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Different Families, Same Love Competition

20/03/2018

EXCITING COMPETITION FOR MARCH 2018!We are calling on teachers to take action in their classrooms to celebrate the diversity of people and families in Irelan...

INTO notes report on pay inequality and demands immediate talks

16/03/2018

The Irish National Teachers’ Organisation today noted the report on pay inequality by the Department of Public Expenditure and Reform (DPER). The union dem...

Teachers’ Musical Society 2018 Production

14/03/2018

After the success of last year’s production of the dark, dramatic and downright demonic Sweeney Todd – The Demon Barber of Fleet Street, the Teachers’ ...

An Post/INTO Handwriting Competition 2018

14/03/2018

Take part in An Post’ and INTO ‘St Patrick’s Day’ themed handwriting competition for primary schools.Post your entries by Tuesday, 20 March.The compe...

Teacher Fee Refund Scheme

13/03/2018

The Teacher Fee Refund Scheme provides funding towards the cost of professional development courses relevant and of benefit to schools and that are subject t...

Press Notice Congress

12/03/2018

Diary NoticeIrish National Teachers’ OrganisationINTO Annual Congress 2018The Annual Congress of the Irish National Teachers’ Organisation will take plac...

DES Publishes Circular 16/2018 on School Self Evaluation

12/03/2018

The DES has published circular 16/2018 (pdf) clarifying how schools should re-engage with SSE.This circular amends the previous SSE circular 39/2016 (pdf) wh...

DES Circular on Health and Safety Management

12/03/2018

Circular 18/2018 reminds school management of responsibilities for safety and health, including fire safety, in primary schools.Download Circular 18/2018 (pd...

Joint Teacher Union Session for Safety Representatives – Health and Safety Legislation Briefings

09/03/2018

The teacher unions (ASTI, INTO, TUI) are co-operating on a pilot project to increase awareness of health and safety legislation, including the role of Safety...

Pay inequality damaging education, say teacher union leaders – Joint Union Rally on Pay Equality

07/03/2018

Protest demands publication of Report to Address InequalityA demonstration by the three teacher unions at the Dáil has called for publication of a report on...