Irish ten year olds are now the best at reading in Europe and among the top-performers in the world. Photo: iStock

Every five years, more than 300,000 fourth class pupils are assessed in their reading skills across 50 countries. It is the world’s largest comparati(...)

Students from St Joseph’s Primary School in Est Wall, Dublin. A report published todaty found that Irish primary school students receive almost double the homework of their international peers.

Jenny Darmody School children in Ireland receive daily homework almost twice as often compared to their international counterparts according to a repo(...)