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On a visit to an online safety lesson at Whitmore High School in Barry, the Cabinet Secretary for Education had the chance to hear from pupils about the latest online concerns and the support in place to help.

The government has launched a Curriculum and Assessment Review with the aim of driving "high and rising schools standards" and setting "all young people up for life and work".

A ministerial taskforce has been launched to kick off work on the Child Poverty Strategy.

The Irish government aims to increase the number of Traveller and Roma children remaining in school to achieve a Leaving Certificate.

The children’s wellbeing bill will be introduced to "raise standards in education and promote children’s wellbeing”, King Charless III said.

A standard assessment to gather children’s personal development knowledge towards the end of primary school should be introduced, according to Lessons4Life.

The Education Policy Institute has released its latest report looking at the disadvantage gap for both primary and secondary school pupils, using assessment data.

The National Consortium for Languages Education has boosted support as a new report finds that 6 in 10 schools face challenges recruiting language teachers.


We look at what each party plans to change about the education system in their manifestos.

As the recruitment and retention crisis continues in schools across the country, Kevin Noble, HR lead at The Primary First Trust, shares his thoughts on how HR systems can alleviate some of these pressures

The Education Business Awards 2024 saw the largest amount of nominations, and continued to celebrate the hard work of the sector. 

Let’s Go Zero are helping schools cut down on their carbon emissions this June with their first Climate Action Countdown.

Females are consistently outnumbered by males when it comes to computing subjects and careers. But why is this a problem, and what initiatives there are to encourage gender diversity?

The Fire Industry Association's Jamie Gale outlines the responsibilities of premises management in maintaining, overseeing and ensuring compliance of fire detection and alarm systems

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