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# Teachers

Last month
April 2024
Norma Foley in the firing line: Teachers question why they earn less after teaching abroad
It was an issue that drove much discussion at the ASTI’s opening day of its annual congress in Wexford.
'Nothing is off the table' in terms of measures to tackle teacher shortages, Foley says
'Minister, you need to hit the accelerator, not the brakes': INTO grills Foley on retention crisis
This year
'It's a real inequality': Educators call for teaching-through-Irish allowance to be reintroduced
The allowance was suspended in 2012 for any newly qualified teachers.
Last year
Schools are removing outer doors on bathrooms to crack down on students vaping
Minister says she's 'open' to considering shorter teacher training amid supply crisis
Rents in Dublin and cars in Abu Dhabi: The 'nightmare' scramble to get teachers
Substitute teacher: 'I lived abroad and came home, but teaching in Ireland has been a disaster'
Anonymous Teachers
TUI Head: Greater flexibility needed to tackle staffing crisis in schools
TUI calls for two-year master's in education to be halved to tackle staffing crisis
ASTI head: 'Quite frankly, they're putting people in classrooms who aren't teachers'
Random school checks to be carried out to determine use of new free schoolbooks scheme
Tributes paid to ASTI president Miriam Duggan who has died following a short illness
Poll: Do you agree with calls for a 'city allowance' for teachers?
Over 600 extra teaching course places to be added over the next two years
Teachers who qualified abroad able to register in Ireland amid staffing shortages
Teachers in England and Wales vote for strikes in pay dispute
All time
Plans to scrap teacher career breaks criticised as it emerges Education Minister is on same break
Poll: Should career breaks for teachers be suspended in response to staff shortages?
Gary Gannon: Government must act immediately to address teacher shortages
Gary Gannon
Career breaks for teachers may be suspended in response to staff shortages
Teachers’ Union of Ireland to hold industrial action ballot in September if pay not improved
'Some teachers get assaulted more than once a week': Review demanded over attacks at schools
INTO says 'scourge of supersized classes' should end, as teachers' unions to ask for pay increases
UK teachers call for ban on conversion therapy for trans pupils
Schools under 'incredible pressure' due to staff shortages amid current Covid-19 wave
Thousands of principals fear impact of teacher shortages as schools reopen today
'Enormous unease' about schools reopening amid concerns about teacher substitutes, unions say
Opinion: We owe teachers our thanks for the last two years whether we give them gifts or not
Margaret Lynch
Emergency measures to tackle teacher shortages 'perpetuating unequal pay', say teaching unions
'If you want to call me a liar, call me a liar': Dáil row breaks out between Kelly and Martin
The Explainer x Noteworthy: Why are the school days of Traveller children being reduced?
Teachers not at increased risk of admission to hospital with Covid, study finds
Foley: Unvaccinated pregnant teachers can return to classrooms or take 'pregnancy related leave'
Union reissues call for unvaccinated pregnant teachers to be allowed work from home
'I can't sleep at night': Pregnant teachers fear going back to school before they're vaccinated
Leaving Cert 2022: Students will again have more exam choice due to Covid disruption
Teachers' union calls for schools to be kept under 'forensic review' as all students return
Vaccine priority: All three teacher unions agree to ballot for industrial action if government doesn't meet demands
Teacher unions to table joint motion over vaccine priority schedule