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# school-cuts - Wednesday 1 February, 2012

Hundreds gather at Dáil for protest against small school cuts
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Hundreds gather at Dáil for protest against small school cuts

Feb 1st 2012, 8:32 PM 3,547 Views 21 Comments

Demonstrators believe planned staffing cuts will lead to large class size increases – and fear some schools could close down altogether.

# school-cuts - Monday 30 January, 2012

School cuts will lead to 'huge increases' in class sizes, teachers say
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School cuts will lead to 'huge increases' in class sizes, teachers say

Jan 30th 2012, 5:22 PM 3,013 Views 46 Comments

The Irish National Teachers’ Organisation has strongly criticised staffing cuts set out by Minister Ruairí Quinn.

# school-cuts - Monday 16 January, 2012

School cuts could lead to death of rural Ireland, councillor warns
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School cuts could lead to death of rural Ireland, councillor warns

Jan 16th 2012, 6:31 PM 2,897 Views 9 Comments

Cllr Declan Hurley said institutions making up the “backbone” of rural communities were now all under threat.

# school-cuts - Friday 13 January, 2012

Government 'made mistakes' on education cuts, says Ruairí Quinn
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Government 'made mistakes' on education cuts, says Ruairí Quinn

Jan 13th 2012, 8:03 AM 1,749 Views 15 Comments

The Minister for Education has said controversial cuts around the DEIS scheme are likely to be reduced after a review.

# school-cuts - Monday 12 December, 2011

Budget 2012 will 'devastate' disadvantaged schools - INTO
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Budget 2012 will 'devastate' disadvantaged schools - INTO

Dec 12th 2011, 8:38 PM 2,737 Views 37 Comments

The teachers’ union has said that disadvantaged schools will lose hundreds of teaching posts – which will instead be reallocated to schools in better off areas.