Minister McHugh to speak to conference of Irish-medium and Gaeltacht schools about the importance of Irish as the language of socialisation

What is the language of socialisation among students in Irish-medium and Gaeltacht schools? What vision do the schools themselves have for the use of Irish as the natural language of communication amongst their students? Why does it matter, and what are the most...

New Primary Language Curriculum

Minister for Education and Skills Joe McHugh T.D. today launched the Primary Language Curriculum/Curaclam Teanga na Bunscoile – a fundamental change in how children learn English and Irish in school. The new curriculum is being introduced for pupils of all abilities...