Notice for Teachers and Schools with regard to Retirements on 1 September 2019


The Department confirms that when a teacher retires on 1 September 2019, they will benefit from the Public Sector Stability Agreement (PSSA) restoration effective from that date for pension and lump sum calculation.

INTO Members Raise €54K for Crumlin Children’s Hospital


INTO’s annual member draw raised a whopping €54,000 to assist funding an inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) research project at Crumlin Children's Hospital.

Irish Pupils are being Crowded Out


The Irish National Teachers’ Organisation (INTO) has called on the government to reduce the pupil-teacher ratio to 20:1, the EU average.

INTO assumes Presidency of ICTU and Secures Two Seats on Executive Council


The Biennial Conference of the Irish Congress of Trade Unions took place last week in Dublin, with the INTO sending a large delegation.

NCCA Solicits Views on Relationships and Sexuality Education (RSE)


The NCCA has commenced an online public consultation on the review of Relationships and Sexuality Education (RSE).

INTO responds to Joint Oireachtas Committee on Education Report


The Irish National Teachers’ Organisation welcomes the recommendations of the Joint Oireachtas Committee on Education and Skills.

INTO call on government to ‘invest for the best’ in Primary Education


The Irish National Teachers’ Organisation today launched its pre-budget submission outlining its key priorities for Budget 2020

Teacher Allocations and Redeployment Panels Update


There are currently 699 teachers on supplementary panels.