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
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.
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.
The Department of Education has recently circulated school principals asking them to ascertain the plans of teachers who may be retiring in 2021.
The SEC has published further adjustments to the written examinations, Leaving Certificate, 2021.
The Oral Examinations Guidance for Management has been issued by the SEC.
Arrangements for LCVP and Computer Science have also been announced.
The Assessment and Reporting on Students' Learning Guide issued by the Department of Education on 9th March has been updated to deal with a number of concerns that have been raised.
The Department of Education and Skills has published guidance on Assessment and Reporting on Students’ Learning – Junior Cycle 2021