21 Jan 2010

Gaelscoileanna English directive withdrawn

Posted by James Mernin.

Some of you may be aware of the proposed Department of Education circular from 2007 which attempted to direct Gaelsoileanna to teach English in the second term of junior infants. This directive was formally withdrawn by the department today, and represents a significant positive development for those committed to immersion education.

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