Newly conferred graduates on the  front square at Trinity College Dublin. A small increase in  third-level applicants is expected to mean there will be little impact on  points requirements. Photograph: Frank Miller

The points requirements for college places under the Central Applications Office system are expected to change little from last year, based on a detai(...)

A new BA in Journalism and Digital Media offers internships

Tell me about Independent Colleges:About 8,000 full and part-time students, including students taking professional courses pass through the door every(...)

Ábout 25,000 students are enrolled in private colleges, many because they could not access their desired course in a state-funded institution

Last year, a new lobby group called the Independent Providers of Higher Education (IPHE) was assembled to put the case for 19 private colleges to the (...)

Gretta Murphy from Co Kilkenny with Minister for Children Frances Fitzgerald and Angela Murphy from Co Waterford in the Department of Education yesterday for the launch of the Association of Childcare Professionals. Photograph: David Sleator

All childcare workers should have professional qualifications, be formally registered and enjoy a standard work contract, according to a new body set (...)

The Association of Childhood Professionals has called for an initial statutory minimum requirement for all childhood professionals

High rates of staff turnover in childcare settings are unsustainable, it was claimed today.The Association of Childhood Professionals (ACP) called for(...)

The Giraffe Childcare and Early learning Centre, Belarmine, near Stepaside, Dublin. It said “clear evidence of inappropriate conduct in caring for young children by a particular staff member, who has already been suspended” had been uncovered and filmed during an investigation by an undercover reporter.

A south Dublin creche has admitted “unacceptable conduct” by one of its staff in the way in which they dealt with children in their care. (...)

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