Minister for Education Norma Foley must provide greater assurance to teachers, students, parents and other school staff that schools will be safe places next week, in the context of rapidly rising Covid-19 cases and the emergence of a new variant of the virus in Ireland which has enhanced transmissibility.
ASTI to reiterate its call for review of safety measures in schools at meeting with NPHET reps next week
ASTI has today written to the Minister for Education, Norma Foley T.D. in the context of developments during the past week regarding the Covid-19 pandemic.
ASTI activist Noelle Moran is a candidate in the upcoming NUI Galway Governing Authority / Údarás na hOllscoile election for the 2021-2025 term.
The Department of Education published updated version of the publication ‘Assessment Arrangements for Junior and Leaving Certificate 2021’
ASTI Head Office Christmas closure and reopening details
ASTI Diaries for 2021 have been posted to schools. Diaries are addressed to the ASTI school steward, who is asked to distribute them to all ASTI members in the school.
The ASTI is calling for greater clarification on whether Covid-19 cases in schools are driving community transmission.
Proposals for a two-year agreement to succeed the Public Service Stability Agreement (PSSA), which expires at the end of this month, have been published.
ASTI is providing online seminars for those who have not yet attended an ASTI retirement seminar.