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#Leaving Cert

# leaving-cert - Yesterday’s News

Students warned Leaving Cert results night festival is a "straight-up scam"

Over 2,700 people had signalled their interest in the festival.

# leaving-cert - Friday 17 June, 2016

Leaving Cert: seven years of hell in seven days

One reader tells us about her experiences of trying to overcome crippling anxiety during her Leaving Cert exams

# leaving-cert - Wednesday 15 June, 2016

From The Daily Edge 13 times Tumblr was so right about learning Irish As Gaeilge

13 times Tumblr was so right about learning Irish

“And suddenly, a car hit me.”

From The Daily Edge Leaving Cert students had the most hilarious reactions to yesterday's nightmare Irish Paper 2 Páipéar II

# leaving-cert - Saturday 11 June, 2016

From The Daily Edge This Leaving Cert student celebrated finishing his English exam with a gas tattoo Pauly D

This Leaving Cert student celebrated finishing his English exam with a gas tattoo

The only acceptable reaction to your favourite poet appearing on the paper.

# leaving-cert - Friday 10 June, 2016

From The Daily Edge Yeats didn't come up in the English exam yesterday and the Leaving Certs are RAGING Dead And Gone

Yeats didn't come up in the English exam yesterday and the Leaving Certs are RAGING

Their Leaving Cert hopes are dead and gone; they’re with O’Leary in the grave.

# leaving-cert - Thursday 9 June, 2016

From The Daily Edge This guy's pisstake of the Irish aural hilariously sums up the difference between Irish dialects Cad é Mar Atá Tú

'He's going to struggle': Teenager with learning disability denied Leaving Cert support

Hundreds of students each year are denied supports like readers and scribes and advocates say the SEC needs to widen eligibility criteria.

# leaving-cert - Wednesday 8 June, 2016

No major surprises in English papers as the State exams kicked off today

The first exam for both sets of students this morning will be English paper 1.

From The Daily Edge Teachers at this Carlow school made the most amazing tribute to their Leaving Cert class Shake It Off

Teachers at this Carlow school made the most amazing tribute to their Leaving Cert class

Try not to smile while watching this. Just try.

From The Daily Edge 12 truly gas tweets from this year's Leaving Cert students Irish Man Foresees The Sesh

12 truly gas tweets from this year's Leaving Cert students

Our thoughts are with you all.

From The Daily Edge A Thurles coffee shop has a lovely offer for Leaving Cert students today Ice Ice Baby

# leaving-cert - Tuesday 7 June, 2016

From The Daily Edge What the world looked like when the 2016 Leaving Cert class were being born Blast From The Past

# leaving-cert - Monday 6 June, 2016

FactCheck: Is 'exam weather' really an Irish climate phenomenon?

TheJournal.ie’s FactCheck looks at whether students really do make the sun shine for everyone.

From The Daily Edge 28 memories of the Leaving Cert every Irish person will take to their grave Leaving Cert

28 memories of the Leaving Cert every Irish person will take to their grave

It’s that time of year again…

# leaving-cert - Saturday 4 June, 2016

From The Daily Edge Leaving Certs are getting prayers said for them and their response is perfectly sarcastic Cheers Granny

Exams are marathons not sprints - here are five ways to keep yourself healthy

School days definitely aren’t the best days of your life during exams…

# leaving-cert - Thursday 2 June, 2016

From The Daily Edge This sketch perfectly sums up the pains of studying for the Leaving Cert Fish Oils

'For some, crime is the most realistic chance of owning a home, buying a car or having a family'

DCU graduate Mark Kelly describes his sadness that names he remembers from childhood have found themselves caught up in the recent gangland feud.

# leaving-cert - Monday 30 May, 2016

Leaving Cert tales: 'I failed maths, dropped out of college and everything is OK'

On results day, I held myself together among friends and teachers but as soon as I left the school, I broke down crying in the car home with my mam, writes Jordan Kavanagh.

# leaving-cert - Monday 16 May, 2016

Student with dyslexia takes High Court action to get Leaving Cert assistance

The 18-year-old student from Cork has been refused access to a reader for next month’s State exams.

# leaving-cert - Thursday 12 May, 2016

PE to become Leaving Cert subject under new plan to tackle obesity in Ireland

One expert said the plan could “be one of the major tipping points in Ireland’s obesity problem.”

# leaving-cert - Tuesday 10 May, 2016

Dyslexic student launches High Court action after being denied exam support

The 18-year-old Leaving Cert student is hoping to secure a reader that will allow him to understand exam papers.

# leaving-cert - Thursday 28 April, 2016

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.

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