The revised Framework for Junior Cycle confirms that English will be the first subject assessed through classroom-based exercises in conjunction with a shorter exam at the end of third year. File photograph: Eric Luke/The Irish Times

A new subject of wellbeing will be introduced to students starting the first year of secondary(...)

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(...) its customers is probably secondary to its relationship with its investors, given the company rarely(...)

Stephen Corri (26): “Over the summer I’d say I’ve applied for maybe around 20 jobs. I’m lucky to even get an email to say, ‘sorry you haven’t been successful this time’.”

Job security remains the foremost concern for newly qualified secondary teachers returning to the(...)

ASTI members protesting earlier this year. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill/The Irish Times

Members of the Association of Secondary Teachers of Ireland (ASTI) are to vote on whether to accept(...)

Bar, Dunluce Castle and the Europa Hotel. There were even three concerts at his old secondary school(...)

(...) educated by celibates in secondary schools, where the emphasis was on modesty, chastity and the concealment(...)

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(...)” education in any of the State’s secondary schools will climb to more than €1,300, according to a survey(...)

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(...) child, was born in Treffurt in Thuringia. His father, Karl, a secondary school teacher, was dismissed(...)

UCC president Dr Michael Murphy. Photograph: UCC

(...) be more on primary and secondary schools, while day to day oversight is devolved to the Higher(...)

  TUI president Gerry Quinn (centre left) protesting in Dublin. File photograph: Cyril Byrne/The Irish Times

The executive committee of one of the two unions representing secondary school teachers has(...)