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#Leaving Cert

# leaving-cert - Today’s News

Male students are getting better grades in higher level maths

More students have been opting to do the higher level paper in recent years.

# leaving-cert - Monday 18 April, 2016

From The Daily Edge Students are celebrating the end of the Irish orals by setting their notes on fire Burn Baby Burn
From The Daily Edge 12 times Leaving Cert students were truly gas about the Sraith Pictiúr Sraith Pictiúr

12 times Leaving Cert students were truly gas about the Sraith Pictiúr

The bane of every Irish student’s life.

# leaving-cert - Thursday 14 April, 2016

From The Daily Edge This sketch perfectly sums up the struggle of the Irish Leaving Cert oral Is Maith Liom

This sketch perfectly sums up the struggle of the Irish Leaving Cert oral

For the person who goes in without a clue.

From The Daily Edge These brilliant Sraith Pictiúr parodies are getting the Leaving Certs through their Irish orals Whopper Sesh

These brilliant Sraith Pictiúr parodies are getting the Leaving Certs through their Irish orals

“I can repeat the Leaving but I can’t repeat the sesh.”

# leaving-cert - Monday 11 April, 2016

From The Daily Edge 14 fears anyone who did the Irish oral will relate to Mhuin Na Muice

14 fears anyone who did the Irish oral will relate to

Oh, the flashbacks!

# leaving-cert - Tuesday 22 March, 2016

Harvey Norman ad that referenced Leaving Cert students with ‘sore heads’ banned

The advertising watchdog upheld a complaint that the ad appears to reference underage drinking.

# leaving-cert - Monday 21 March, 2016

From The Daily Edge 12 school poetry memories that are too real for Irish people World Poetry Day

12 school poetry memories that are too real for Irish people

English Paper 2, ya divil.

# leaving-cert - Monday 1 February, 2016

While economic recovery has opened up the jobs market, make sure your course is right for you

It’s important to pursue a career that you want and are confident you can handle, writes Clive Byrne.

# leaving-cert - Monday 4 January, 2016

Renua wants to abolish the Leaving Cert as we know it

The party is unveiling its general election manifesto later this morning.

# leaving-cert - Tuesday 15 December, 2015

From The Daily Edge 11 things that today’s Leaving Cert students have no memories of The Youth Of Today

# leaving-cert - Tuesday 3 November, 2015

‘If I don’t have papers I won’t be able to study after the Leaving Cert’

An undocumented teenager says she doesn’t want handouts, just the chance to reach her full potential.

# leaving-cert - Wednesday 7 October, 2015

The appeal results for this year’s Leaving Cert are out…

If you tried to up a grade or two you’ll find out this morning how you got on.

# leaving-cert - Thursday 3 September, 2015

Explainer: The Leaving Cert’s getting a massive overhaul. Here’s how it’ll work.

New reforms launched today are aimed at reducing the pressure faced by students at exam time.

# leaving-cert - Friday 21 August, 2015

Unsure about your CAO offer? Here’s what you need to know

More than 35,000 people have accepted first round offers.

# leaving-cert - Tuesday 18 August, 2015

A 71-year-old man got an A1 in Leaving Cert History

Denis North now has his sights set on English and Geography.

# leaving-cert - Monday 17 August, 2015

Are personal statements the answer for a CAO system badly in need of an overhaul?

Alternative admissions schemes could be a fair complement to the existing CAO system writes Trinity College communications officer Aifric Ní Chríodáin.

Explainer: A beginner’s guide on how to accept your CAO offer

Here’s what to do next…

From The Daily Edge This morning’s CAO offers were a rollercoaster of emotion for Irish teens Caoooooooh

This morning’s CAO offers were a rollercoaster of emotion for Irish teens

The first round offers were released today.

# leaving-cert - Sunday 16 August, 2015

Want to check the CAO points? We’ll have them right here from 6am

We’ll have all the points from every third-level institution, plus all the information you need to know.

# leaving-cert - Friday 14 August, 2015

If you get this email about student grants, don’t click the link… It’s a scam

The students grants body says a number of people have received the email.

# leaving-cert - Thursday 13 August, 2015

575 points direct provision teen to meet minister about going to college

Anna wants to study physiotherapy at the Royal College of Surgeons in Dublin.

# leaving-cert - Wednesday 12 August, 2015

Teenager in direct provision gets 575 points, but can’t afford college fees

Anna Kern and her mother moved to Ireland from Ukraine in 2013.

From The Daily Edge There’s a special reason this taxi driver is giving free lifts to Leaving Cert students Hero
From The Daily Edge 9 genuine pieces of advice for every Irish 18-year-old How To Adult

9 genuine pieces of advice for every Irish 18-year-old

Come and learn from those who went before you.

From The Daily Edge Jam Making is every Leaving Cert’s ‘last resort’, but is it even a real CAO course? Pump Up The Jam

Jam Making is every Leaving Cert’s ‘last resort’, but is it even a real CAO course?

It’s only 15 points! It’s based on the Aran Islands! And it’s probably an urban myth.

“A dreadful, dreadful thing to happen” – school mourns death of Leaving Cert student in crash

18-year-old Michael Warren had been due to collect his exam results this morning.

‘We are kidding ourselves if we say the Leaving Cert doesn’t matter’

Pressure is on schools to receive top results, writes principal Brendan Feehan.

From The Daily Edge Here’s the text Bank of Ireland is sending to Leaving Cert students today Just Saying
From The Daily Edge 10 Leaving Cert subjects Irish people actually need Seriously Though

10 Leaving Cert subjects Irish people actually need

“How to master the bloody washing machine.”

From The Daily Edge Garda Traffic just tweeted a rather inspiring message for Leaving Cert students Wisdom

Garda Traffic just tweeted a rather inspiring message for Leaving Cert students

“The Cliffs of Moher never took an exam…”

Poll: Were you happy with your Leaving Cert results? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Were you happy with your Leaving Cert results?

One student has achieved nine A1s.

From The Daily Edge 10 people who REALLY aren’t being helpful about the Leaving Cert results Leaving Cert

10 people who REALLY aren’t being helpful about the Leaving Cert results

Read these while waiting for results, at your peril.

Here’s how students got on in the Leaving Cert

Pretty well. Fair play.

In numbers: The Leaving Cert results

The hard work is over, now it’s time to find out how everyone did.

# leaving-cert - Tuesday 11 August, 2015

From The Daily Edge How Many Points Did You Get In Your Leaving Cert? Quiz

How Many Points Did You Get In Your Leaving Cert?

We know the answer with this highly scientific quiz.

# leaving-cert - Sunday 9 August, 2015

# leaving-cert - Tuesday 4 August, 2015

Leaving Cert results don’t define your future

I only learned to appreciate education after quitting school.

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