Calls for new Education Minister to defer junior cert reform

first_imgNews Google+ By News Highland – July 14, 2014 Previous articleDonegal case leads to warning of the dangers of pointing lasers at aircraftNext articleCity thump Bray as good form continues News Highland Facebook Help sought in search for missing 27 year old in Letterkenny Calls for new Education Minister to defer junior cert reform Guidelines for reopening of hospitality sector published WhatsApp RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Pinterest Pinterestcenter_img Twitter WhatsApp Facebook Three factors driving Donegal housing market – Robinson 448 new cases of Covid 19 reported today Google+ A Donegal Deputy has called on the new Education Minister to defer reform of the Junior Cert for one year to allow for meaningful consultation with secondary school teachers.Deputy Charlie McConalogue says the new Education Minister Jan O’Sullivan needs to make a clean break from the policy of her predecessor.The main opposition from teachers relates to the proposed move from students being marked by the State Examinations Commission to teachers assessing their own students.Charlie McConalogue says the minister needs to address those concerns:Audio Playerhttp://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/07/charrawJUN.mp300:0000:0000:00Use Up/Down Arrow keys to increase or decrease volume. Twitter Calls for maternity restrictions to be lifted at LUH NPHET ‘positive’ on easing restrictions – Donnelly last_img read more