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News Ireland Education: Teachers’ Union of Ireland votes overwhelmingly in favour of strike action in row over pay equality

Published on: Thursday 10 October 2019
Teachers’ Union of Ireland votes overwhelmingly in favour of strike action in row over pay equality
News source: https://www.independent.ie/irish-news/education/teachers-union-of-ireland-votes-overwhelmingly-in-favour-of-strike-action-in-row-over-pay-equality-38583093.html

THE Teachers’ Union of Ireland (TUI) has voted overwhelmingly ... out of patience with the Government’s failure or unwillingness to complete the process of pay equalisation.” Mr Lahart called on ...

News Ireland Education: Ireland to organise higher education fair on Oct. 13

Published on: Tuesday 08 October 2019
Ireland to organise higher education fair on Oct. 13
News source: https://www.thehindu.com/news/cities/Coimbatore/ireland-to-organise-higher-education-fair-on-oct-13/article29621284.ece

Education in Ireland, an initiative by the Government of Ireland, will organise a higher education fair at The Residency Towers on October 13.The fair will see the participation of 20 Irish universiti

News Ireland Education: Can integrated education finally bring peace to Northern Ireland?

Published on: Tuesday 08 October 2019
Can integrated education finally bring peace to Northern Ireland?
News source: https://www.independent.co.uk/independentpremium/long-reads/northern-ireland-integrated-education-peace-nobel-peace-prize-a9145961.html

On a rainy evening last month, a crowd of invited guests in north London’s Big Sky Studios celebrated a milestone in the struggle for lasting peace in Northern Ireland. It is a story of hope when hope ...

News Ireland Education: Nobel peace prize nomination for schools breaking Northern Ireland’s barriers

Published on: Monday 07 October 2019
Nobel peace prize nomination for schools breaking Northern Ireland’s barriers
News source: https://www.theguardian.com/education/2019/oct/08/nobel-peace-prize-nomination-for-schools-breaking-northern-irelands-barriers

Liam Neeson, who was born in Northern Ireland, is a strong supporter, and sent a message to the Northern Ireland Integrated Education Fund describing the nomination as “a great shot in the arm for the ...

News Ireland Education: Case Green: Nazi Germany's Crazy Plan to Invade Neutral Ireland During World War II

Published on: Saturday 28 September 2019
Case Green: Nazi Germany's Crazy Plan to Invade Neutral Ireland During World War II
News source: https://nationalinterest.org/blog/case-green-nazi-germanys-crazy-plan-invade-neutral-ireland-during-world-war-ii-84341

In Ireland, they saw a natural base from which ... He has also worked in education, editing, and refugee resettlement in France and the United States. He currently writes on security and military ...

News Ireland Education: Increase teacher training to four years, says Irish education expert

Published on: Wednesday 25 September 2019
Increase teacher training to four years, says Irish education expert
News source: https://www.newvision.co.ug/new_vision/news/1507554/increase-teacher-training-irish-education-expert

Professor Emer Ring, the Dean of Early Childhood and Teacher Education at Mary Immaculate College in Ireland; a teacher training guru and experienced researcher was in Uganda last week courtesy of the ...

News Ireland Education: The education gap: Can schools beat the postcode lottery?

Published on: Friday 27 September 2019
The education gap: Can schools beat the postcode lottery?
News source: https://www.independent.ie/irish-news/the-education-gap-can-schools-beat-the-postcode-lottery-38538875.html

Ireland may have had almost no tradition in winter sports but Hoey wasn't deterred. If anything, it made her more determined to show the doubters that she could succeed. Log In New to Independent.ie?

News Ireland Education: For Quality and Equality, Public Funding is Higher Education’s Best Option

Published on: Monday 16 September 2019
For Quality and Equality, Public Funding is Higher Education’s Best Option
News source: http://www.universitytimes.ie/2019/09/for-quality-and-equality-public-funding-is-higher-educations-best-option/

More than 20 years after the abolition of higher education fees, Ireland now has the second highest student contribution fees in Europe. This system is often referred to as having “free fees”. Our ...

News Ireland Education: Prince Andrew spends ALL WEEK in Northern Ireland at his golf tournament after engagements cancelled

Published on: Saturday 14 September 2019
Prince Andrew spends ALL WEEK in Northern Ireland at his golf tournament after engagements cancelled
News source: https://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-7461215/Prince-Andrew-spends-WEEK-Northern-Ireland-golf-tournament-engagements-cancelled.html

The Duke of York, 59, was seen awarding the trophy over to champion 17-year-old Conor Gough in Northern Ireland yesterday while scrutiny over his friendship with paedophile Jeffery Epstein continued.

News Ireland Education: More Northern Ireland schools set to fall into deficit, support body chief warns

Published on: Sunday 15 September 2019
More Northern Ireland schools set to fall into deficit, support body chief warns
News source: https://www.belfasttelegraph.co.uk/news/northern-ireland/more-northern-ireland-schools-set-to-fall-into-deficit-support-body-chief-warns-38499217.html

More schools will fall into deficit unless Northern Ireland’s education system is bailed out, a support body chief has warned. Barry Mulholland served as the chief executive of the Western Education ...

News Ireland Education: Music Generation: U2's dream of affordable music education for all young people in Ireland close to realisation

Published on: Tuesday 28 May 2019
News source: https://www.independent.ie/irish-news/education/music-generation-u2s-dream-of-affordable-music-education-for-all-young-people-in-ireland-close-to-realisation-38158706.html

They call it the GAA of the music world. It hasn't quite reached every county, town or suburb yet, but Music Generation - the first publicly supported system of local music education services in ...

News Ireland Education: Grand Opening of Park Lane Stars in UK and Ireland

Published on: Thursday 06 June 2019
News source: https://www.pr.com/press-release/786733

Business partners Wendy & Tim Jones will be the newest Park Lane Jewellery Franchise Owners servicing the UK and Ireland market. Both have a long history of success within direct sales and business. ...

News Ireland Education: Northern Ireland education software firm Texthelp to use funds for expansion

Published on: Thursday 30 May 2019
News source: https://www.belfasttelegraph.co.uk/business/northern-ireland/northern-ireland-education-software-firm-texthelp-to-use-funds-for-expansion-38165087.html

A Co Antrim education software provider has secured investment from a private equity firm which it hopes will fund plans for expansion. Texthelp in Antrim employs around 165 people in making software ...

News Ireland Education: Integrated education

Published on: Thursday 06 June 2019
News source: https://www.irishtimes.com/opinion/letters/integrated-education-1.3917110

Sir, – The recent council and European elections in Northern Ireland have shown that increasing numbers ... but the majority of pupils are still in separate education systems. Children learning ...