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#DEIS schools

# deis-schools - Tuesday 10 October, 2017

'It reduces stress': This programme is helping teachers support children with behavioural difficulties

The Incredible Years’ Teacher Classroom Management programme is being launched in all Deis schools.

# deis-schools - Thursday 9 April, 2015

City kids are worse at reading (and their maths skills don't quite add up either)

Pupils in urban DEIS schools score worse in tests, but they are missing classes less.

# deis-schools - Sunday 8 February, 2015

A priest asked churches to donate gold to help needy students. But did any?

Fr Tony O’Riordan launched a campaign to help pay for a teacher in the school.

# deis-schools - Tuesday 18 September, 2012

Schools will need 3,000 extra teachers to cater for population - Quinn

Ruairí Quinn says at the current ratio, thousands more staff will be needed – but that’s if the current ratio remains in place.

# deis-schools - Monday 17 September, 2012

Primary teachers warn against Budget cuts to disadvantaged schools

The Irish National Teachers’ Organisation says Ruairí Quinn must learn from the furore over last year’s cuts to Deis schools.

# deis-schools - Thursday 13 September, 2012

Column: Times have changed and so should the Junior Cert

In the wake of the Junior Certificate results, Deputy Principal Noirin Walsh says that the examination is no longer in tune with the demand of today’s students.

# deis-schools - Wednesday 11 April, 2012

New scholarship fund for students from disadvantaged areas

Ruairí Quinn announces a new higher education scholarship scheme aimed solely at 60 pupils from disadvantaged backgrounds.

# deis-schools - Saturday 25 February, 2012

Prime numbers: The week in stats

Debts, draw-downs, state assets and lunar rock – all of that, and more, in your weekly numerical wrap-up.