Irishcentral.com View Learning

Irish Education News, Opinion, and Tips IrishCentral.com

Details: Education. The latest Irish education news from the US and Ireland - from studying in Ireland and abroad, to tips on learning Irish language, and more. Genealogy.

› Verified 6 days ago

› Url: https://www.irishcentral.com/culture/education Go Now

› Get more:  EducationGo Now

The painful education lesson for the Irish in America

Details: Schooling and education have always been an explosive topic for the Irish in America, intimately tied to both oppression and advancement. Immigrants were …

› Verified 2 days ago

› Url: https://www.irishcentral.com/opinion/others/painful-education-lesson-irish-america Go Now

› Get more:  EducationGo Now

In a major change to Irish education, secondary school

Details: The Minister for Education, Richard Bruton has confirmed the change in a circular released today, stating that it is a constitutional right for students who chose not to …

› Verified 9 days ago

› Url: https://www.irishcentral.com/news/in-a-major-change-to-education-rules-irish-secondary-schoolers-no-longer-have-to-study-religion Go Now

› Get more:  EducationGo Now

The definitive list of Irish Studies programs – United

Details: The first is through the Villanova education department which is made available through scholarship. The second study abroad option is through the …

› Verified 7 days ago

› Url: https://www.irishcentral.com/culture/education/the-definitive-list-of-irish-studies-programs-united-states-and-canada Go Now

› Get more:  EducationGo Now

Sex education in Ireland’s schools could soon be overhauled

Details: Sex education in Ireland could be set to endure some major changes in the wake of a review being conducted by Ireland’s National Council for …

› Verified 3 days ago

› Url: https://www.irishcentral.com/news/sex-education-ireland-schools Go Now

› Get more:  EducationGo Now

Face masks to be required in Ireland's post-primary schools

Details: Ireland's Department of Education today confirmed that face masks or coverings will be required for all staff and students in post-primary schools where 2-meters of physical distancing cannot be

› Verified 3 days ago

› Url: https://www.irishcentral.com/culture/education/face-masks-ireland-schools Go Now

› Get more:  EducationGo Now

Anthony Fauci’s Irish brothers education

Details: About 100 years ago, in May of 1920, a Masonic order in Colorado Springs, Colorado, passed a resolution "proclaim(ing) our belief in the free and compulsory education …

› Verified 3 days ago

› Url: https://www.irishcentral.com/opinion/others/anthony-faucis-irish-brothers-education Go Now

› Get more:  EducationGo Now

Dept. of Education considering dropping literary classics

Details: The Department of Education is considering removing "To Kill a Mockingbird" and "Of Mice and Men" from the Irish secondary school curriculum after a number of parents and teachers complained about

› Verified Just Now

› Url: https://www.irishcentral.com/news/dept-education-considering-dropping-literary-classics-blm-protests Go Now

› Get more:  EducationGo Now

1980s Irish Catholic sex-ed for girls video went viral

Details: Irish Catholic Sex Education – sound like an oxymoron? Well for a long time in Irish schools – for decades actually – it often was. Witness this Irish Catholic Sex Education For Girls video

› Verified 3 days ago

› Url: https://www.irishcentral.com/opinion/others/irish-catholic-sex-ed-for-girls-video-from-the-1980s-goes-viral-video Go Now

› Get more:  EducationGo Now

Ireland enters Level 3 restrictions from tomorrow night

Details: Schools, early learning and childcare services, adult and higher education. Schools and creches are open with protective measures. Further, higher and adult education to …

› Verified 2 days ago

› Url: https://www.irishcentral.com/news/ireland-level-3-restrictions Go Now

› Get more:  EducationGo Now

Is the Irish language hard to learn

Details: However, only 73,803 or 4.2 percent of the population – used it daily outside of the education system - down 3,382 since 2011. We spoke to Aoife Ní Chonraoí, an Irish school teacher in

› Verified 2 days ago

› Url: https://www.irishcentral.com/culture/education/is-the-irish-language-hard-to-learn Go Now

