Minister McHugh to speak to conference of Irish-medium and Gaeltacht schools about the importance of Irish as the language of socialisation

What is the language of socialisation among students in Irish-medium and Gaeltacht schools? What vision do the schools themselves have for the use of Irish as the natural language of communication amongst their students? Why does it matter, and what are the most...

Threat to the future education of students in Coláiste Lú after the status of Irish in the school is undermined

Instead of being in the classroom today, students in Coláiste Lú, an ‘aonad’ providing Irish-medium post-primary education in Dundalk, are on the picket line alongside their parents, protesting for their right to education. The crisis has come about due to a step-back...