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Changes to School Inspections now provide better information for parents – Minister Bruton

3rd November 2017
New school inspection arrangements, introduced as part of Minister Bruton’s Action Plan for Education, are now providing better information for parents and schools about the quality of education... [read more]
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The Shona Project - a teenage girl's survival kit!

27th October 2017
Tammy was inspired by seeing the constant pressure teenage girls have to put up with and it spurred her on to start The Shona Project in 2016. The organisation now has online resources and support on social... [read more]
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Cliona's Foundation Urgent Appeal for Funds for 27 Families

25th October 2017
Waiting is such a difficult part of having a child with a life-limiting condition; waiting for a hospital bed, waiting for test results, waiting for what could be good or bad news, waiting for treatment.... [read more]
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Today, the LEGO Group presented the final design and launch date for the Women of NASA LEGO® set

19th October 2017
Under the headline “Ladies rock outer space”, LEGO® fan designer Maia Weinstock presented her idea for a Women of NASA LEGO set to the LEGO Ideas crowdsourcing platform. Here it gained... [read more]
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Dyslexia Association of Ireland launches research findings to mark Ireland’s Dyslexia Awareness Week 2017

3rd October 2017
Celebrating 2017’s Dyslexia Awareness Week -  Dyslexia: Hidden Potential, the Dyslexia Association Ireland (DAI) has released findings from its latest research survey on the lived experience... [read more]
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I’ve Got Your Number: Mobile Phones and kids

7th March 2017
When is the right time to give your child a mobile phone? Currently, nine out of ten Irish people have a mobile phone. Many parents think that giving their child a phone is a safety precaution.  If... [read more]