All desks must be at least two metres apart and in well-ventilated areas. Photograph: Laura Hutton

School principals believe students will abide by safety measures that ban them from presenting for exams if they are required to self-isolate for Covi(...)

Minister for Education Norma Foley meets  students and staff at  Pobalscoil Neasáin in Baldoyle to wish them well in the upcoming exams. Photograph: Maxwells

Leaving Cert students and their families are being urged to take extra caution in the run-up to the exams to help minimise the risk of Covid-19 outbre(...)

'If they didn’t feed me, then I’d probably leave.' Illustration: iStock/Getty

Name: Rhys Barry Age: 13 School: Pobalscoil Neasáin, Baldoyle, Dublin 13 Sprinkles Rhys Barry is a pupil at Pobalscoil Neasáin, Baldoyle, Du(...)

Baldoyle is not as highly developed as other coastal spots in the area. Photograph: Alan Betson

What’s so good about Baldoyle? Want to be surrounded by three beaches, but still be within a roar of Dublin city centre? This northside suburb in Dub(...)

Claire Hanrahan, senior plan and build manager for the BT Young Scientist & Technology Exhibition:  ‘I love it. It’s the highlight of our working calendar’ Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill/The Irish Times

A small army of volunteers, including 81 judges, former winners and transition year students giving up their time, are pivotal to the staging of the B(...)

At the 2018 National Teacher Awards are Brian Mooney, lifetime achievement award winner and Dan Hobbs CEO,

Brian Mooney, guidance counsellor and Irish Times columnist, has been recognised for his lifetime contribution to education at the National Teacher of(...)

This is one of the stories from the anthology ‘25 Stories High’ written by transition year students from Pobalscoil Neasáin, to be published on May 17(...)