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#Further Education

# further-education - Tuesday 15 June, 2021

Simon Harris says the pandemic has been particularly hard for college students - but next year will be different
# Higher Education
# Higher Education

Simon Harris says the pandemic has been particularly hard for college students - but next year will be different

Jun 15th 2021, 4:21 PM 9,685 Views 5 Comments

CMO Dr Tony Holohan has endorsed the return to college campuses in the coming academic year.

# further-education - Monday 20 July, 2020

Over €100 million in Covid-19 support funds sought for third-level sector
# Higher Education
# Higher Education

Over €100 million in Covid-19 support funds sought for third-level sector

Jul 20th 2020, 7:25 AM 13,759 Views 15 Comments

The two-metre social distancing rule is also expected to apply on university campuses that reopen in the autumn.

# further-education - Wednesday 8 February, 2017

Poll: Would you sign up to further education, money no object?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Would you sign up to further education, money no object?

Feb 8th 2017, 8:30 PM 15,442 Views 26 Comments

If you returned to third-level, what advice would you share with others considering that change?

# further-education - Monday 9 January, 2017

6 facts about AI that will actually blow your mind
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6 facts about AI that will actually blow your mind

Jan 9th 2017, 5:09 PM 23,244 Views 17 Comments

Artificial intelligence? Let’s just say robot butlers are closer than you think.

# further-education - Sunday 18 September, 2016

'The Cinderella sector' of Irish education needs extra funding just as badly as our top universities
# Further Education
# Further Education

'The Cinderella sector' of Irish education needs extra funding just as badly as our top universities

Sep 18th 2016, 8:45 AM 13,114 Views 8 Comments

“Even in high-tech companies you need non-graduate staff to fill a lot of roles within the company.”

# further-education - Sunday 4 September, 2016

Balancing work, study and a life - top tips to make it work
# Careers
# Careers

Balancing work, study and a life - top tips to make it work

Sep 4th 2016, 6:00 PM 3,378 Views 10 Comments

If you decide to return to college for further education, you had better get your ducks in a row, advises Eoghan McDermott.

# further-education - Monday 22 August, 2016

CAO 2016: Where are all the applicants coming from?
# Offers
# Offers

CAO 2016: Where are all the applicants coming from?

Aug 22nd 2016, 6:20 AM 20,541 Views 7 Comments

There are over 80,000 people waiting to hear if they’ve landed their favoured college spot.

You can find all of the Round One CAO points right here
# Check It Out
# Check It Out

You can find all of the Round One CAO points right here

Aug 22nd 2016, 6:01 AM 106,913 Views 9 Comments

Do you have what you need for your preferred course?

# further-education - Tuesday 5 July, 2016

7 tips to achieve your dream promotion
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# Sponsored By DCU

7 tips to achieve your dream promotion

Jul 5th 2016, 3:14 PM 24,257 Views 21 Comments

You have to lay the groundwork early on…

# further-education - Thursday 21 April, 2016

7 ways Ireland punches above its weight
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# Sponsored By DCU Business School

7 ways Ireland punches above its weight

Apr 21st 2016, 4:58 PM 34,480 Views 44 Comments

Ah, we’re a grand country all the same.

# further-education - Thursday 10 September, 2015

'I sat my Junior Cert aged 71, but would be in the Dáil if given a chance earlier in life'
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# Bright Spark

'I sat my Junior Cert aged 71, but would be in the Dáil if given a chance earlier in life'

Sep 10th 2015, 4:05 PM 13,167 Views 11 Comments

Pamela Noonan sat her Junior Cert at age 71, having left school when she was just 11.

# further-education - Monday 24 November, 2014

Half of parents don't know how to advise their children on further education
# College Ready
# College Ready

Half of parents don't know how to advise their children on further education

Nov 24th 2014, 8:14 AM 6,934 Views 28 Comments

A new survey has also found that the majority want them to progress to higher education.

# further-education - Sunday 20 April, 2014

TUI: Wide variations in availability of Post Leaving Certificate courses needs to be addressed
# Further Education
# Further Education

TUI: Wide variations in availability of Post Leaving Certificate courses needs to be addressed

Apr 20th 2014, 12:53 PM 6,938 Views 15 Comments

The TUI found that while Cavan has one place for every 58 people, Offaly has one for every 1096.

# further-education - Tuesday 7 May, 2013

Fee-paying students more likely to go straight to college
# Education
# Education

Fee-paying students more likely to go straight to college

May 7th 2013, 8:45 AM 8,393 Views 80 Comments

The research from the Department of Eduction says that more students from fee-paying secondary schools progress directly to higher education.

# further-education - Monday 19 September, 2011

Children's Ombudsman wants law change over SNA crisis
# Schools
# Schools

Children's Ombudsman wants law change over SNA crisis

Sep 19th 2011, 4:18 PM 524 Views 1 Comment

Dozens of parents contacted Children’s Ombudsman Emily Logan with complaints about SNA allocations for their children – but under current law, Logan is not able to deal with them.

# further-education - Wednesday 8 June, 2011

Quinn insists: I don't want to bring back third-level fees

Quinn insists: I don't want to bring back third-level fees

Jun 8th 2011, 4:19 PM 1,032 Views 31 Comments

The Minister for Education wants to minimise the burdens to third level – but warns that Ireland has “lost its cheque book”.

# further-education - Tuesday 14 September, 2010

Sharp rise in people applying to PLC courses
# Education
# Education

Sharp rise in people applying to PLC courses

Sep 14th 2010, 4:42 PM 342 Views 0 Comments

More places on further education courses are needed to keep young people from signing on, warns the Teachers’ Union of Ireland.