Gaeloideachas welcomes the publication of the reforms announced by the Department of Children to support the early learning sector, which will ensure increased investment and assist in developing the profession of early years educators. However, the organisation recommends that targeted support should be provided to naíonraí due to the additional costs and challenges associated with providing their service through the medium of Irish.
Gaeloideachas warmly welcomes the decision by the Minister of Education to approve the establishment of a new model of school in Dundalk, Co Louth to provide post-primary Irish-medium education for students in the region.
The Minister for Education Norma Foley TD has approved a proposal for a new satellite model of Irish-medium post-primary provision to be piloted in Dundalk. The model involves a satellite /Dundalk-based campus of An Foras Pátrúnachta’s Balbriggan Gaelcholáiste – Coláiste Ghlór na Mara.
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Gaeloideachas warmly welcomes the announcement by the Minister for Education, Norma Foley, that An Foras Pátrúnachta has been awarded the patronage of the new Irish-medium primary schools which will open this year to serve the Dublin 2-4 and Dublin 13 areas. Gaelscoil Eoin and Gaelscoil Ghráinne Mhaol, along with Gaelscoil Lir in Saggart, Dublin, will welcome their first junior infant classes in September this year.