New Primary Language Curriculum

Minister for Education and Skills Joe McHugh T.D. today launched the Primary Language Curriculum/Curaclam Teanga na Bunscoile – a fundamental change in how children learn English and Irish in school. The new curriculum is being introduced for pupils of all abilities...

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...