Thu, 28 May, 2020
The patronage of 12 new primary schools which are set to open this year have been announced.
Thu, 21 Feb, 2019
Club GAA has been in the news lately for all the wrong reasons.
Thu, 25 Oct, 2018
says a growing movement is bringing down the walls in creches and returning our children to the waters and the wild.
Fri, 17 Aug, 2018
Recent announcements, re changes being proposed — and some already implemented — to the primary school curriculum prompts me to ask you to publicise my cry of anguish in the sheer foolishness of it all?
Wed, 24 Jan, 2018
Gunmen killed a man outside a primary school near Athens as parents were still dropping off their children, Greek police have said.
Wed, 03 May, 2017
The biggest data analysis project of its kind, globally, is to be conducted in primary schools so experts can see what must be done to get young children achieving the exercise levels of previous generations.
Thu, 23 Mar, 2017
Richard Bruton plans to divest patronage from Catholic primary schools. We’ve been here before and the Church still holds all the cards, writes.
Thu, 02 Feb, 2017
Progress has been made on the development of the Rochestown Educate Together National School in Rochestown, Co Cork.
Fri, 13 Jan, 2017
Average school class size in Irish primary schools remain among the highest in Europe with almost one-quarter of all schoolchildren in classes of 30 or more in the current school year.
Tue, 14 Jun, 2016
It was an early start for the eager participants as they arrived at CIT Sports grounds for the Cork Primary Schools Sports.
Thu, 02 Jun, 2016
The union representing primary school teachers says a quarter of children are in supersize classes.
Mon, 25 Apr, 2016
Laptop computers and iPad tablets have been stolen from a primary school in east Belfast.
Fri, 19 Feb, 2016
Primary school principals say they are increasingly concerned about their pupils' mental health.
Fri, 29 Jan, 2016
Chocolate has been banned at a primary school in south Wales because one pupil has an allergy to it.
Tue, 26 Jan, 2016
A Fine Gael TD believes primary schools must put an end to demanding cash payments from parents.
Mon, 23 Nov, 2015
Two primary schools have been forced to close after they became infested with false widow spiders.
Fri, 13 Nov, 2015
More specific sex education should be considered at primary school level, according to one of the speakers at an international conference on the treatment of sex offenders which opens in Dublin today .
Wed, 16 Sep, 2015
The chances of giving all primary schools the same high-speed broadband that is now available at secondary level are slim but the move remains a priority, the Department of Education has said.
Mon, 11 May, 2015
Primary school teachers are under an increasing amount of stress in the workplace, according to research which shows the extent of the problem.
Tue, 07 Apr, 2015
A sign of how one of Cork’s oldest communities has been welcoming the city’s newest arrivals was displayed to Education Minister Jan O’Sullivan yesterday.
Sat, 28 Mar, 2015