Eamon Dennehy

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Institute of Education students Katie Pollard  and Julie Alexia Dias relax after their English Leaving Cert exam. Photograph: Gareth Chaney Collins

This year, 5,254 boys sat the Leaving Cert engineering paper. Just 315 girls – just under 6 per cent – took the same exam. This isn’t just an issue o(...)

The somewhat uncanny inclusion of both a short and a long question about rollercoaster safety brought the higher level engineering paper bang up to(...)