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#Leaving Cert

# leaving-cert - Sunday 25 September, 2016

From The Daily Edge 13 memories you'll have if you studied Leaving Cert history Whole Lotta History

# leaving-cert - Thursday 1 September, 2016

More than 2,500 second round CAO offers are out today

Accepting the new offer will automatically cancel a previous acceptance.

# leaving-cert - Tuesday 30 August, 2016

You can find all of the Round Two CAO offers right here

Didn’t get what you wanted on the first pass? We’ve got the latest points from every institution.

'I was resigned to the fact that I would fail foundation maths'

Sarah O’Hara did not get a university place after she failed to get the maths grade needed. But she did a PLC course and ultimately got into the course she wanted.

# leaving-cert - Tuesday 23 August, 2016

Should students chase jobs when applying for college courses?

Betty McLaughlin from the Institute of Guidance Counsellors says that there is more to college than preparing for a job.

# leaving-cert - Monday 22 August, 2016

CAO 2016: Where are all the applicants coming from?

There are over 80,000 people waiting to hear if they’ve landed their favoured college spot.

Rise in CAO points for pharmacy, nursing and midwifery

Other courses requiring high points include dentistry, medicine and computer science.

You can find all of the Round One CAO points right here

Do you have what you need for your preferred course?

# leaving-cert - Sunday 21 August, 2016

Want to know the CAO points? We'll have them here from 6am

Every course, every third-level institution: we have you covered.

# leaving-cert - Friday 19 August, 2016

Girls scoring more A1s in Leaving Cert than boys

In 31 out of 36 subjects, female exam students topped the class.

# leaving-cert - Thursday 18 August, 2016

From The Daily Edge 10 key differences between college in Ireland and college in America Student Life
Poll: Would you be happy for a student to rent your spare room? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Would you be happy for a student to rent your spare room?

Given the scale of the rental crisis being seen in Ireland, USI is requesting that people make their homes available to students.

# leaving-cert - Wednesday 17 August, 2016

From The Daily Edge 13 tweets that sum up the phenomenon that is Leaving Cert results night Gis A Naggin

13 tweets that sum up the phenomenon that is Leaving Cert results night

These streets belong to the Leaving Certs now.

Father who returned to education received Leaving Cert results with his teenage daughter

In Ireland, 21% of people aged 25 to 64 have never completed upper secondary-level education.

From The Daily Edge A taxi driver in Mayo is offering Leaving Certs free lifts tonight for a lovely reason Safe Home

"I was just so over the moon" - Here's how it feels to get 8 A1s in the Leaving Cert

Six students received eight A1s in this year’s examinations.

From The Daily Edge Can We Guess How Many Points You Got In Your Leaving Cert? The LC

Can We Guess How Many Points You Got In Your Leaving Cert?

That’s if you can remember.

Increase in Maths fails and fewer A1s overall: Here's how students got on with the Leaving Cert

A1s are down but there’s a few positive trends as well.

Best of luck: Over 50,000 students set to receive their Leaving Cert results today

The results will be handed out at schools and available online from 12 noon today.

# leaving-cert - Friday 22 July, 2016

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.

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