› Get more:  EducationGo Now

A schoolchild of the 1950s in Ireland looks back

Details: The education they received in Ireland was of a very high standard. By the time we left national school we had a great grasp of English, Irish and arithmetic. Consider the sums we could do. I …

› Verified 2 days ago

› Url: https://www.irishcentral.com/opinion/others/a-schoolchild-of-the-1950s-in-ireland-looks-back Go Now

› Get more:  EducationGo Now

Liam Neeson praises first Northern Ireland Catholic school

Details: DUP Education Minister, Peter Weir, has rejected the proposal from St Mary’s in Brollagh but has approved the move at Seaview. The Minister is expected to make decisions shortly on whether to

› Verified 4 days ago

› Url: https://www.irishcentral.com/news/liam-neeson-first-northern-ireland-catholic-school-integrate Go Now

› Get more:  EducationGo Now

Why the Irish education system stinks IrishCentral.com

Details: Why the Irish education system stinks. John Spain. @IrishCentral. Aug 25, 2010. Last week the results of the Leaving Certificate here examination were …

› Verified 1 days ago

› Url: https://www.irishcentral.com/opinion/others/why-the-irish-education-system-stinks-101457699-238042401 Go Now

› Get more:  EducationGo Now

Murder mystery as mother, son of prominent Irish family in

Details: Jun 13, 2021. Paul and Maggie Mardaugh (center) were shot dead at their Islandton home on Monday night. Facebook. The mother and son of a prominent Irish-American family in …

› Verified 9 days ago

› Url: https://www.irishcentral.com/news/murder-mystery-mother-son-south-carolina-dead Go Now

› Get more:  EducationGo Now

Co Dublin placed on Level 3 for coronavirus restrictions

Details: Stay in the county of Dublin apart from work, education and other essential purposes, if appropriate. Schools, early learning and childcare services, adult and higher education …

› Verified 8 days ago

› Url: https://www.irishcentral.com/news/dublin-level-3 Go Now

› Get more:  EducationGo Now

AOH calls for official Irish Heritage Day for NYC schools

Details: The Ancient Order of Hibernians is calling upon NYC to designate March 17th, St. Patrick's Day, as Irish Heritage Day, an official school holiday. The NYC Department of Education announced this

› Verified 4 days ago

› Url: https://www.irishcentral.com/news/irish-heritage-day-nyc-schools Go Now

› Get more:  EducationGo Now

Republic of Ireland to resume international travel from July

Details: Most notably, the Taoiseach confirmed that non-essential travel can begin again from July 19 as the Republic of Ireland will "broadly align itself to the EU approach to non-essential travel into

› Verified 2 days ago

› Url: https://www.irishcentral.com/news/ireland-international-travel Go Now

› Get more:  EducationGo Now

Villanova University in the US online Irish language course

Details: The Center for Irish Studies at Villanova University, in partnership with the College for Professional Studies, will be offering a seven-week online language course in …

› Verified 9 days ago

› Url: https://www.irishcentral.com/culture/education/villanova-university-online-irish-language Go Now

› Get more:  UniversityGo Now

Let’s get back to Ireland! Country prepares to welcome

Details: Tourism Ireland has launched its "Let's Get Back to Ireland" campaign as international travel is expected to resume for Ireland in July. "When the time comes, a …

› Verified Just Now

› Url: https://www.irishcentral.com/travel/lets-get-back-to-ireland Go Now

› Get more:  EducationGo Now

After Dublin train attack, remember that poverty is

Details: We don't talk much about social class in Ireland. That's because, in the main, there's no need to. The economic and political system …

› Verified Just Now

› Url: https://www.irishcentral.com/opinion/cahirodoherty/dublin-train-attack-poverty-is-violence Go Now

› Get more:  EducationGo Now

Dr. Noel Browne of Ireland's Mother and Child scheme

Details: Dr. Noel Browne passed away on May 21, 1997. In memory of the controversial Irish politician, we look back at the notorious "Mother and Child" scheme he established which brought down a …

› Verified 8 days ago

› Url: https://www.irishcentral.com/opinion/others/dr-noel-browne-mother-child-scheme Go Now

› Get more:  EducationGo Now

Mica scandal: Thousands march in Dublin for 100% redress

Details: On Tuesday, thousands of protesters marched in Dublin demanding 100 percent redress. Amongst the organizers of the massive march on Tuesday was the Mica Action Group (MAG), based in Co Donegal.

