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Le Chéile Educate Together NS Children form Presidential Guard of Honour

Fiona Rock, Le Chéile ETNS Principal

There was great excitement at Le Chéile Educate Togehter NS last week following a phone call from the school’s inspector (on behalf of the office of the Taoiseach) inviting them to take part in the Presidential Inauguration on Sunday last at Dublin Castle. An amazing privilege. Ten children from 5thand 6thclass and two teachers along with Principal, Fiona Rock attended. Names were taken from the...

Democracy in Action!

Democracy and democratic values are a core part of the Educate Together ethos. Educate Together schools are run as participatory democracies, with respectful partnership between parents, pupils and staff. This means that all members of a school community are supported and encouraged to make meaningful contributions to decision-making. October saw not only the International Day of Democracy but...

One Day Together 2018!

Not many people are aware that Educate Together is a charity. Less than 20% of our operating costs are covered by a core grant from the Government and one of the key ways we raise the balance is through fundraising. Once a year we hold a national fundraising day - One Day Together - and ask the Educate Together community to come together, dig a little deeper and chat a little louder, to help us...

Inspiring Initiatives: October 2018

Here in the National Office we are endlessly impressed by the creative, enriching and community-building initiatives undertaken by the dedicated members of our network of schools and we’re certain you will be too.   Heritage Language Initiative at Bremore ETSS Bremore ETSS have been chosen to be part of the Heritage Language Initiative run by the Department of Education. They have been allocated...

"From Tiny Acorns, Great Oak Trees Grow”

Niamh Cullen, Principal of Dublin South City ETNS

We are very excited here in Dublin South City ETNS as we prepare to open on September 3rd.  We welcomed some of the children and their families to our beautiful new classroom in Griffith Barracks MDS last week. It was wonderful to see the children who are joining us this year and their brothers and sisters who will follow in their footsteps in the years ahead. The children were very impressed by...

Catch up with the Schools!

Despite the sweltering weather conditions and the summer holidays being upon us, our network of schools didn’t slow down for a second and ended the last month of this academic year on a high! From success at the Different Families, Same Love Awards (a competition run by INTO LGBT Teachers’ Group) to demonstrating democracy in action, find out more about what the schools have been up to recently...

Scrumptious Strawberry Granola Frozen Yoghurt Bites!

  Now that the kids are on summer holidays, snack requests are no doubt at an all-time high. Here is a super simple recipe for Strawberry Granola Frozen Yoghurt Bites. These tasty treats are great for breakfast, snack time or even dessert. Ingredients 200 g strawberry yoghurt of your choice. 50 g Granola (we recommend Strawberry Granola!) 6 large fresh strawberries   Instructions: Lay out...

Catch Up With The Schools!

Cork ETSS, Bremore ETSS and North Wicklow ETSS among Ireland’s most innovative schools. According to a recent article in The Irish Times, Cork ETSS, Bremore ETSS and North Wicklow ETSS are among a small number of Irish schools embracing change and developing new and exciting approaches to teaching. The three schools employ a teaching practice called phenomenon-based learning. Quoted in the...

Recipe: Little Green Goblins

Experts on climate change have identified the livestock sector as among the most significant contributors to the most serious environmental problems and have recommended that if those of us who eat meat regularly had at least one meat-free day a week, we could help slow climate change, preserve precious natural resources and even improve our health. Packed with super greens and goodness, these...

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Educate Together To Apply For 12 Primary Schools 
To Open in 2019

Educate Together welcomes Minister Joe McHugh's invitation to patrons to apply for twelve new national schools to open in 2019 and...

08/11/2018

Educate Together To Open Four New Second-level Schools in Dublin, Galway, Meath and Wicklow

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31/10/2018
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Sod Turned On State-Of-The-Art New School Building For Belmayne ETNS

There was great excitement this week in Belmayne when Richard Bruton...

21/06/2018

Deputy Principal of Firhouse Educate Together Secondary School Announced

Educate Together is delighted to announce that Frank Milling has been...

29/05/2018
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