“We’ve evolved well beyond the discussion that the internet is either ‘bad’ or ‘good’, and anyone who still argues the toss on that might as well be arguing about the merits of telephones or bread.” Photograph: Getty Images

Parents of Ireland: take some responsibility for your children’s behaviour. The impact of the internet and social media on identity, conversat(...)

The rate of cyberbullying has increased sharply over the past year, according to a new report from the National Association of Principals and Deput(...)

If I could change one thing I would steer our second-level system away from the current one, where CAO points are the exclusive route to third-level e(...)

What will it do to the reputation of our education system if there is no independent verification of standards? Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

Supposing you wanted to implement important changes in a very large and dispersed organisation. Would you opt to do it at a time when there are almost(...)

Mr Justice Gerard Hogan: Solomon-like role. Photograph: Collins Courts

Mr Justice Gerard Hogan in the High Court adopted a Solomon-like role in deciding in the absence of parental agreement whether their 12-year-old son s(...)

School leadership is a critical part of the investment formula for our schools. As each of us helps to shape the recovery of our society and ec(...)

Sir, – A recent Vital Signs survey conducted by Community Foundation for Ireland showed that, for people living in Ireland, eight out of the 1(...)