The inaugural Irish Book Week takes place from October 27th – November 3rd, a nationwide celebration of Irish books and bookshops. A collaboration between Bookselling Ireland and Publishing... [read more]
Leave No Trace Ireland are delighted to be promoting this Novembers Outdoor Classroom Day in Ireland. The international initiative acts as a catalyst to inspire more time outdoors on a daily basis: both... [read more]
Children and families across Dublin are invited to channel their inner zombie, ghost or ghoul this October Bank Holiday weekend at Bram Stoker Festival’s (October 26th - 29th) series of family-friendly... [read more]
Shannon Heritage has unveiled a range of spook-tacular events for Halloween that are frighteningly exciting and perfect for the entire family.
You can start your Halloween celebrations on Sunday 28th October... [read more]
The Minister for Education and Skills, Richard Bruton T.D., will today sign a historic Commencement Order bringing a number of sections of the Education (Admission to Schools) Act, 2018 into operation.
This... [read more]
New Educational All-weather Viewing Pod Opens at Fota Wildlife Park State-of-the-art weatherproof viewing area overlooking the Giraffe Paddock now open to the public
Today the President of the... [read more]
Selected dates from November 24 – December 23, 2018
Enjoy a magical family Christmas experience at Winter Wonderland at the award-winning Westport House, Mayo this year. Winter Wonderland at Westport... [read more]
Pre-school children around Ireland are learning about saving energy through a partnership between Early Childhood Ireland and the Sustainable Energy Authority of Ireland (SEAI).
SEAI is providing free... [read more]
68 schools to use art and creativity to address shared challenges and to achieve better learning outcomes
The Minister for Education and Skills, Richard Bruton T.D., yesterday announced that 68... [read more]
Tusla-Child and Family Agency has launched its first ever national promotional drive to highlight the range of services it provides as part of its Prevention, Partnership and Family Support(PPFS) programme.
Tusla... [read more]
Karthik Krishnan, Global Chief Executive Officer of the Encyclopaedia Britannica Group, highlights the challenge that learners (plus teachers and parents) can face due to unsubstantiated information on... [read more]
If you grew up with a family pet it is hard to imagine a life without one, many positive childhood memories are experiences with a beloved pet.
For many families in the UK, pets are members of the household... [read more]
Often the highlight of a child’s the birthday party will etch an enormous mark on the family calendar. Filled with wonderment and wishes, this magical moment is dreamt about long before it arrives... [read more]
After school activities benefit your child in ways that might surprise you.
According to a recent study, children who participate in extra-curricular activities are more engaged... [read more]
With the new school year approaching, it can be a challenge getting the kids back into a bedtime routine, and even harder to get them up in a morning.
A good sleep routine is important for both parents... [read more]