› Verified 9 days ago

› Url: https://www.irishcentral.com/news/mica-scandal-dublin-march Go Now

› Get more:  EducationGo Now

Churchill’s top advisor, Irish-born Brendan Bracken, set

Details: The middle-aged Brendan Bracken posed as a 16-year-old boy and hired tutors and classmates to punish him, according to the memoir "Minstrel Heart: A Life in Story" by David Campbell, who was hired

› Verified 4 days ago

› Url: https://www.irishcentral.com/news/churchill-advisor-irish-brendan-bracken-school-caned-by-boys Go Now

› Get more:  EducationGo Now

Safety first, says NYC DA hopeful Elizabeth Crotty

Details: Elizabeth Crotty says she stands out in a crowded field because of her first and foremost commitment to public safety in a city where crime rates are soaring. “I’M absolutely putting public

› Verified Just Now

› Url: https://www.irishcentral.com/news/safety-first-nyc-da-elizabeth-crotty Go Now

› Get more:  EducationGo Now

Bloomsday 2021: More than 30 Irish Embassies to host events

Details: Bloomsday 2021 will be observed globally as dozens of Irish Embassies have announced special events for June 16. A portrait of James Joyce in Zurich in 1915. Public Domain. More than 30 of Ireland

› Verified 8 days ago

› Url: https://www.irishcentral.com/culture/entertainment/bloomsday-2021-irish-events Go Now

› Get more:  EducationGo Now

The only official Gaeltacht outside of Ireland is in Ontario

Details: Over 37 million Americans have Irish ancestry and according to 2007 American Community Survey, 22,279 people speak Irish at home. Irish is the 76th most spoken language in the US.

› Verified 4 days ago

› Url: https://www.irishcentral.com/culture/education/gaeltacht-in-canada-ontario Go Now

› Get more:  EducationGo Now

Church bows down to Pope Trump, attacks Biden

Details: 1 day ago · Just when you thought the Catholic Church had begun to present a modern, holistic, and pastoral approach to its flock along come the boot boys of …

› Verified 8 days ago

› Url: https://www.irishcentral.com/opinion/niallodowd/pope-donald-us-catholic-church Go Now

› Get more:  EducationGo Now

NYC’s teenage mayor

Details: Those plans include revitalizing the city’s infrastructure, investing more in education, helping small businesses get back on their feet post-pandemic, …

› Verified 4 days ago

› Url: https://www.irishcentral.com/news/politics/nycs-teenage-mayor-thomas-downs Go Now

› Get more:  EducationGo Now

Thousands of Ireland's traditional pubs reopen today

Details: Roughly 4,000 pubs across Ireland, many of which had been closed since March 2020, can reopen for outdoor service from today, June 7. June 7, 2021: Karl Devereux (Cap) with Ronan Bennett and Daisy

› Verified 2 days ago

› Url: https://www.irishcentral.com/news/ireland-pubs-reopen-outdoors Go Now

› Get more:  EducationGo Now

John Wayne biography alleges affair with Maureen O’Hara

Details: A biography of Western legend John Wayne alleges there was a skirt-chasing side to the famous cinema cowboy, who had three wives and had numerous love affairs, including one with his ‘ …

› Verified 5 days ago

› Url: https://www.irishcentral.com/culture/entertainment/john-wayne-maureen-ohara Go Now

› Get more:  EducationGo Now

Tuam Babies: “Kinder to strangle these children at birth

Details: “A great many people are always asking what is the good of keeping these children alive? I quite agree that it would be a great deal kinder to strangle these children at birth than to put them

› Verified 3 days ago

› Url: https://www.irishcentral.com/news/tuam-babies-it-would-be-kinder-to-strangle-these-illegitimate-children-at-birth Go Now

› Get more:  EducationGo Now

Deirdre Morley found not guilty by reason of insanity

Details: Deirdre Morley, who killed her three young children Conor, Darragh, and Carla McGinley in their family home in January 2020, has been found not guilty by reason of insanity.

