Joe Wicks, aka The Body Coach, teaches the school children physical education live through YouTube from his home in London, England. Photograph: The Body Coach/Getty Images

It is not these extraordinary times that have made Joe Wicks. He was already huge, initially from Instagram cooking videos that lasted just 15 seconds(...)

Síle McDonnell, teacher and  home school community liaison, and Fiona Nolan, a teacher at St Mary’s Primary School near Dorset Street, delivering donated school meals to disadvantaged families. Photograph: Alan Betson

While most teachers are giving remote classes online during the school closures, one teacher is delivering something even more important: meals for pu(...)

Hard to swallow: The  Green Party school dinner policy is launched at Kevin Thornton’s restaurant. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

At a glance, the Green Party idea that every student in the State should get at least one hot meal during the school day, as part of a campaign aimed (...)