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From TheJournal.ie 5 nifty science experiments you can do at home with the kids
From Business ETC What the Trump victory means for 'brand USA' Policy

What the Trump victory means for 'brand USA'

America’s global image is set to take a dive under the brash property tycoon.

From TheJournal.ie Around 500 secondary schools closed today as teachers strike Teachers

Around 500 secondary schools closed today as teachers strike

The strike centres on pay for newly-qualified teachers.

From TheJournal.ie Take your pick: Applications for CAO courses open from today College Applications

Take your pick: Applications for CAO courses open from today

Put your preferred choice first – not the course with the most points.

From TheJournal.ie Minister announces 430 new resource teachers to help children with special education needs More Teachers

Minister announces 430 new resource teachers to help children with special education needs

The allocation means there will now be nearly 7,500 special needs teachers in the system.

From TheJournal.ie Changing careers 101 - Figure out where you want to go Switch It Up

Changing careers 101 - Figure out where you want to go

If you are in your 20s, it’s a good time to ring the changes if that’s what your gut is telling you.

From TheJournal.ie Maths Week: The solutions to your puzzles QED

Maths Week: The solutions to your puzzles

Tens of thousands of you took our mathematical challenge all week. Here are the answers.

From TheJournal.ie Maths Week: Your Saturday evening puzzle Final Countdown

Maths Week: Your Saturday evening puzzle

Figure it out.

From TheJournal.ie Maths Week: Your Friday puzzle Sins Of Life

Maths Week: Your Friday puzzle

Figure it out.

From TheJournal.ie Maths Week: Your Thursday puzzle The Remix To Addition

Maths Week: Your Thursday puzzle

Figure it out.

From TheJournal.ie Ireland's educators have the highest rates of work-related depression Sad

Ireland's educators have the highest rates of work-related depression

A new study also found fixing the ‘long-hours culture’ in workplaces could help the issue.

From Business ETC Ireland's educators have the highest rates of work-related depression Work

Ireland's educators have the highest rates of work-related depression

A new study also found fixing the ‘long-hours culture’ in workplaces could help the issue.

From TheJournal.ie Maths Week: Your Wednesday puzzle Go Forth And Multiply

Maths Week: Your Wednesday puzzle

Figure it out.

From TheJournal.ie Private girls' school in south Dublin set to close over debts and 'ever increasing' costs Shut The Gates

Private girls' school in south Dublin set to close over debts and 'ever increasing' costs

Notre Dame School in Churchtown caters for about 250 girls.

From TheJournal.ie Maths Week: Your Tuesday puzzle Laws Of Subtraction

Maths Week: Your Tuesday puzzle

Figure it out.

From TheJournal.ie Maths Week: Your Monday puzzle Divide And Conquer

Maths Week: Your Monday puzzle

Figure it out.

From TheJournal.ie Secondary schools face closures as teachers vote for strike action Strike

Secondary schools face closures as teachers vote for strike action

ASTI members voted overwhelmingly in favour of an industrial action.

From TheJournal.ie Over 2,500 new teaching jobs are to be created Top Of The Class

Over 2,500 new teaching jobs are to be created

Overall, the Department of Education and Skills’ budget will increase by €458 million.

From TheJournal.ie An Irish conference for the Snapchat generation has caught the eye of foreign entrepreneurs Education

An Irish conference for the Snapchat generation has caught the eye of foreign entrepreneurs

Zeminar hasn’t run its first event yet it’s still attracting global attention.

From Business ETC An Irish conference for the Snapchat generation has caught the eye of foreign entrepreneurs Education

An Irish conference for the Snapchat generation has caught the eye of foreign entrepreneurs

Zeminar hasn’t run its first event yet it’s still attracting global attention.

From Business ETC UCD is spending €65m in a bid to become a top-shelf business school Education

UCD is spending €65m in a bid to become a top-shelf business school

The college wants to be ranked among the top-50 worldwide.

From Business ETC Microsoft's CEO was in Dublin today to talk about kick-starting the next industrial revolution Data And Security

Microsoft's CEO was in Dublin today to talk about kick-starting the next industrial revolution

Satya Nadella was in the Irish capital to launch his company’s new playbook for cloud computing.

