CAO Countdown: Focus on interests, not high-point courses
- January 19, 2018, 00:01
The countdown clock is ticking and time is running out for those who have not yet registered with the CAO. Saturday, January 20th, at 5.15pm marks t(...)
My child sits the Leaving in summer. What dates do I need to be home?
- January 9, 2018, 00:00
Question: I’m the first-time parent of a Leaving Cert student who will be sitting the exams in June. Considering holiday plans this year, what are the(...)
Ask Brian: How can I help my daughter register for the right CAO course?
- November 7, 2017, 00:00
Question: My daughter is taking the Leaving Cert in June and recently received a CAO handbook from her school. She’s our eldest so this is the first t(...)
Leaving Cert advice: How to overcome results roadblocks
- August 17, 2017, 21:57
Expert guidance counsellors Brian Howard and Deirdre Garrett were working on irishtimes.com address reader queries about Leaving Cert results and the (...)
Q&A: Navigating this year’s Leaving Cert points race
- August 17, 2017, 21:11
Expert guidance counsellors Brian Howard and Deirdre Garrett were working on irishtimes.com on Thursday answering people’s queries about Leaving Ce(...)