Kevin Donoghue, of Forsa, Karl Byrne of Siptu, Séamus Lahart, President TUI and Zak Aboukrhes of ISSU with Síona Cahill, president of USI at a protest in Trinity college Dublin to highlight concerns  about investment in Irish higher education. Photograph: Andres Poveda

There will not be enough college places over the coming years to cope with a demographic bulge unless there is more State investment in higher educati(...)

The questioned of whether schools are free to change the content of relationship and sex education classes in order to protect their ethos was raised by a number of Oireachtas members

All schools are to be given new guidelines over the appropriate use of external groups to deliver sex education to students. This move comes amid crit(...)

ASTI  shop stewards have been asked to distribute this poster to staff members and to display it in “a prominent position in their classrooms”.

The Association of Secondary Teachers Ireland (ASTI) has been accused of targeting pupils after it emerged that members have been asked to display pos(...)

Lucille O’Mahony, a third-class pupil of Guardian Angels National School, Blackrock, Co Dublin, is leading a campaign against the rule that girls must wear skirts. Photograph: Nick Bradshaw

What is the biggest annoyance for school students? Homework? Bullying? Having to go to school in the first place? In fact, according to the Irish Sec(...)