News for Parents

Gaeloideahas Nuacht

Gaeloideachas publishes news here regularly, as well as fortnightly email newsletters for naíonraí, primary and post-primary schools. You can register to receive these newsletters below. Keep an eye too on our social media accounts, and share your news with us by emailing

Creidim Ionat 💚 free online talks

Every Thursday during the campaign 'Creidim Ionat' by Foras na Gaeilge we will be running online sessions to share information on various topics so that you can continue learning Irish. These sessions are free and focus on different groups of people. We have...

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Preparing for the Gaelscoil 2024

What’s on? This is a 45 minute online seminar aimed at parents who are preparing for the Gaelscoil this year. The Principal and Vice Principal of Gaelscoil Ruairí, Kildare, will facilitate this seminar although the subject matter will be applicable to every Gaelscoil....

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Mother Tongues survey on multilingualism among young children

Mother Tongues are launching a national survey on multilingualism among young children.  If you live in the Republic of Ireland or in Northern Ireland and if you have a child between 0 and 3  years of age, they want to hear from you! With this study, they aim to reach...

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Questionnaire: Irish at home – Aisling Nic Fhionnghaile

SEEKING: Parents with children in Gaelscoileanna who are speaking Irish at home. A chairde, My name is Aisling Nic Fhionnghaile and I am a studying for the Masters of Education in Irish-Medium and Gaeltacht Schools. I am currently undertaking applied research entitled...

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Lá Fhéile Pádraig linn go luath ☘️

Níl ach dhá lá fanta i bhFeabhra agus ní mór dúinn ar fad ár bpleananna do Lá Mór na hÉireann a críochnú. Mar chúnamh do mhúinteoirí agus do theaghlaigh tá leathanach inár sraith do fhéilte móra na scoilbhliana dírithe ar Lá Fhéile Pádraig. Tá idir chuir i láthair...

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Online resources for families 👨‍👩‍👧‍👦

This document outlines some of the resources available on line for families with young children in a Naíonra or Gaelscoil. There is an QR Code with each link so that this document can be shared as a PDF or printed for parents. The page would be ideal as part of a welcome bundle for parents upon registration of their child.

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