Tanaiste Joan Burton and her entourage were allegedly trapped in a car following a graduation just after midday on November 15th, 2014 File photograph: Nick Bradshaw

A 16-year-old boy has been given a six-month sentence and become the first person to be jailed for taking part in violence at the Jobstown protest. T(...)

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Teaching is about teaching, but it is also about learning. In other words, teachers know that teaching does not happen until others learn. As profe(...)

Anti-Austerity Alliance TD Paul Murphy pictured after appearance at Dublin Circuit Court . Photograph: Collins Courts

A trial date will most likely be set next month for Anti-Austerity Alliance TD Paul Murphy on charges of falsely imprisoning Tánaiste Joan Burton dur(...)

Counsel for Paul Murphy TD indicated to Dublin Circuit Criminal Court the defence was “anxious” for further disclosure, but his client would be seeking a trial date on the next occasion. Photograph: Gareth Chaney/Collins

Anti Austerity Alliance TD Paul Murphy, facing charges of falsely imprisoning Tánaiste Joan Burton during a water charges protest in Jobstown, is to s(...)

A judge has ordered the arrest of a youth facing trial over the Jobstown anti water charges protest last year during which Tánaiste Joan Burton was al(...)

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What is the point of initial teacher education? Based on my experience as a teacher and teacher educator, I pose the question in light of the recen(...)

Seven youths aged between 14 and 18 have appeared in court on charges connected to the Jobstown protest last November during which Tánaiste Joan Burton was trapped in her car for over two hours.

Seven youths aged between 14 and 18 have appeared in court on charges connected to the Jobstown protest last November during which Tánaiste Joan Burto(...)

Anti-Austerity Alliance TD Paul Murphy. Photograph: Dave Meehan

The serving of a summons on Paul Murphy TD ordering him to a court hearing to face charges of falsely imprisoning Tánaiste Joan Burton has formally be(...)

Whatever your reason for going back to education, there’s a course to suit you: Project Futsal, winner of an Aontas Star Award

The Leaving Cert is easy enough to follow. Most teens do it, although some opt for Youthreach or the Leaving Cert Applied programme. Third-level or fu(...)

Showing how it’s done: Martin Waters, Nicky Sheehan and Billy Cowming of Dungarvan Men’s Shed demonstrate OneStepUp.ie

What do learners in the adult and further education sector want? The sector is diverse, encompassing everything from local courses tailored to the (...)