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# school - Saturday 9 April, 2016

17 photos that will make any Irish school kid sick with 90s nostalgia
# Nostalgia
From The Daily Edge
# Nostalgia

17 photos that will make any Irish school kid sick with 90s nostalgia

Apr 9th 2016, 11:00 AM 12,355 Views 3 Comments

So many memories.

# school - Friday 1 April, 2016

Judge warns mother she'll go to jail if daughter misses another day at school
# Limerick
# Limerick

Judge warns mother she'll go to jail if daughter misses another day at school

Apr 1st 2016, 4:29 PM 29,821 Views 0 Comments

The 15-year-old has already missed 60% of the current school term.

# school - Thursday 17 March, 2016

Teacher fired after anonymous letter said she was unmarried and pregnant settles case
# Catholic School
# Catholic School

Teacher fired after anonymous letter said she was unmarried and pregnant settles case

Mar 17th 2016, 6:05 AM 56,109 Views 60 Comments

The school said she breached her contract by going against the religious and moral teachings of the church.

# school - Saturday 5 March, 2016

14 things everyone who went to school in Waterford City knows
# Up The Deise
From The Daily Edge
# Up The Deise

14 things everyone who went to school in Waterford City knows

Mar 5th 2016, 6:00 PM 17,901 Views 12 Comments

Ah, the good old days.

# school - Tuesday 1 March, 2016

179 children taken out of school by parents over rumours one boy is HIV-positive
# Sri Lanka
# Sri Lanka

179 children taken out of school by parents over rumours one boy is HIV-positive

Mar 1st 2016, 8:00 AM 18,841 Views 11 Comments

The rumours emerged after the boy’s father died of tuberculosis and kidney failure.

# school - Sunday 28 February, 2016

15 annoying things all Irish teachers have said
# Ciúnas
From The Daily Edge
# Ciúnas

15 annoying things all Irish teachers have said

Feb 28th 2016, 9:30 AM 16,140 Views 6 Comments

“No running in the corridor!”

# school - Thursday 18 February, 2016

This teacher accidentally sent a sarcastic report about students to every parent
# Morto
From The Daily Edge
# Morto

This teacher accidentally sent a sarcastic report about students to every parent

Feb 18th 2016, 5:43 PM 10,875 Views 1 Comment

The whole saga is facepalm-worthy.

# school - Wednesday 17 February, 2016

School that sent student home for top that read 'Nobody Knows I'm a Lesbian' changes policy
# California
# California

School that sent student home for top that read 'Nobody Knows I'm a Lesbian' changes policy

Feb 17th 2016, 10:57 PM 26,085 Views 47 Comments

The court heard that a teacher had her called to the office when she showed up in the shirt.

Primary school asks parents not to smoke cannabis when dropping children off
# Greater Manchester
# Greater Manchester

Primary school asks parents not to smoke cannabis when dropping children off

Feb 17th 2016, 11:02 AM 24,644 Views 45 Comments

Police are working with the school to crack down on the issue.

# school - Saturday 13 February, 2016

'It's like torture': Ex-students say boarding school kept them in isolation boxes for weeks
# Discipline
# Discipline

'It's like torture': Ex-students say boarding school kept them in isolation boxes for weeks

Feb 13th 2016, 2:33 PM 36,413 Views 21 Comments

The FBI is now investigating the school, which is accused of using the concrete cells as punishment.

# school - Saturday 6 February, 2016

13 Transition Year experiences you'll know all too well
# Trying Times
From The Daily Edge
# Trying Times

13 Transition Year experiences you'll know all too well

Feb 6th 2016, 9:30 AM 13,790 Views 3 Comments

That mini company hustle.

# school - Thursday 28 January, 2016

The school-leaving age is set to be increased. Is it a good idea?
# Schools Out For Ever
# Schools Out For Ever

The school-leaving age is set to be increased. Is it a good idea?

Jan 28th 2016, 10:49 AM 34,934 Views 85 Comments

It’s currently 16, should it be higher?

# school - Wednesday 27 January, 2016

School in England tells parents to 'wash and get dressed' before dropping kids off
# Stop Wearing Pyjamas
# Stop Wearing Pyjamas

School in England tells parents to 'wash and get dressed' before dropping kids off

Jan 27th 2016, 11:38 AM 21,818 Views 45 Comments

They think it’s setting a bad example for children.

