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Irish and UK education unions convene in London

25/10/2019

The leadership of both British and Irish education unions met today, Friday 25 October. This group meets twice a year to discuss issues of mutual interest across the UK and Ireland. Among the matters they considered were teacher health and welfare and international events...

Relationships and sexuality education (RSE) review closes soon

23/10/2019

The deadline for submitting your views on the draft Report on the Review of RSE is this Friday, 25 October 2019...

Boil Water Notice for schools supplied by Leixlip Water Treatment Plant

22/10/2019

Irish Water and Fingal County Council, following consultation with the Health Service Executive, has issued a Boil Water Notice ...

School secretaries suspend industrial action

22/10/2019

Fórsa’s School Secretaries branch suspended its industrial action today (Tuesday 22nd) following confirmation that school employers would be represented in negotiations at the Workplace Relations Commission (WRC)...

Boards of Management to change at end of November

22/10/2019

The four-year term of current boards of management will come to an end on the 30 November and new boards will take up their roles from 1 December 2019...

Launch of the INTO Global Citizenship School Film Club

21/10/2019

The INTO Global Citizenship School Film Club will launch this week. The first film, I Am Not Your Negro, will be screened on Wednesday 23 October at 7.30pm at Comhlámh, 12 Parliament St, Temple Bar.

Show your support for UN End Poverty Day

17/10/2019

INTO Global Citizenship School is inviting schools to raise awareness of the  to take part in sharing their wishes for a world without poverty, through their #FootstepsToEndPoverty campaign.

Teaching unions pledge to campaign together for higher investment in education

15/10/2019

The Irish National Teachers’ Organisation, along with the Teachers Union of Ireland, the Association of Secondary Teachers, Ireland, and the Irish Federation of University Teachers met today to discuss Budget 2020...

Supply panel jobs advertised 

15/10/2019

The Department of Education and Skills has granted approval for six pilot supply panels of substitute teachers in Dublin, Kildare, Meath, Galway and Cork...

Additional paid parental leave announced

14/10/2019

INTO welcomes the announcement of two additional weeks of paid parental leave, which will be available to parents of babies born on or after 1 November 2019. Although the Department of Education and Skills...