Education

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Education, Oral Questions

 

Minister clearly has no idea the youth population in Swords as new second level is still many years away.

To ask the Minister for Education and Skills the position regarding plans for a
new secondary school in Swords, in view of the population that exists and is
projected; the likely timescale for delivery of same; and the planned
improvements in the existing secondary schools all of which have been there for
decades..
– Clare Daly.
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Dáil Issues, Education, Oral Questions

Government fall well short in terms of taking a lead in relation to the need to save All Hallows’ educational legacy, particularly the ALBA programme….
Oral Questions

No. 66: To the Minister for Education and Science

To ask the Minister for Education and Skills if he will provide the details of the linkage agreement between Dublin City University and All Hallows; and if he will confirm that this agreement includes QQI approval for DCU to validate ALBA degrees.
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Dáil Issues, Dáil Work, Education, Topical Questions

Clare Daly raises the issue of the closing of the educational facility at All Hallows in Drumcondra and the implications for current students and the future of adult education in the country. Click on the link below to watch:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cKSxeZ4sORk#t=14

Dáil Issues, Education, National, Parliamentary Questions

I recently asked the Minister for Education about the security of academic research in third level institutions in Ireland in light of the recent controversy surrounding the legal challenge to research at Boston College. See below for his reply.
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