Ireland is tops for school completion
24 November 2015
‘Despite cutbacks, schools continue to provide quality, inclusive education’ – says ASTI chief
The OECD report Education at a Glance 2015, published today, shows that Ireland is one of the best performing countries in the world...
Standing Committee discusses non-acceptance by members of Lansdowne Road proposals
16 October 2015
At its meeting today, ASTI Standing Committee discussed at length the outcome of the ballot on the Lansdowne Road Agreement, the result of which was announced yesterday.
ASTI members voted against accepting the Lansdowne...
ASTI members reject LRA proposals
14 October 2015
The ASTI has voted to reject the Lansdowne Road Agreement proposals by 74% to 26%.
Commenting on the result, ASTI President Máire G. Ní Chiarba said the Agreement does not address the key concerns of teachers.
ASTI appoints new General Secretary
28 September 2015
The ASTI is pleased to announce the appointment of Kieran Christie as General Secretary.
Mr Christie is due to take up the role in January 2016, following the retirement of ASTI General Secretary Pat King at the end of...
Statement following Standing Committee meeting on Junior Cycle ballot result
25 September 2015
The ASTI has announced that it will continue its current industrial action.
ASTI members voted to reject the proposals in a ballot by 55% to 45%.
“Teachers, the practitioners in the classroom understand how best to improve...