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Meningitis Cases Peaking during Winter months

Posted by SchoolDays Newshound, on 02/12/2016.
Tags: ParentngMeningitis Cases Peaking during Winter months


Flu or Meningitis….would you know the difference? ACT for Meningitis is issuing a warning as winter time is upon us.

There is a higher risk of Meningitis during the winter months. As people spend a lot more time indoors and with close contact, germs are spread more easily. Also, coming down with ... click to read full post & comments


INTO Members vote for ban on School Self-Evaluation

Posted by Schooldays Newshound, on 03/08/2016.
Tags: Teachers Education And Politics ParentngINTO Members vote for ban on School Self-Evaluation


Members of the INTO have overwhelmingly backed a call from the CEC for industrial action in response to the continued ban on promotion in schools and increasing workload for teachers.

Ninety seven per cent of members voted to stop all involvement with the Department of Education and Skills’ on-going programme of ... click to read full post & comments(1)