The Department of Education published details of the new scheme yesterday

Plans to eradicate school waiting lists and booking deposits for school places have been broadly welcomed by education and parents’ groups.The propose(...)

Plans to eradicate school waiting lists and booking deposits for school places have been broadly welcomed by education and parents’ groups

Plans to eradicate school waiting lists and booking deposits for school places have been broadly welcomed by education and parents’ groups.However, so(...)

Homework can cause as much stress to parents as it does to their children. Some parents like the idea of helping their children with their homework. I(...)

Re-establishing term time routines after the long summer holidays is one of the most challenging aspects of family life at this time of year. M(...)

Lyn Crowley (left) of St Andrew's College and Lucy Rice of Loreto abbey, Dalkey. Photograph: Aidan Crawley

In the half-century since Donogh O’Malley introduced free education for all the State’s children, Irish parents have cumulatively spent more than €20 (...)

The USI said Minister for Education Ruairi Quinn should be aware that students would ’not take this lying down’. Photograph: Cyril Byrne / The Irish Times

Significant cuts to education in the budget would make it almost impossible for teachers to deliver the school curriculum, Sheila Nunan, general secre(...)

Minister for Education and Skills Ruairi Quinn must find €100 million in cuts in the Budget. Photograph: Bryan O’Brien/The Irish Times

An internal document which lists 75 possible cutbacks in the education sector was drawn up to give Minister for Education Ruairi Quinn the fullest pos(...)

Minister for Education Ruairi Quinn: ‘Children who qualify for access to SNA support for the coming year will receive access to this support on precisely the same criteria as they did last year’ Photograph: Cyril Byrne/The Irish Times

Minister for Education Ruairí Quinn has rejected as “wrong” claims by Fianna Fáil, that there will be cuts from September in special needs assistant ((...)

Minister for Education Ruairí Quinn: “Since the foundation of the State and even going back before then a partnership has existed between the State and school providers and educators.” Photograph:  Niall Carson/PA Wire

Schools must show greater leadership and sensitivity to the financial pressure on parents, Minister for Education Ruairí Quinn has said after claims t(...)

Some would call Breid Greene a glutton for punishment – she is not on just one but two primary school parent councils.She has a 13-year-old boy in six(...)

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