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News articles and news releases originating from the Educate Together National Office from 2011 and previous years are stored here in chronological order. To stay up to date on all that's happening in our school network, sign up to our newsletter

Educate Together 'Anxious' To Examine Minister Bruton's Proposals

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Educate Together notes today’s newspaper reports on the Minister for Education Richard Bruton’s plans for advancing the divestment process and welcomes any practical and effective steps taken to address the human rights deficit in the Irish education system. However, Educate Together would like to state that it has not been asked by the Department...

Educate Together Looking Forward To Working With Minister On Provision Of ‘Multi- and Non-denominational’ Schools

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Educate Together notes with great interest the Minister’s comments at the Irish Primary Principals' Network conference today. It is reassuring that the government recognises the need to provide a national network of 'multi-denominational and non-denominational' schools to serve the needs of all families in Ireland. This network is essential for...

Educate Together Applauds First Step Toward Repealing the ‘Baptism Barrier’; More Equality-based Schools Needed

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Educate Together welcomes today’s news that the Government intends to remove the ‘baptism barrier’ and address the ongoing and very real discrimination against young children in accessing religious-run schools all over Ireland. It should be noted, however, that issues arising from the ‘baptism barrier’ are not in any way applicable to Educate...

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Brian Ruane, RIP

Educate Together would like to offer its sincere condolences to the...

08/01/2018

Lucan Educate Together National School Celebrates Twenty Years!

It was all fun and games at Lucan Educate Together on October 14 as...

15/11/2017
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