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Explorers Super Girl

Grace Gavin, aged 6, from Scoíl Shéamais Noafa, Barna, Co Galway, takes action against Climate Change as part of a national writing and art competition launched early in 2020 by Explorers Education Programme.

Funded by the Marine Institute and supported by Camden Education Trust and the Galway Education Centre, the Explorers Education Programme provides an excellent opportunity for children to come up with creative solutions to climate change and its effects on the ocean.
Photo Andrew Downes @ XposureIreland

Before Covid (BC) and Altered Direction (AD)

Primary education reacts to a changed world

Damian White

Primary Curriculum Review

Consultation on the Draft Primary Curriculum Framework

Derek Grant, Colm Ó Cadhain, John Behan. Ciara Blennerhassett

Effective Practice in Progressing Communication, Language, and Literacy

Developing continuity in curriculum and pedagogy from early years to primary education

Noreen Fiorentini & Imelda Duffy

The Use of Digital Technologies in Distance Learning during School Closures

Pádraig Mac

Child Poverty and Mental Health in the Covid-19 Pandemic

Supports in DEIS schools and the need for a national strategic response

Paul Downes & Niamh Murray

Full Inclusion, Frontloading and Forgotten Children

A Review of Special Education in Primary Level

Simon Lewis

The Pandemic from a Special Schools Point of View

A Snapshot from a different view

Anne Hartnett

Parent Voices

Deirdre McGillicuddy, 
Sarah Cran née Carroll,
Jennifer Scully

Student Voices

Shay Ó Hainnín,
Catherine Melia,
Ruby Cosgrove

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