Primary schools to close (COVID-19)


Effective from 6pm this evening, until 29 March, all primary schools in Ireland will be closed.

INTO Youth Conference Cancelled


The Youth Conference, due to take place in Kilkenny tomorrow (Friday 13 March) and Saturday has been cancelled in light of the latest health-related decisions on COVID-19...

Waiting list in operation for retirement planning seminar


Final Retirement Planning Seminar for this school year is now fully booked. Add your name to the waiting list...

Teaching Council Elections – Don’t miss your chance to vote!


Elections are currently underway, and ballots must be returned by noon, tomorrow, Wednesday 11 March...

New Circular: Coronavirus (COVID-19) Arrangements for Teachers and SNAs


The Department of Education and Skills has confirmed that teachers who have contracted COVID-19...

Northern Conference Webcast


Take a front seat at the 2020 Northern Conference...

Updated guidance – Coronavirus 


The DES has published downloadable posters on hand-washing and hygiene...

Bliain na hUachtaránachta – suíonn Intouch síos leis an Uachtarán Feargal Brougham


We call on the incoming government to prioritise the elimination of child poverty in any programme for government...

Staffing schedule misses the mark 


The Department of Education and Skills has today published the primary staffing circular for the school year 2020/21 (Circular 18/20)...

New retirement planning seminar announced


Due to high demand, we have organised a sixth and final Retirement Planning Seminar for this school year, taking place on the 15 and 16 May 2020...