The Irish Human Rights and Equality Commission provide recommendations on the Education (Admission to Schools) Bill 2015

The Irish Human Rights and Equality Commission (IHREC) has today released its findings in respect of the Education (Admission to Schools) Bill 2015. Its purpose is to assess legislation and advise government in the implications of the legislation on human rights and equality. The IHREC recommended that the Equal Status Act be amended to prevent[…]

NCCA launch consultation process on Education about Religions and Beliefs and Ethics

The NCCA has recently announced a consultation process on developing a curriculum in Education about Religions and Beliefs and Ethics (ERBE) for primary schools.  No other consultation process has seen such a big response, so soon, with over 500 submissions being received within the first 24 hours. Clearly this is a subject close to many[…]