# school - Monday 25 January, 2016

Teacher awarded €65,000 after school hires man who sexually harassed her
# Equality Tribunal
# Equality Tribunal

Teacher awarded €65,000 after school hires man who sexually harassed her

Jan 25th 2016, 6:05 AM 42,736 Views 91 Comments

The school in the south of the country was found to have discriminated against its teacher on gender grounds.

# school - Sunday 24 January, 2016

15 times you felt like an absolute badass in primary school
# Primary School
From The Daily Edge
# Primary School

15 times you felt like an absolute badass in primary school

Jan 24th 2016, 9:30 AM 11,758 Views 1 Comment

Rebel rebel.

# school - Thursday 21 January, 2016

This Dublin school's holding early-morning raves to wake up its students
# Maniac 2000
# Maniac 2000

This Dublin school's holding early-morning raves to wake up its students

Jan 21st 2016, 7:13 PM 34,485 Views 40 Comments

Side to side like you just don’t care.

A Dublin school's early morning Maniac 2000 rave is going viral on Facebook
# Oggy Oggy Oggy
From The Daily Edge
# Oggy Oggy Oggy

A Dublin school's early morning Maniac 2000 rave is going viral on Facebook

Jan 21st 2016, 12:18 PM 13,384 Views 10 Comments

Side to side like you just don’t care.

# school - Monday 18 January, 2016

This mam received a deeply ironic letter from her son's school about his spelling
# Immediateley
From The Daily Edge
# Immediateley

This mam received a deeply ironic letter from her son's school about his spelling

Jan 18th 2016, 5:08 PM 12,104 Views 2 Comments

Ah here.

# school - Tuesday 12 January, 2016

A Dublin Senior Infants teacher gave the perfect David Bowie-themed homework last night
# Major Tom
From The Daily Edge
# Major Tom

A Dublin Senior Infants teacher gave the perfect David Bowie-themed homework last night

Jan 12th 2016, 12:22 PM 20,191 Views 2 Comments

Can you hear me Major Tom?

# school - Friday 8 January, 2016

Girls banned from wearing coloured bras at school as they 'distract boys'
# Manchester
# Manchester

Girls banned from wearing coloured bras at school as they 'distract boys'

Jan 8th 2016, 4:33 PM 26,321 Views 68 Comments

Students have claimed teachers also patrol corridors with wet wipes to make sure girls don’t wear make-up.

# school - Monday 4 January, 2016

This little girl tried to get another week off school with an adorable fake note
# Absolute Chancer
From The Daily Edge
# Absolute Chancer

This little girl tried to get another week off school with an adorable fake note

Jan 4th 2016, 9:20 AM 5,880 Views 0 Comments

It is January, after all.

# school - Sunday 3 January, 2016

Take a walk around the haunting ruins of this old Irish school
# In Ruins
# In Ruins

Take a walk around the haunting ruins of this old Irish school

Jan 3rd 2016, 8:30 PM 33,588 Views 18 Comments

This find, in the south of the country, is probably our favourite so far.

# school - Tuesday 15 December, 2015

Email threat to LA schools mentioned explosive devices and assault rifles
# Shut Down
# Shut Down

Email threat to LA schools mentioned explosive devices and assault rifles

Dec 15th 2015, 9:00 PM 36,498 Views 79 Comments

A ‘specific but non-credible’ threat was also made to schools in New York.

# school - Tuesday 8 December, 2015

I chose to put my four children through private secondary school, here's why
# Opinion
# Opinion

I chose to put my four children through private secondary school, here's why

Dec 8th 2015, 8:00 AM 13,625 Views 49 Comments

There may be an air of ambition that one hopes will be contagious. If the friends all have high hopes, ours probably will too.

# school - Sunday 6 December, 2015

'As a gay teacher I felt I had to switch my partner from a 'he' to a 'she', I felt ashamed'
# Opinion
# Opinion

'As a gay teacher I felt I had to switch my partner from a 'he' to a 'she', I felt ashamed'

Dec 6th 2015, 1:06 PM 1,486 Views 151 Comments

The posters on the wall said “It’s ok to be different” but LGBT teachers working in denominational schools felt the opposite, writes Niall Callan.

# school - Monday 30 November, 2015

A teacher came across this girl's hilarious note to a cheating lad
# Player
From The Daily Edge
# Player

A teacher came across this girl's hilarious note to a cheating lad

Nov 30th 2015, 7:36 PM 11,721 Views 5 Comments

“You’re a player and nothing more!”

