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Dept of Education sets out arrangements for full return to school

The Department of Education has released a new Circular Letter (Circular 0021/2021) setting out arrangements for teachers that will apply upon full reopening of schools.

  • 1 April 2021
  • ASTI news

Press release: Second-level teachers to focus on overcrowded classrooms, importance of sound curriculum reform, and need for investment in education at Easter conference

Approximately 450 second-level teachers from all over the country will attend the online ASTI Annual Convention on April 6th and 7th 2021.

  • 1 April 2021
  • Press releases
 

Rebuilding school communities: Smaller classes, increased access to mental health services essential, say teachers

Rebuilding school communities: Smaller classes, increased access to mental health services essential, say teachers

  • 31 March 2021
  • Press releases

Press statement: ASTI shocked and dismayed at reports of changes to vaccination programme

The ASTI has said it is shocked and dismayed by reports of a Government decision to abandon the vaccination of key workers, including school staff, as part of the national vaccination programme.

  • 30 March 2021
  • Press releases
 

Arrangements for Examination Aides

Arrangements for Examination Aides

  • 25 March 2021
  • ASTI news
 

ASTI Scholarship Award

The ASTI Scholarship Award is open to ASTI members who are undertaking or wish to undertake further third-level studies. The programme of study can be either full-time or part-time.

  • 25 March 2021
  • ASTI news

Reminder for teachers with a registration date of 28 March 2021

A reminder for teachers with a registration date of 28 March 2021 with the Teaching Council to renew their registration to continue to be paid from Oireachtas funds

  • 25 March 2021
  • ASTI news

Teacher Fee Refund Scheme 2020

The Teacher Fee Refund Scheme provides funding towards the cost of professional development courses, relevant and of benefit to schools, and that are subject to certification/award by an accreditation authority recognised by the Department.

  • 25 March 2021
  • ASTI news
 

Revised Leaving Cert oral examinations arrangements

The wearing of face masks by students and teachers will now be compulsory with the exception of candidates who are exempted from wearing masks normally.

  • 24 March 2021
  • ASTI news
 

2021 retirement - Update

The Department of Education has recently circulated school principals asking them to ascertain the plans of teachers who may be retiring in 2021.

  • 23 March 2021
  • ASTI news

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