From TheJournal.ie 'The status quo is long past its sell-by date': Campaigners hit out as Ireland ignores the UN School Shake Up

'The status quo is long past its sell-by date': Campaigners hit out as Ireland ignores the UN

Activists claim the State has a responsibility to make school a place for everyone.

From Business ETC These are the companies Ireland's graduates most want to work for Work

These are the companies Ireland's graduates most want to work for

The latest GradIreland rankings of employer popularity have just been released.

From TheJournal.ie FactCheck: Does Ireland really have the "highest education" in Europe? Factcheck

FactCheck: Does Ireland really have the "highest education" in Europe?

Junior Minister Eoghan Murphy made an effort to impress international viewers on CNBC this week. But did he over-state the case?

From TheJournal.ie 'We're losing the Messis and Ronaldos of education - Irish colleges need more funding' Education

'We're losing the Messis and Ronaldos of education - Irish colleges need more funding'

Trinity professor Luke O’Neill, one of Ireland’s most respected academics, says the country is facing a brain drain.

From Business ETC 'We're losing the Messis and Ronaldos of education. Irish colleges need more funding' Education

'We're losing the Messis and Ronaldos of education. Irish colleges need more funding'

Trinity professor Luke O’Neill, one of Ireland’s most respected academics, says the country is facing a brain drain.

From Business ETC Most of Ireland's marketers don't have entry-level digital skills, a survey has found Marketing

Most of Ireland's marketers don't have entry-level digital skills, a survey has found

Research by the Digital Marketing Institute shows that there is a growing digital skills gap among Irish marketers.

From TheJournal.ie Irish universities fail to make the top 200 in global rankings Slipping

Irish universities fail to make the top 200 in global rankings

Trinity College Dublin has been temporarily removed from the rankings while a review of its data is undertaken.

From TheJournal.ie Housebuyers pay €5,600 more on average to live close to a secondary school Education

Housebuyers pay €5,600 more on average to live close to a secondary school

Homeowners pay a 2.6% premium to live near a secondary school, according to the latest Daft.ie Research Report.

From TheJournal.ie Newly-qualified teachers will now start on €31,800 a year Pay Equality

Newly-qualified teachers will now start on €31,800 a year

That is equal to those who had been doing the job before 2012.

From Business ETC Childcare costs 'leave no incentive for parents to join workforce' says one of Ireland's top CEOs Work

Childcare costs 'leave no incentive for parents to join workforce' says one of Ireland's top CEOs

CPL boss Anne Heraty, who is also the president of business group Ibec, wants more women in work.

From Business ETC Classes in how to be an entrepreneur are on the way to primary and secondary schools Education

Classes in how to be an entrepreneur are on the way to primary and secondary schools

That’s according to the Action Plan for Education that was released today.

From TheJournal.ie New school subjects roll-out: Kids to learn coding, Mandarin, computer science and politics New Skills

New school subjects roll-out: Kids to learn coding, Mandarin, computer science and politics

Education Minister Richard Bruton launched the government’s new action plan for education today.

From TheJournal.ie Sex education often 'out of touch and taught by embarrassed teachers' Stereotypes

Sex education often 'out of touch and taught by embarrassed teachers'

Research has found stereotyping is common, with women often depicted as passive and men as predatory.

From TheJournal.ie School reverses decision to deny place to Traveller child Ballyfermot

School reverses decision to deny place to Traveller child

Education Minister Richard Bruton has said his department is taking steps to assist the boy’s family.

From TheJournal.ie College can be the best time of your life - here's how to make the most of it Opinion

College can be the best time of your life - here's how to make the most of it

Jack Power’s been there – and he knows college can be terrifying. But he has some practical ways to make sure it’s an enjoyable experience.

From TheJournal.ie The consultancy firm that has the ear of Ireland's top politicians and sports stars Education

The consultancy firm that has the ear of Ireland's top politicians and sports stars

As part of our weekly How My Business Works series, we profile the Communications Clinic.

From TheJournal.ie Balancing work, study and a life - top tips to make it work Careers

Balancing work, study and a life - top tips to make it work

If you decide to return to college for further education, you had better get your ducks in a row, advises Eoghan McDermott.

From Business ETC The consultancy firm that has the ear of Ireland's top politicians and sports stars Education

The consultancy firm that has the ear of Ireland's top politicians and sports stars

As part of our weekly How My Business Works series, we profile the Communications Clinic.