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News Archive

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 Responds to the Iona Institute’s Claims on Last Night’s Claire Byrne Live

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Educate Together Responds to the Iona Institute’s Claims on Last Night’s Claire Byrne Live It is disappointing that the Iona Institute, through their spokesperson Maria Steen, would so easily reinforce a prejudicial stereotype of the children who attend Educate Together schools as ‘middle-class’ as happened on Claire Byrne Live on RTÉ last night...

Report Card 2017: Government Provision of Diversity in Schools ‘Barely Acceptable’

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Is the Government keeping its promises to children? On the issue of pluralism and equality in education, the answer is no. The Children’s Rights Alliance Report Card 2017 scrutinises and grades the Government on its commitments to children and today has given the Government a ‘D grade’ for the implementation of its commitment to:  the phased...

Hopes Raised as Department Commits to Action on 'Reconfiguration' Areas

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Educate Together is delighted to announce that in light of recent announcements by the Department of Education and Skills it is reinvigorating the parent campaigns for 16 schools around the country to be divested to Educate Together. It is hoped that towns in counties Clare, Cork, Galway, Kerry, Kildare, Mayo, Meath, Tipperary, Wicklow and...

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Sod Turned On State-Of-The-Art New School Building For Belmayne ETNS

There was great excitement this week in Belmayne when Richard Bruton...


Deputy Principal of Firhouse Educate Together Secondary School Announced

Educate Together is delighted to announce that Frank Milling has been...

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