Advice: Brian Mooney
Your questions answered by education expert Brian Mooney. Send your query to email@example.com
Ask Brian: My son wants to be a doctor but didn’t get the points. Are there other options?
- September 12, 2017
Ask Brian: What subjects should my daughter choose for the Leaving Cert?
- September 4, 2017
CAO 2017: Lots of supports available for students with disabilities
- August 24, 2017
CAO 2017: Am I eligible for a student grant?
- August 23, 2017
CAO 2017: Still time to apply for some courses beginning next month
- August 22, 2017
CAO 2017: Should I accept my CAO offer?
- August 21, 2017
Brian Mooney: Disappointing results? All is not yet lost
- August 17, 2017
A survival guide for Junior and Leaving Cert students (and parents)
- June 6, 2017
Ask Brian: I want to study nursing. What are my options?
- May 30, 2017
Should I take a hairdressing job without doing a PLC course?
- May 23, 2017
Ask Brian: My son has no idea of what he wants to study in college. Can you help?
- May 2, 2017
Ask Brian: Should my children drop their weak subjects?
- April 25, 2017
Ask Brian: My son wants to be a primary teacher. Can he study in the North?
- April 20, 2017
Ask Brian: My daughter wants to study physiotherapy but the points are too high. What can she do?
- April 20, 2017
Ask Brian: My son in US wants to study arts in Ireland. Are his grades good enough?
- March 28, 2017
Ask Brian: My daughter wants to teach, but her Irish is poor. What are her options?
- March 13, 2017
My son’s mock results were poor. Should he drop levels in some subjects?
- March 7, 2017
We cannot afford to send our daughter to university. What are her options?
- February 28, 2017
What changes can my son expect from the new junior cycle?
- February 21, 2017
Ask Brian: My daughter’s CAO choices revolve around her boyfriend. What should I do?
- February 13, 2017
Ask Brian: ‘My daughter missed out on medicine. Should she repeat?’
- February 5, 2017
Ask Brian: What are the financial costs of my son dropping out of his course?
- January 31, 2017
Ask Brian: Is private health cover mandatory for foreign students?
- January 23, 2017
Ask Brian: Is there a cheap way to prepare for the Hpat test for medical courses?
- January 17, 2017
Ask Brian: My new year’s resolution is to finally get a degree – but where do I start?
- January 10, 2017
Ask Brian: My daughter is stressed out by her CAO choices. Can you help?
- December 6, 2016
Ask Brian: How do I keep students engaged with science?
- November 28, 2016
Ask Brian: How do I secure school places for my children moving back to Ireland?
- November 22, 2016
Ask Brian: What does a ‘restricted’ college course mean?
- November 15, 2016
Ask Brian: What rights do I have if my college course ceases to operate?
- November 8, 2016
Ask Brian: How can I ensure my child won’t lose out due to teacher strikes?
- October 26, 2016
Ask Brian: I finally have my first choice following an upgrade. What should I do?
- October 25, 2016
Ask Brian: My daughter is not fully registered for college due to Garda vetting delays
- October 18, 2016
Ask Brian: I’m burnt-out. What are my teaching options?
- October 11, 2016
What supports are there to help my dyslexic son access third level?
- October 4, 2016
Ask Brian: Will Brexit affect my UK college plans next year?
- September 27, 2016
Ask Brian: Will the new points system affect me?
- September 20, 2016
Ask Brian: Can my daughter defer to mull over her choice of college course?
- September 13, 2016
Ask Brian: Should I be paid for my teaching placement?
- September 6, 2016
New college year: How student grant system SUSI works
- August 25, 2016
Brian Mooney: Still hoping for college? Check ‘Available Places’
- August 24, 2016
Brian Mooney: Will points rise this year for chosen course?
- August 19, 2016
Brian Mooney: Waiting almost over for Leaving Cert pupils
- August 15, 2016
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