Articles posted in 'Literacy'

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National literacy strategy: draft due June

The Minister for Education and Skills, Ruairi Quinn, told Peadar Toibin (SF, Meath W) and Michael Moynihan (FF, Cork NW ) that he expected that the National Literacy and Numeracy Strategy would be drafted by the end of June (Dail…

Educational disadvantage: DEIS and literacy initiatives

The Minister of State at the Department of Education & Skills, Ciaran Cannon, outlined to Dara Calleary (FF, Mayo) the government’s approach in the area of educational disadvantage (Dail Eireann, Debates, 19th April 2011, 492-3).  The DEIS (Delivery Equality of…

Oireachtas Brief §12 December 2010 (1) Budget 2011

Welcome to Oireachtas Brief, the information service for social justice NGOs and voluntary sector activists interested in issues of poverty and social exclusion in the Oireachtas.  Oireachtas Brief is provided by The Wheel and the European Anti Poverty Network (EAPN)…