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# Teachers

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Teacher unions to table joint motion over vaccine priority schedule
'It's not a value judgement on any profession' - Education Minister defends change to vaccine prioritisation
ASTI says vaccine meeting with public health experts and minister was 'unsatisfactory'
Martin and Varadkar forced to defend vaccine plan changes amid criticism from their own TDs
ASTI has 'constructive engagement' with Department over Leaving Cert impasse
Teachers to seek 'assurances' on safety of schools before any return to classrooms
School principal: 'Pitting school staff against parents in a game of political football has not helped'
Pádraig Murphy
Minister to meet special needs groups as families left ‘devastated’ over schools u-turn
Unions and Education Minister agree the 'established' Leaving Cert must take place in June
ASTI and TUI directed teachers not to co-operate with government plans before Leaving Cert u-turn
Teachers Union of Ireland will be 'strongly' advising its members to reject new public pay deal
Teaching union said it never proposed breaking early for Christmas
Teachers' union asks government to start school Christmas break a few days earlier
ASTI members insist strike action would be 'last resort' but that government needs to listen to them
Poll: Would you support teachers striking over Covid-19 safety concerns?
92% of post-primary teachers say wearing masks makes work more difficult - TUI survey
Teaching unions query whether schools should remain open if Ireland moves to Level 5
ASTI: Teachers' strike may be considered due to Covid-19 safety concerns
Teachers union to ballot for industrial action over Covid-19 safety concerns
Teachers warn of severe disruption to schools already as they call for fast-track access to testing
'It's a huge risk': Pregnant teaching staff say they've been left in the dark over the return of schools
40% of teachers concerned about how play-based lessons will be affected by Covid-19 restrictions
Psychologists launch guidance to help teachers and pupils returning to school
View from a teacher: 'Nobody wants to return to remote learning'
Anonymous Teachers
1,000 extra secondary teachers to come from job-sharers and registered teachers not working in education
View from a teacher: No, we have not been 'sitting at home on full pay' in lockdown
Anonymous Teachers
A tribute to the Class of 2020: How one group of teachers marked the end of school for sixth years
Old Bawn Teachers
ASTI changes tack and is now advising its members to comply with the Leaving Cert calculated grades system
Poll: Should Leaving Cert students be awarded full marks for oral and practical exams?
Teachers' Union calls for 'sanction' of parents who lobby teachers over child's Leaving Cert grade
Teaching during the Covid-19 crisis: Four weeks in, the novelty has given way to inertia for some students
Anonymous Teachers
The Irish For: Why do so many Irish politicians start out as teachers?
Darach Ó Séaghdha
'The hypocrisy of it really bothers me': Secondary school teachers on why they're striking today
Poll: Do you support post-primary teachers going on strike next month?
Suggestions children aged 4 would be taught about masturbation called out as 'dangerous scaremongering'
'Young people learn about sex through porn, many have no idea what a healthy relationship looks like'
Gaeltacht grant to be restored for trainee teachers but not all students will be eligible
Teachers at DCU English school say offer of 50c pay increase is 'a slap in the face'
'Absolutely unacceptable': Teachers unsure of when they'll be paid after starting new jobs
Education minister's UAE 'fact-finding mission' on what will bring Irish teachers back home