(...) schools have opened up in divestment areas) barely scratches the surface of what needs to be done. What is(...)

Summer schools

Sir, – “Summer schools – more heat than light?” reads your heading (July 30th). Heat? Light? Summer(...)

Residents queueing for humanitarian aid at the Palestinian refugee camp of Yarmouk, Damascus, in March. Photograph: Reuters

(...) at 700 schools for half a million students unless donors deliver $101 million next month. The source(...)

The cuts have been uneven, varying hugely between Tullamore and Galway. Photograph: Getty Images

(...), such as prevention and education programmes with young people in schools about the notion of consent in(...)

Sir, – Marie O’Reilly (July 28th) echoes my own thinking regarding the plethora of summer schools(...)

A man who burgled churches and primary schools while he was serving a suspended sentence for other(...)

(...) & Analysis, July 27th). He rightly points out the lack of non-denominational schools in Ireland. He suggests(...)

Lissadell, Yeats and seagulls

(...) in our schools in September 2015 will not study any of Yeats’s poems for their Leaving Certificate(...)

The “2.4-dinitrophenylhydrazine” substance, better known as “Brady’s Reagent”, was found at a school in Ennis, Co Clare at about midday. File photograph: Getty Images

(...) in Ennis, Co Clare, at about midday. It is understood the substance belonged to the school’s science(...)

Louise  O’Keeffe and other abuse survivors have strongly criticised the scope of the compensation scheme, accusing the state of failing to accept its legal responsibility. Photograph: Garrett White/Collins

The State Claims Agency has identified 210 cases of alleged child sexual abuse in schools, which(...)