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Ruairí Quinn seeks expressions of interest for State boards


Higher & Further Education News & Views

Academics awarded nation’s highest honour

Review may force arts students to move colleges

Skills shortages can be addressed


Disability Headlines

No limits as Joanne shines on Late Late

Extravaganza in store for visually impaired people

NDA Disability Equality Training


General Education Stories

Anxious teens bearing the brunt of cuts, say guidance counsellors

‘The wonder is eternally fresh’

Plans for 35 schools unveiled by Minister

Spending on school buildings faces €70m cut

‘All we’ll be left with is bigger class sizes’

Quinn backs Leaving points overhaul

Leaving Cert to be less predictable and more general

Reform of Leaving Cert high on Minister’s agenda

Pupils call on Santa to save school from new staff ratio

New teacher-TDs holding on to their school jobs

Education reform – It’s time for an honest discussion


Mental Health in the Media

Suicide body calls for drink awareness

Greek suicide rate now the highest in Europe

Calls to reform mental health detainment law

Man detained after GP wrote letter without ever seeing him

A quarter of Irish have experienced mental illness

Mental health abuse – Better care needed


Employment Features

IHRC video on human rights

Human Rights Training & Education Project

Announcing UEmploy – Promoting employment for European citizens with disabilities

Hack Your Productivity: A Time-Management Geek’s 10-Minute Solution