Parents campaigning against the use of iPads in their only second-level feeder school say they are 'delighted to be vindicated' after new recommendations advise the re-introduction of school books.
Fri, 17 Jan, 2020
Two secondary school teachers have resolved their High Court challenges against a decision to redeploy them to other schools.
Fri, 02 Aug, 2019
A father has failed in his discrimination case against his son’s primary school over the school’s refusal to take his 11-year old son on a school tour.
Thu, 04 Jul, 2019
Two secondary school teachers have launched High Court challenges against a decision to redeploy them.
Thu, 16 May, 2019
A judge has strongly criticised the "behaviour and attitude" of the parties involved.
Thu, 10 May, 2018
A Kildare school reopens today after a shooting threat was found scrawled on a toilet wall.
Wed, 06 Dec, 2017
Fri, 17 Mar, 2017
A school is to ask the High Court to overturn a Department of Education direction compelling it to enrol a six-year-old boy who has severe behavioural difficulties.
Fri, 04 Sep, 2015
I am writing regarding Paul Doran’s letter (February 27) criticising the Supreme Court decision to decide against an appeal over alleged Traveller discrimination after a child’s application to a Tipperary school was refused.
Wed, 04 Mar, 2015
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Wed, 28 Jan, 2015
A Dublin school has cancelled a workshop on homophobic bullying because the the Board of Management had allegedly decided that "both sides of the argument should be represented".
Tue, 27 Jan, 2015
A North Cork community will be out in force this morning to demand that the Government presses on with plans to provide a new facility for an overcrowded school in their town.
Fri, 05 Sep, 2014
In a history extending back to 1888, CBC Cork yesterday celebrated one of its proudest days when Uachtarán na hÉireann, Michael D. Higgins, visited the school to commemorate its 125th celebrations.
Sat, 16 Nov, 2013
The Minister for Education Ruairi Quinn has brought a High Court action seeking to clarify a Labour Court finding that a teacher is an employee of the Minister.
Mon, 30 Jul, 2012
THREE generations — grandparents, parents and children — will attend the formal opening of a €250,000 extension to a tiny west Cork primary school today.
Mon, 17 Oct, 2011
Mon, 11 Apr, 2011
John Delaney is to stay at the helm of the Football Association of Ireland (FAI) for a further five years, it was announced today.
Fri, 09 Jul, 2010
SOME 150 students at a Kildare school walked out in protest yesterday after CCTV cameras were installed in the toilets.
Fri, 13 Nov, 2009
STEVE STAUNTON’S reign as Republic of Ireland manager came to an end following a meeting with FAI chiefs in Dublin early this morning.
Wed, 24 Oct, 2007
THE elderly Limerick teacher who accidentally locked herself into a school for four nights over a bank holiday weekend has still not returned to work, more than a month after the incident.
Fri, 05 May, 2006
WHY did the Minister for Education and Science, Mary Hanafin, establish a task force on discipline in schools? The answer is because there is a crisis in discipline.
Mon, 10 Apr, 2006
A SCHOOL which refused to allow a teacher cancel her application for a career break when she discovered she was pregnant has been ordered to pay her €10,000.
Tue, 28 Jun, 2005
The eircom League has today announced that Declan O'Luanaigh has resigned as Chairman of the eircom League and from the Board of Management of the Football Association of Ireland.
Fri, 05 Nov, 2004
Thu, 07 Oct, 2004
The FAI officers last night announced a resolution of the dispute that split the five-man officer board after six hours of debate behind closed doors.
Thu, 04 Sep, 2003
"We promised 12 months ago we would change the organization and what this meeting has done is to fast-forward that process."
Mon, 14 Jul, 2003
Fri, 11 Jul, 2003
SCHOOL children had a lucky escape yesterday when part of the ceiling of their pre-fab classroom collapsed.
Fri, 13 Jun, 2003
Thu, 01 May, 2003
WE live in a world in which we need to share responsibility. It’s easy to say, “It’s not my child, not my community, not my world, not my problem.” Then there are those who see the need and respond. I consider those people my heroes.
Thu, 17 Apr, 2003
THE sacking of the principal of a Gaelscoil in Co Meath in a row over religious education has enraged teachers throughout the country and could have serious repercussions.
Wed, 31 Jul, 2002
A school principal in Co Meath has been sacked in a row over religious education.
Tue, 30 Jul, 2002
Former Central Bank Governor Maurice O'Connell will chair the review of the FAI's involvement in the World Cup in 2002.
Fri, 26 Jul, 2002
IN what other job would employees willingly sign up to a deal that states: "There is potential for the jobholder to be exposed to abuse or emotionally charged situations?"
Tue, 09 Jul, 2002
The FAI have announced they will launch an independent external review of the squad's involvement in the World Cup following the competition.
Fri, 07 Jun, 2002
The costs of the proposed Eircom Park project have rocketed to an estimated £135m.
Mon, 22 Jan, 2001
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