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#League tables

# league-tables - Thursday 3 December, 2015

Poll: Would league tables influence where you send your child to school? Poll This post contains a poll

Poll: Would league tables influence where you send your child to school?

Should they be taken as accurate measures of school performance?

# league-tables - Friday 27 June, 2014

Does focusing on exam results have a negative impact on education?

That’s what an Australian expert told Irish education professionals at a lecture today.

# league-tables - Tuesday 26 November, 2013

Fee-paying schools dominate university numbers, but third-level numbers on the rise

Fee-paying schools and Gaeilscoilleanna send more students to university, but there is good news across the board.

# league-tables - Saturday 3 August, 2013

Poll: Should Ireland have league tables for doctors? Your Say This post contains a poll

# league-tables - Friday 2 August, 2013

Column: Why league tables for doctors – but not schools?

School “league tables” are not allowed in Ireland, meaning you can’t find out how schools do in national exams or standardised tests. But creating such tables is not as difficult as we are led to believe, writes Kevin Denny.

# league-tables - Thursday 24 November, 2011

The 9 at 9: Thursday

Nine things to know by 9am: How do you solve a problem like Kevin Cardiff? How do ministers claim a little-known €3,500 tax rebate? And what is the USA’s top export?