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Election Day – Make Sure Your Voice is Heard!
Friday, 24 May 19
Voting stations across the country opened this morning at 7am and will remain open until 10pm this evening. INTO is urging all members to make sure your voice is heard.

NCSE to Publish SNA Allocations on Monday (27 May)
Thursday, 23 May 19
The NCSE will be publishing SNA allocations for schools for the 2019/20 school year on Monday 27 May 2019 at 12:00 on

Membership Service Works and Query Response Issues
Thursday, 23 May 19
INTO is currently undertaking a major project to update our membership database. During the months of May and June 2019 there will be delays in responding to member queries.

Teacher Allocations and Redeployment Panels for the 2019/20 school year
Wednesday, 22 May 19
The DES has published the main redeployment panels update. There are currently 49 surplus permanent/CID holding teachers on panels.

Free Mortgage and Tax Advisory Seminars for INTO Members and their Families
Wednesday, 22 May 19
Register now for the upcoming FREE joint seminars for INTO members and their families.

DCU/INTO Study Examines the Use of Standardised Tests in Primary Schools
Tuesday, 21 May 19
Research suggests that while standardised tests bring value over and above other assessments, unintended negative consequences can also result from their use.

Make sure you vote on Friday
Monday, 20 May 19
INTO wishes all of our many members who are standing in local and European elections well in this final week of the campaign.

Primary Language Curriculum/Curaclam Teanga na Bunscoile
Friday, 17 May 19
The Primary Language Curriculum will be available online for teachers and schools to access from September 2019.

Education Budget 2020 – INTO Lobby Begins
Thursday, 16 May 19
INTO has started work towards lobbying on education issues for Budget 2020 (scheduled in October 2019). The national lobby day is planned for June.

NEW Face-to-Face Global Citizenship School Summer Course
Thursday, 16 May 19
Brand new face-to-face course geared towards classroom teachers, featuring modules on Human Rights, Justice, Equality and Sustainability

Death of Ted Motherway, Long Serving Member of INTO Education Committee
Monday, 13 May 19
The death has taken place in Limerick of Ted Motherway who served on the INTO Education Committee from 1992 until his retirement in 2006.

Advertisement For Two Permanent Officials
Monday, 13 May 19
Two vacancies for officials in INTO Head Office have arisen, one in the Conditions of Employment section and one in the Education and Research Section.

Primary Staffing Appeals Board
Friday, 10 May 19
Appeals must be submitted to Primary Allocations Section, Department of Education and Skills, Athlone. The closing date is Friday 24 May 2019.

INTO Grants for Educational Research
Wednesday, 8 May 19
The INTO Bursary Scheme for members will be continued for 2019. Deadline for applications is Friday, 27 September 2019.

Substitute Availability Survey – April 2019
Tuesday, 7 May 19
INTO is currently collecting data on the availability of substitute teachers throughout the country following a resolution passed at Congress.

INTO Members’ and Staff Representatives Draw 2019
Wednesday, 1 May 19
Tickets for the INTO members’ draw will arrive in your schools this week.

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