# into - Tuesday 9 September, 2014
97-year-old Maureen Cronin became a test case for the INTO Teachers’ Union.
# into - Saturday 14 June, 2014
Teachers’ union the INTO says shoppers picking up uniforms for their children should ask retailers whether child labour was used in the clothes’ manufacture.
# into - Friday 13 June, 2014
The INTO has directed its members not to participate in the scheme.
# into - Sunday 27 April, 2014
But it hasn’t helped them as those old-school types have made it next to impossible for young qualified types to get a permanent job.
# into - Wednesday 23 April, 2014
Primary school teachers say they are taking more notes to do with relationships, behaviour and possible bullying.
Meanwhile, the Department of Education has denied that the Minister was trying to suggest a higher level maths requirement would get more men into the teaching profession.
# into - Tuesday 22 April, 2014
The minister had earlier today faced the ire of primary teachers.
‘Bordering on sexist’: Quinn criticised for ‘highly feminised audience’ comments at teachers’ conference
Remarks made by the Education Minister at the INTO conference earlier today have been sharply criticised.
General Secretary Sheila Nunan said the workload of principals needs to be reviewed.
The INTO said today teachers have little time for school administration outside of their teaching responsibilities.
He said teachers should not be concerned about setbacks as they are “inevitable parts of life”.
Minister for Education Ruairí Quinn also said he was disappointed in the lack of “genuinely inclusive schools”.
# into - Thursday 9 January, 2014
“If I get extra money of course they will but I’ve concentrated so that every child going to primary school can access a book rental scheme,” the Minister said today.
# into - Wednesday 2 October, 2013
Several hundred teachers, pupils, and parents took part in a protest outside the Department of Education this evening.
# into - Monday 29 July, 2013
Arrears totalling €4 million have been repaid, after problems calculating rates for new teachers last year.
# into - Tuesday 25 June, 2013
The OECD report found that Irish teachers teach for 915 hours per year compared to an EU average of 777 hours.
# into - Thursday 20 June, 2013
The Irish National Teachers’ Organisationwill protest outside Leinster House next week to show members’ opposition to cuts to special needs assistants in primary school.
# into - Monday 17 June, 2013
A ballot of INTO members showed that 63 per cent are in favour of the proposals.
# into - Saturday 18 May, 2013
The General Secretary of the INTO said today that two issues of note were higher pay and the supervision allowance.
# into - Friday 17 May, 2013
Here are the things we learned, loved and shared today.
The INTO also agreed to accept an invitation to go back to the talks table with the Labour Relations Commission.
# into - Monday 22 April, 2013
We pay tribute to the men and women that shape young minds and have shaped great sporting moments.
# into - Friday 19 April, 2013
Here are the things we learned, loved and shared today…
The executives of the ASTI, the TUI and the INTO have decided to begin balloting members next month.
# into - Monday 15 April, 2013
Cuts to teachers’ salaries and increased taxation have left some of my colleagues just making ends meet, writes Carmel Hume.
# into - Tuesday 2 April, 2013
The Minister for Education, Ruairí Quinn, was addressing the Irish National Teachers’ Organisation at their annual conference in Cork.
# into - Monday 1 April, 2013
INTO President spoke of “increasing anger” over education cuts.
# into - Monday 11 March, 2013
The training would mean that teachers could better deal with work colleagues who are experiencing mental health difficulties.
Over 70 per cent of primary school teachers have said that they are spending longer than allocated on preparation for First Holy Communion and Confirmation. Should this be changed?
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# into - Friday 8 March, 2013
Following what you told us about your bullying experiences, we asked the experts for advice. Here’s what they said.
# into - Saturday 2 March, 2013
The executive of INTO, which has 32,000 members in the Republic, will ballot its members without a formal recommendation.
Good morning! Here are the nine things you need to know as you begin your day.
The working conditions of 292,000 public workers could changed by the new proposals. So what happens now?
# into - Thursday 28 February, 2013
There is growing opposition to the proposed deal on cuts and reforms to public sector pay and conditions but the support of Impact and Siptu will be crucial for the government.
# into - Monday 31 December, 2012
The presence of study aids and an encouraged love of reading are helping improve literacy among Ireland’s schoolchildren.
# into - Wednesday 24 October, 2012
The three main teachers’ unions held the rally at Leinster House, demanding ‘equal pay for equal work’.