CEC met via Zoom today and discussed Covid-19 and schools
The ASTI today announced that it will ballot its members on the proposed public service agreement.
At a meeting today, the ASTI’s Central Executive Council decided to recommend that ASTI members reject the proposed agreement.
ASTI Standing Committee is directing members to teach classes remotely due to significant concerns about the health and safety of students, teachers and other school staff.
The ASTI says it has not been provided with a credible level of assurance by the Government that schools will be safe places next week.
ASTI Press Release
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.
The ASTI is calling for greater clarification on whether Covid-19 cases in schools are driving community transmission.
Senior Cycle change must be underpinned by comprehensive consultation - ASTI Press Release