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# schools-reopening - This year 2022

Leaving Cert student: The government needs to listen to students for once and for all
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# Schools Reopening

Leaving Cert student: The government needs to listen to students for once and for all

Jan 15th 2022, 7:00 PM 21,893 Views 0 Comments

Stella Butler shares her frustration at what she feels is a lack of long-term planning from government on schools.

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Covid-19 test referrals ‘have surged among children since schools reopened’
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# Schools Reopening

Covid-19 test referrals ‘have surged among children since schools reopened’

Sep 8th 2020, 12:46 PM 29,488 Views 41 Comments

“It is absolutely right that the schools have reopened and that parents are seeking advice on possible Covid cases,” one doctor said.

No social distancing and underlying health risks: Covid committee to hear from teachers and parents today
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# Schools Reopening

No social distancing and underlying health risks: Covid committee to hear from teachers and parents today

Sep 2nd 2020, 7:27 AM 39,222 Views 42 Comments

A number of representative groups will voice their concerns in the Dáil today.

'Heart of our communities': Acting CMO pens open letter to parents and teachers as schools reopen today
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# Schools Reopening

'Heart of our communities': Acting CMO pens open letter to parents and teachers as schools reopen today

Updated Aug 31st 2020, 7:43 AM 49,833 Views 38 Comments

Dr Ronan Glynn has moved to reassure parents and teachers with concerns for children returning to classrooms this week.

Overcrowded classes and an empty classroom: Serious 'frustration' at teaching job cuts during a health crisis
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# Schools Reopening

Overcrowded classes and an empty classroom: Serious 'frustration' at teaching job cuts during a health crisis

Aug 28th 2020, 12:10 AM 26,222 Views 32 Comments

A mixture of excitement and frustration prevailed at one Louth school with classes of 33 pupils as available classrooms lie empty.

'Anxiety levels in my house are through the roof': Major challenge ahead for parents of children with ASD
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# Schools Reopening

'Anxiety levels in my house are through the roof': Major challenge ahead for parents of children with ASD

Aug 27th 2020, 12:05 AM 21,222 Views 13 Comments

Against the backdrop of Covid-19, parents worry how their children with special needs will cope with school this year.

'No school wants to be the one to close due to Covid': Pressure is on as thousands of students return to class
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# Back To Class

'No school wants to be the one to close due to Covid': Pressure is on as thousands of students return to class

Aug 26th 2020, 12:05 AM 24,894 Views 33 Comments

Some schools have sacrificed computer rooms, home economics facilities and fitness spaces to ensure a safe reopening.

'Into a storm': Failing on schools could shatter Martin's already troubled leadership
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'Into a storm': Failing on schools could shatter Martin's already troubled leadership

Aug 22nd 2020, 7:15 AM 54,502 Views 79 Comments

Government has spent the summer planning for the reopening of schools next Thursday.

Psychologists launch guidance to help teachers and pupils returning to school
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# Health And Wellbeing

Psychologists launch guidance to help teachers and pupils returning to school

Jul 30th 2020, 1:22 PM 16,881 Views 10 Comments

The guidance says that health and wellbeing should be prioritized for school staff.

It is not envisaged that significant PPE will need to be worn when schools reopen, says minister
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# Back To School

It is not envisaged that significant PPE will need to be worn when schools reopen, says minister

Jun 24th 2020, 4:33 PM 15,499 Views 24 Comments

Guidelines for schools are currently being drafted.