Entries by Michelle O'Hanlon

“Well rounded, resilient and compassionate” class of 2021 wished well by school leaders as Leaving Cert exams begin

“Well rounded, resilient and compassionate” class of 2021 wished well by school leaders as Leaving Cert exams begin “The class of 2021 will go down in the history books as one which faced and overcame unprecedented challenges due to Covid-19. School leaders, teachers, their families and their peers are immensely proud of their achievements thus […]

Accredited Grade Process 2021

A dedicated phone-line service for queries on the Accredited Grade process 2021 is now available at the Department’s Helpline on 057 932 4461 (select option 2), Mon – Fri, 10 am to 5 pm, or by email to LCinfo@education.gov.ie.

Creative Schools Week 10-14 May, 2021

  Creative Schools Week is a celebration of creativity in schools which includes both In-School Celebrations and Online Celebrations. It is organised by the Creative Schools initiative which supports schools and Youthreach centres to put the arts and creativity at the heart of children’s and young people’s lives. The week is an opportunity to share, […]

State Examinations Commission – Recruitment

The State Examinations Commission is undertaking a targeted additional recruitment of superintendents for the following counties: Dublin, Kildare, Meath, Louth, Wicklow, Waterford, Cork and Limerick as well as for reserve positions to deal with vacancies that might arise in other areas of the country.  Application forms are available on the SEC’s website here https://www.examinations.ie/recruitment

2021 Leaving Certificate Candidate Self Service Portal to reopen on Tuesday 27 April 2021 Leaving Certificate Appeal Outcomes Issued

State Examinations Commission Press Release 2021 Leaving Certificate Candidate Self Service Portal to reopen on Tuesday 27 April 2021 Leaving Certificate Appeal Outcomes Issued   FINAL CHANCE TO CONFIRM SUBJECT LEVELS FOR LEAVING CERTIFICATE ACCREDITED GRADES 2021 The State Examinations Commission (SEC) has announced the reopening of the Candidate Self Service Portal between 12 noon […]

Vision for the FET College in the Tertiary Education Sector – Discussion Document

Structure of this Discussion Document The structure of this Discussion Document consists of two main sections. The first section is introductory and outlines FET Colleges Ireland’s overall approach to developing the proposals for implementing the goals and objectives stated in the FET Strategy. The second part of this document will outline the specifics of the proposals. Download the […]

Secretary General Jim Breslin participates in panel at the FET Colleges Ireland’s (FETCI) third national symposium on ‘FET College of the Future – Key Issues for Implementation’

From Department of Further and Higher Education, Research, Innovation and Science Published on 14 April 2021 Last updated on 14 April 2021 Thank you Carol. It’s a great pleasure to be able to join you today. I would like to thank Dr Rory O’Sullivan and Michael Cregan for inviting me to participate in today’s panel. In a previous […]

Circular 15/2021 – Additional Supports to Schools to Support the Running of the Leaving Certificate and Leaving Certificate Applied Examinations and the Accredited Grades Process in 2021

See Attached for your information, Circular 15/2021 – Additional Supports to Schools to Support the Running of the Leaving Certificate and Leaving Certificate Applied Examinations and the Accredited Grades Process in 2021, which issued by email to schools this morning.   Circular S15 2021 Additional Support To Schools_07.04.2021