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# principal - Monday 7 January, 2019

Over three-quarters of students want continuous assessment for the Leaving Certificate

Despite this, just under 80% of principals, deputy principals and teachers do not believe that a teacher should correct their own students’ exams.

# principal - Thursday 22 December, 2016

'I'd have more money and less stress working in Aldi': Our new generation of frontline staff have had enough

We spoke to a garda, a nurse and a teacher who are just a couple of years into their careers – and already disenfranchised.

# principal - Tuesday 5 January, 2016

Teacher to be compensated after principal insulted gay son

She said her boss made derogatory comments about her son’s clothes, and members of the Catholic Church.

# principal - Friday 15 May, 2015

Paedophile principal has sentence for assaulting 11 pupils reduced to 2 years

The judge said he was taking the “significant contribution” the convicted man made to his community into account.

# principal - Saturday 2 May, 2015

From The Daily Edge Dad writes excellent letter to principal defending children's absence from school Well Said

# principal - Thursday 2 April, 2015

Child with autism 'kept in cage-like structure' inside classroom

Australian authorities have launched an investigation into the claims.

# principal - Thursday 29 January, 2015

From The Daily Edge Deadly principal makes Let It Go-inspired video to alert students of snow day Legend

# principal - Sunday 26 October, 2014

Could ballet help kids learn maths, and prevent obesity?

One school says its kids love learning ballet.

# principal - Thursday 14 November, 2013

Parents 'horrified' after van mounts school pavement pursued by men with baseball bats

Children had to run and take shelter in gardens as the van driver steered around a corner to escape his attackers.

# principal - Thursday 16 February, 2012

From The Daily Edge "Mickey Mouse" visit causes school lockdown Hey Mickey

"Mickey Mouse" visit causes school lockdown

A mum who wanted to surprise a class by dressing up as Mickey Mouse sparked a security alert at an Ohio school this week.