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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

Demand for Equality-based education grows in Firhouse as school application deadline looms

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It was a packed house on Monday night (30 May) at Firhouse ETNS when parents gathered for a public meeting on Educate Together’s application for patronage of a brand new school to be opened in Firhouse in 2018.  Educate Together is one of the patrons applying for the school in what’s known as a ‘process’. The Department of Education and Skills...

BREAKING NEWS: Parent groups celebrate announcement of two new Educate Together schools in Dublin

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The Department of Education and Skills has appointed Educate Together as patron to two new national schools opening this September 2016. The schools will be located in Drumcondra/Marino and Cabra/Phibsborough.  Commenting on the announcement, Educate Together CEO Paul Rowe said:  “Well done to the Educate Together start-up groups who have been...

Equality in education in the spotlight at Ireland's second examination by the UN Human Rights Council today

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This afternoon the Irish Government will appear before the United Nations Human Rights Council in Geneva. This is the second time that Ireland appears before the council to answer questions about its human rights record from fellow UN member states, under the Universal Periodic Review (UPR).  The Government, represented in Geneva by Tánaiste and...

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Spotlight on the ‘Magic and Myths Unite Unite Europe’ Project in Le Chéile ETNS

Something very exciting is happening in Le Chéile ETNS in Drogheda...


Educate Together National Schools Wow 2017 Primary Science Fair!

The 2017 RDS Primary Science Fair once again plays host to a number...

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