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# classrooms - Thursday 23 September, 2021

Department had 'productive' meeting with school stakeholders over close contacts policy
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# Classrooms

Department had 'productive' meeting with school stakeholders over close contacts policy

Updated Sep 23rd 2021, 7:27 PM 42,157 Views 59 Comments
  • Children who are close contacts in primary schools will not be required to restrict their movements if they are asymptomatic.
  • Teachers' union INTO said the government is removing a "safety net" from schools.
  • But Labour's education spokesperson said it was a "welcome" move that has come "weeks too late".

# classrooms - Friday 17 September, 2021

Parents express 'horror' at prefab conditions at North Dublin secondary school
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# Classrooms

Parents express 'horror' at prefab conditions at North Dublin secondary school

Sep 17th 2021, 6:00 AM 38,914 Views 22 Comments

Photographs from inside prefabs at Gaelscholáiste Reachrann in Donaghmede show damaged walls and ceilings.

# classrooms - Thursday 10 September, 2020

None of the Covid-19 cases identified in 54 schools so far have led to outbreaks
# Schools
# Schools

None of the Covid-19 cases identified in 54 schools so far have led to outbreaks

Sep 10th 2020, 2:11 PM 36,846 Views 47 Comments

There has only been one school in which a second case was identified after an original confirmed case.

# classrooms - Friday 2 August, 2019

Primary pupils in Kerry are the most likely to be in an overcrowded classroom
# Primary Schools
# Primary Schools

Primary pupils in Kerry are the most likely to be in an overcrowded classroom

Aug 2nd 2019, 6:20 AM 15,301 Views 13 Comments

More than a fifth of registered primary pupils in the recent school year were in overcrowded classes.

# classrooms - Thursday 12 March, 2015

The university building that looks like sticks of bamboo
# No Corners
# No Corners

The university building that looks like sticks of bamboo

Mar 12th 2015, 2:19 PM 2,209 Views 0 Comments

The structure aims to give students a more connected environment.

# classrooms - Monday 30 June, 2014

Principals want an audit of teaching resources
# Education
# Education

Principals want an audit of teaching resources

Jun 30th 2014, 8:27 AM 6,792 Views 12 Comments

Student numbers are rising, but student-teacher ratios fell.

# classrooms - Tuesday 11 March, 2014

"The anger is palpable": Teachers to hold lunchtime protests over Junior Cycle
# Exam Concerns
# Exam Concerns

"The anger is palpable": Teachers to hold lunchtime protests over Junior Cycle

Mar 11th 2014, 8:37 AM 10,585 Views 64 Comments

The protests are over the introduction of the new Junior Cycle Student Award.

# classrooms - Sunday 11 August, 2013

€60.4 million spent on renting prefabs as classrooms over three years
# School
# School

€60.4 million spent on renting prefabs as classrooms over three years

Aug 11th 2013, 8:00 AM 6,909 Views 27 Comments

A prefab costs around €13,500 to rent a year.

# classrooms - Saturday 10 August, 2013

Classroom door locks and communication devices vital for school security
# Sandy Hook
# Sandy Hook

Classroom door locks and communication devices vital for school security

Aug 10th 2013, 5:30 PM 6,885 Views 30 Comments

Panel looking at how schools can increase their security following Newtown massacre says simple steps are the most effective.

# classrooms - Tuesday 5 June, 2012

Schools bid farewell to the prefab as Quinn announces €26.5m for classrooms
# Education
# Education

Schools bid farewell to the prefab as Quinn announces €26.5m for classrooms

Jun 5th 2012, 6:30 AM 3,652 Views 17 Comments

Ninety-one schools have been given the green light to start construction on permanent classrooms.