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#Back to Education

# back-to-education - Saturday 10 March, 2018

'When you’ve never been told you’re good at anything, it’s hard to find confidence'
# Adult Education
# Adult Education

'When you’ve never been told you’re good at anything, it’s hard to find confidence'

Mar 10th 2018, 7:30 PM 33,136 Views 13 Comments

No matter what your experience of formal education, or your age, it’s never too late to return to learning, writes Anne Redmond.

# back-to-education - Monday 8 August, 2016

Homeless mother Erica Fleming calls for Leo Varadkar's help
# Back To Education
# Back To Education

Homeless mother Erica Fleming calls for Leo Varadkar's help

Aug 8th 2016, 6:51 PM 19,090 Views 177 Comments

Erica Fleming is requesting a review of the Back to Education Allowance criteria.

# back-to-education - Tuesday 14 August, 2012

'Positivity is here in this room, people getting up and starting again'
# Employment
# Employment

'Positivity is here in this room, people getting up and starting again'

Aug 14th 2012, 8:30 PM 6,918 Views 18 Comments

Attending today’s Springboard Roadshow in Dublin, TheJournal.ie’s Christina Finn asks job seekers why returning to education is their only option.

# back-to-education - Wednesday 10 August, 2011

Welfare recipients encouraged to avail of Back to Education scheme
# Back To Education
# Back To Education

Welfare recipients encouraged to avail of Back to Education scheme

Aug 10th 2011, 4:58 PM 1,002 Views 16 Comments

Almost €200 million has been made available for the scheme, but the inability of applicants to apply for the student maintenance grant on top of the allowance is being criticised.