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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

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...

A new Government and a new Education Minister: it’s time to deliver educational equality

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Educate Together warmly welcomes appointment of the new Minister for Education and Skills, Richard Bruton TD. With his background in economic management and his strong track record in fostering innovation, Educate Together hopes that Minister Bruton will understand that investment yields results and that it is investment that is needed if real...

Remarks On Schools, 'Self-Harm' and 'Nihilism' Are Deeply Offensive

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Educate Together takes issue with statements attributed to Fr Paul Connell, president of the Joint Managerial Body and the Association of Management of Catholic Secondary Schools, as reported in the Irish Times today. Fr Connell states that the alternative to ‘growing in faith’ as facilitated in Catholic schools is ‘a vacuum that can express...

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Lucan Educate Together National School Celebrates Twenty Years!

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


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...

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