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Almost 119,000 students are putting pen to paper this morning in state exams
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Almost 119,000 students are putting pen to paper this morning in state exams

Jun 4th 2014, 7:00 AM 7,361 Views 21 Comments

This year marks the first time that all students at Leaving Cert level will sit the new Project Maths exam.

Damien Kiberd: Jihad against Junior Cert is bizarre
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Damien Kiberd: Jihad against Junior Cert is bizarre

Nov 3rd 2013, 8:30 AM 119 Views 87 Comments

Rather than tackle these rather basic issues of numeracy and literacy, we are meddling with exam systems which may not be a problem at all.

Quinn: Bonus Leaving Cert maths points could continue for three more years
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Quinn: Bonus Leaving Cert maths points could continue for three more years

Aug 15th 2013, 6:00 AM 6,653 Views 19 Comments

The Education Minister made the remarks at Ringsend College in Dublin, where he met with students who were receiving their Leaving Certificate results.

Column: The countdown to Project Maths is on – what should you expect?
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Column: The countdown to Project Maths is on – what should you expect?

Jun 4th 2013, 7:00 AM 82 Views 26 Comments

This week the State exams begin and Leaving and Junior Certificate students are getting ready to tackle Project Maths. John Devlin has some tips for those worried about the new syllabus.

Here is the week's news... skewed
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Here is the week's news... skewed

Aug 18th 2012, 6:00 PM 3,572 Views 0 Comments

BREAKING via The Mire wire: The GAA dismisses reports of vajazzling – and the Mars Curiosity rover faces a hostile reaction from the natives.

Over half of maths teachers believe Project Maths will not improve results
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Over half of maths teachers believe Project Maths will not improve results

Aug 9th 2012, 5:30 PM 4,267 Views 49 Comments

The Teacher’s Union of Ireland said the programme should be further rolled out and tested before a real judgement can be made.

Leaving Cert maths problems 'must be addressed', says TD
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Leaving Cert maths problems 'must be addressed', says TD

Jun 12th 2012, 12:56 PM 8,539 Views 47 Comments

Plus, the mixed reaction from Sixth Years on Twitter.

Bonus points luring students back to higher level maths
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Bonus points luring students back to higher level maths

May 30th 2012, 11:16 AM 2,429 Views 19 Comments

An extra 25 points for sitting honours mathematics has led to near-record numbers registering for the paper this year.