Developing Education




• As technology and future jobs change rapidly, we are developing a new primary maths curriculum with computational thinking and coding, and making computer science a Leaving Certificate subject in September 2018
• Children who need support can access a resource teacher without waiting for a diagnosis or being inappropriately labelled, from September 2017
• All Junior Cert. students can take well-being classes from December, and every school will be required to have dedicated guidance counseling time available for students
• Budget 2017 provided for 2,400 extra teaching posts in schools, including 900 resource teachers.
• Fine Gael has expanded the School Meals Scheme
• Fine Gael increased the Back to School Clothing and Footwear Allowance by 25%

School Grants & Allowances
2017-11-08T13:30:49+00:00 5 October, 2017, 2:22 pm|