# school - Thursday 26 November, 2015

Girl sent home from school for wearing fluffy socks
# Swindon
# Swindon

Girl sent home from school for wearing fluffy socks

Nov 26th 2015, 12:09 PM 23,355 Views 46 Comments

‘They don’t learn with their feet, they learn with their heads.’

# school - Wednesday 25 November, 2015

Paul O'Connell dropped in on this Galway school for a class Christmas surprise
# Snow Day
From The42
# Snow Day

Paul O'Connell dropped in on this Galway school for a class Christmas surprise

Nov 25th 2015, 11:39 AM 8,390 Views 3 Comments

God bless us, everyone.

A phone company just created a surprise snow day for a school in Galway
# Snow Day
From The Daily Edge
# Snow Day

A phone company just created a surprise snow day for a school in Galway

Nov 25th 2015, 9:49 AM 13,866 Views 1 Comment

God bless us, everyone.

# school - Wednesday 11 November, 2015

Peter Mathews was thrown out of the Dáil and given an unusual punishment earlier
# Rowdy
# Rowdy

Peter Mathews was thrown out of the Dáil and given an unusual punishment earlier

Nov 11th 2015, 4:51 PM 24,685 Views 56 Comments

The independent TD’s refusal to stop talking landed him in trouble today.

# school - Saturday 7 November, 2015

A pirate queen is teaching Irish kids about equality
# Granuaile
# Granuaile

A pirate queen is teaching Irish kids about equality

Nov 7th 2015, 9:45 AM 13,969 Views 53 Comments

Ballymun schools are learning all about Grainne O’Malley.

# school - Monday 2 November, 2015

Would you baptise your child to get them into a school?
# Poll
# Poll

Would you baptise your child to get them into a school?

Nov 2nd 2015, 8:45 PM 25,346 Views 198 Comments

Minister for Education Jan O’Sullivan has said that she is not comfortable with the concept.

# school - Saturday 31 October, 2015

Bus Éireann will no longer take kids to school during severe weather
# School's Out
# School's Out

Bus Éireann will no longer take kids to school during severe weather

Oct 31st 2015, 7:30 AM 26,557 Views 42 Comments

One TD believes that the plans could put kids’ lives in danger.

# school - Wednesday 28 October, 2015

Bailey Gwynne, 16, dies in stabbing at Aberdeen school
# Aberdeen
# Aberdeen

Bailey Gwynne, 16, dies in stabbing at Aberdeen school

Oct 28th 2015, 11:14 PM 31,072 Views 5 Comments

A male suspect, believed to be a fellow pupil, has been detained following the incident at the Cults Academy secondary school at about 1.30pm.

# school - Tuesday 27 October, 2015

Video shows officer flipping school student out of her seat
# South Carolina
# South Carolina

Video shows officer flipping school student out of her seat

Oct 27th 2015, 7:15 AM 41,499 Views 94 Comments

The officer has been placed on leave.

# school - Tuesday 20 October, 2015

9 things the Irish education system lied to us about
# Tell Me Lies
From The Daily Edge
# Tell Me Lies

9 things the Irish education system lied to us about

Oct 20th 2015, 10:13 PM 13,049 Views 7 Comments

*shakes head in disgust*

# school - Wednesday 23 September, 2015

This couple ended up getting married after they were tagged in an old school photo on Facebook
# Tag Me
From The Daily Edge
# Tag Me

This couple ended up getting married after they were tagged in an old school photo on Facebook

Sep 23rd 2015, 12:07 PM 6,089 Views 1 Comment

Sometimes, being tagged in a morto old photo is a good thing.

# school - Wednesday 16 September, 2015

This is how a Texas school explained why a boy was arrested for making a clock
# Texas
# Texas

This is how a Texas school explained why a boy was arrested for making a clock

Sep 16th 2015, 8:02 PM 22,660 Views 59 Comments

The school used the opportunity to remind parents that their children shouldn’t bring ‘prohibited items’ to school.

# school - Saturday 12 September, 2015

The Debs: Expectation v Reality
# Hidden Naggin
From The Daily Edge
# Hidden Naggin

The Debs: Expectation v Reality

Sep 12th 2015, 11:00 AM 9,681 Views 2 Comments

The night won’t be all it’s built up to be…

# school - Sunday 6 September, 2015

How today's kids spend their time in school vs kids back in the day
# Simpler Times
# Simpler Times

How today's kids spend their time in school vs kids back in the day

Sep 6th 2015, 8:30 PM 49,408 Views 63 Comments

The kids are back to school – how much has changed since their parents and grandparents were there?