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Notice for Teachers and Schools with regard to Retirements on 1 September 2019
Wednesday, 17 July 19
The Department confirms that when a teacher retires on 1 September 2019, they will benefit from the Public Sector Stability Agreement (PSSA) restoration effective from that date for pension and lump sum calculation.

INTO Members Raise €54K for Crumlin Children's Hospital
Tuesday, 16 July 19
INTO’s annual member draw raised a whopping €54,000 to assist funding an inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) research project at Crumlin Children's Hospital.

Irish Pupils are being Crowded Out
Tuesday, 16 July 19
The Irish National Teachers’ Organisation (INTO) has called on the government to reduce the pupil-teacher ratio to 20:1, the EU average.

Centre for Assessment Research and Policy in Education (CARPE) Seeks Post-Doctoral Researcher in Assessment
Thursday, 11 July 19
Centre for Assessment Research and Policy in Education (CARPE) is seeking applications for the position of a Post-Doctoral Researcher in Assessment

INTO assumes Presidency of ICTU and Secures Two Seats on Executive Council
Wednesday, 10 July 19
The Biennial Conference of the Irish Congress of Trade Unions took place last week in Dublin, with the INTO sending a large delegation.

NCCA Solicits Views on Relationships and Sexuality Education (RSE)
Tuesday, 9 July 19
The NCCA has commenced an online public consultation on the review of Relationships and Sexuality Education (RSE).

INTO responds to Joint Oireachtas Committee on Education Report
Thursday, 4 July 19
The Irish National Teachers’ Organisation welcomes the recommendations of the Joint Oireachtas Committee on Education and Skills.

INTO call on government to ‘invest for the best’ in Primary Education
Thursday, 4 July 19
The Irish National Teachers’ Organisation today launched its pre-budget submission outlining its key priorities for Budget 2020

Teacher Allocations and Redeployment Panels Update
Wednesday, 3 July 19
There are currently 699 teachers on supplementary panels.

Supports Needed for Small Schools - John Boyle Remarks from Symposium
Wednesday, 26 June 19
Remarks from John Boyle at the Symposium on Small Schools on Wednesday, 26 June 2019.

Summary Leaflet on Pregnancy-Related Sick Leave
Thursday, 20 June 19
The Department of Public Expenditure and Reform has now published a leaflet to address the question “What happens if I become sick while pregnant?”

INTO National Lobby Attracts Almost 130 Politicians
Thursday, 20 June 19
Grassroots INTO members from across the country gathered at the National Museum in Dublin for our annual lobby day.

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