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Same-Sex Schools: A Thing of the Past?

Peter McNamara Did you attend a same-sex school? Reflecting on those days, you might carry warm memories of semi-cloistered sisterhood and brotherhood. Perhaps you thrived in an atmosphere of focus, fun, and privacy, among your own kind. On the other […]

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Government Announces Leaving Cert Adjustments for 2022

David Prendeville This summer will see the return of exam-only Leaving Certificate examinations. Education Minister Norma Foley announced that extensive adjustments would be made to this year’s Leaving Cert written exams as she ruled out a ‘hybrid model’. This year’s […]

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