The Irish Times’ free online helpdesk received questions from teenagers and their parents over what implications the 2019 Leaving Cert results might h(...)

The Irish Times free online helpdesk is receiving questions from teenagers and their parents over what implications the 2019 Leaving Cert results migh(...)

The Irish Times’ free online helpdesk is receiving questions from teenagers and their parents over what implications the 2019 Leaving Cert results mig(...)

Irish Times Results Helpdesk guidance counsellors Deirdre Garrett and Brian Howard work to answer questions. Photograph: Sara Freund

There are three guarantees in life: death, taxes and the inevitability that some students will be upset or confused about their Leaving Cert results. (...)

* Click here to download a PDF of the CAO’s 2018 Round One offers: https://iti.ms/2N1opT7 Topics ranging from issues relating to a shortfall in point(...)

Guidance counsellor Brian Howard answered queries on Friday relating to this week’s Leaving Cert results and the upcoming CAO Round One offers. If I (...)

Brian Howard and Deirdre Garrett, both members of the Institute of Guidance Councillors (IGC), are operating the helpdesk and will be on hand to answer questions on Friday and early next week.

Topics ranging from how to appeal exam results to what course requirements are likely to be when the CAO releases the Round One offers next week were (...)

The Irish Times’ free online helpdesk is receiving questions from teenagers and their parents over what implications the 2018 Leaving Cert results mig(...)

Several posters queried how the latest points allocations had been arrived at by the Central Applications Office (CAO). Photograph: Getty Images
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Helpdesk guidance counsellors Deirdre Garrett and Brian Howard have been busy dealing with queries from students and their parents about last week’s L(...)

Where next? Institute of Guidance Counsellors says equality of access to guidance counselling is essential. Photograph: David Davies/PA Wire

The most marked drop in the availability of guidance counsellor services since the economic crash has been in the country’s poorest schools, accordin(...)

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