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Primary, Second Level | In this blog, I will share some of my own experience of substitute teaching and outline the advantages and disadvantages of working as a supply teacher for the school year 20/21.
FET, General, Higher Education |The new solution to tackle contract-cheating will enable colleges and universities shifting to online instruction to take a holistic approach to academic integrity.
FET, General, Higher Education, Primary, Research, Second Level | The Great Book of Ireland (Leabhar Mór na hÉireann) has been termed Ireland’s modern-day Book of Kells.
General | Intuition, Inventiveness, and Resilience saw three amazing astronauts safely home – the human race can do it again.
Second Level | New ASTI President Ann Piggott has said that the Government must commit to equal pay for post-2010 entrants to teaching if it is to recruit additional second-level teachers.
Primary/Second Level | Fórsa trade union believes that measures discussed on July 24 will boost confidence about schools reopening at the end of August.
Primary/Second Level | The Facebook group ‘Voice For Teachers’ has existed for a relatively short time, yet has a following of over 47,000 and counting.
Primary/Second Level | The impact of the shift to distance learning was explored in an ESRI study using an online questionnaire and in-depth interviews with school leaders.
Higher Ed/Research | The Irish Universities Association (IUA) has warmly welcomed the Further and Higher Education Roadmap announced by Minister Simon Harris on 22 July 2020.
Early Childhood/Primary/Research/Second Level | A new report, ‘Implications of the COVID-19 pandemic for policy in relation to children and young people’, was announced today by Minister Roderic O’Gorman.
Higher Ed/FET | A new five-year strategy for the Further Education & Training (FET) sector was launched last week by Minister Simon Harris and Minister Niall Collins.
“And once the storm is over, you won’t remember how you made it through, how you managed to survive. You won’t even be sure, whether the storm is really over. But one thing is certain. When you come out of the storm, you won’t be the same person who walked in. That’s what this storm’s all about.“