October 8, 2015

Useful Links

Community National Schools – www.cns.ie

Educate Together, equality based schools – www.educatetogether.ie

Foras na Gaeilge, responsible for promoting the Irish language  – www.gaeilge.ie

Gaelscoileanna, Irish medium schools – www.gaelscoileanna.ie

Irish National Teachers Organisation, the largest teachers’ trade union in Ireland- www.into.ie

Irish Primary Principals Network, a professional association of school leaders providing dedicated support and representation for principals and deputy principals – www.ippn.ie

National Parents Council Primary, a nationwide organisation that represents the interests of parents of primary school children –  www.npc.ie

PDST, Professional Development Service for Teachers – www.pdst.ie

Scoilnet, a learning resource for parents and teachers provided by the Department of Education  – www.scoilnet.ie

Steiner Waldorf Schools Fellowship, providing a creative learning environment – www.steinerwaldorf.org

The Department of Education – www.education.ie

The Froebel College of Education, a teacher-training college specialising in education using the Froebel method – www.nuim.ie/froebel-department-primary-and-early-childhood-education

The Home Education Network Ireland, a support and lobby group for home educators – www.henireland.org

The Teaching Council, the regulator of the teaching profession which promotes professional standards in teaching – www.teachingcouncil.ie

The National Council for Curriculum and Assessment – www.ncca.ie

Tusla, The Child and Family Agency  – www.tusla.ie