretary John Boyle and President Mary Margner participated in an evidence session with the Special Committee on COVID-19 response on the issue of the reopening of our schools. A transcript of the proceedings is provided below...

INTO to appear before Oireachtas Special Committee on Covid-19 Response

02/07/2020

INTO General Secretary John Boyle and President Mary Magner will appear before the Oireachtas Special Committee on Covid-19 Response on the reopening of our schools...

Reopening schools – public health advice and response plan published

01/07/2020

Minister Foley has today published a draft school COVID-19 response plan and the interim recommendations for the reopening of schools and educational facilities from the Health Protection Surveillance Centre...

New Vacancy – Official (Communications Team)

26/06/2020

INTO’s communications team ensures members and employees are kept up to date with union developments, promotes the voice of the membership externally and delivers high-profile campaigns, publications and events...

INTO secures clarity on staff training and public health advice for summer provision 

26/06/2020

INTO welcomes the provision of this additional advice from public health experts, discussed in detail with INTO representatives at a meeting in DES early yesterday morning...

INTO advice on wellbeing and staying well

25/06/2020

Stress and anxiety come hand in hand with change and uncertainty. Here are some resources we have gathered to promote and nurture wellbeing...

Guidance on recording additional principal release days – OLCS

24/06/2020

INTO has been made aware that the OLCS is currently not equipped to record the additional principal release days set out in Circular 20/2019. Schools are advised to follow this DES guidance...

Further guidance published on July Provision

23/06/2020

Throughout the current crisis, the INTO have set out the need for all decisions to be based on public health advice and open engagement with stakeholders...

Update on notification of CID application decisions

22/06/2020

The DES has informed INTO that almost all notifications regarding applications for CIDs have been issued to schools at this stage and only a very small number remain...