› Verified 9 days ago

› Url: https://www.irishcentral.com/news/deirdre-morley-not-guilty Go Now

› Get more:  EducationGo Now

Ten little known facts about Ireland's 1916 Easter Rising

Details: Who decided would be executed on 1916. General John Maxwell, supreme commander in Dublin, decided who would be executed. On May 2 secret military courts sentenced Patrick Pearse, Thomas Clarke

› Verified 4 days ago

› Url: https://www.irishcentral.com/roots/history/facts-easter-monday-1916-rising Go Now

› Get more:  EducationGo Now

Aer Lingus to permanently close Shannon Airport base

Details: Aer Lingus, Ireland's flag-carrying airline, today said that it intends to permanently close its cabin crew base at Shannon Airport. 81 Aer Lingus …

› Verified 2 days ago

› Url: https://www.irishcentral.com/news/aer-lingus-shannon Go Now

› Get more:  EducationGo Now

Latest Irish health news and articles IrishCentral.com

Details: Northern Irish man dies six months after Philadelphia construction accident. Sean Hughes, from Grange in County Armagh, had been fighting for his life in an induced coma since falling from

› Verified 1 days ago

› Url: https://www.irishcentral.com/topic/health Go Now

› Get more:  EducationGo Now

Irish Government to vote on motion to expel Israeli Ambassador

Details: Members of the Irish government will today vote on a motion to expel Israel's Ambassador Ophir Kariv after a period of violence between Israel and Palestine. Huge crowds gather in Dublin on May 22

› Verified 4 days ago

› Url: https://www.irishcentral.com/news/politics/irish-government-expel-israeli-ambassador Go Now

› Get more:  EducationGo Now

Danny Greene: Facts about the Irish American mobster

Details: Cleveland's Irish American mobster Danny Greene - aka "The Irishman"- was a formidable force to be reckoned with. Find out more here about the …

› Verified 7 days ago

› Url: https://www.irishcentral.com/roots/history/irish-american-mobster-irishman-danny-greene Go Now

› Get more:  EducationGo Now

Exploring the truth and reality on Irish Famine coffin

Details: "The Coffin Ship: Life and Death at Sea During the Great Irish Famine" explores the accepted truisms that limit our understanding of Irish migration through history. Editor's note: This is an

› Verified 3 days ago

› Url: https://www.irishcentral.com/opinion/others/truth-reality-irish-famine-coffin-ships Go Now

› Get more:  EducationGo Now

Liam Neeson launches UNICEF's 'give a vaccine' Irish campaign

Details: "No one is safe until everyone is safe," Liam Neeson says in UNICEF's new Get a Vaccine - Give a Vaccine Irish campaign. The Co Antrim native and movie star is …

› Verified 3 days ago

› Url: https://www.irishcentral.com/news/liam-neeson-vaccine Go Now

› Get more:  EducationGo Now

Riverdance: The Animated Adventure

Details: Riverdance: The Animated Adventure is set to debut in Ireland and the UK in May 2021. The new film, which stars an impressive lineup of Irish voice actors, promises to bring the spirit and

› Verified Just Now

› Url: https://www.irishcentral.com/culture/entertainment/riverdance-animated-adventure Go Now

› Get more:  EducationGo Now

Documentary Coogan's Way tells the story of an Irish bar

Details: The bell finally tolled for Coogan's storied Irish bar and restaurant in Washington Heights in March 2020, but its story and legacy are far from over, as a new film by Irish-Norwegian director

› Verified 8 days ago

› Url: https://www.irishcentral.com/culture/entertainment/documentary-coogans-way-irish-bar-nyc Go Now

› Get more:  EducationGo Now

Irish people should follow St. Brigid, not just St. Patrick

Details: Power in education and a voice in the Church. Brigid became one of the most powerful women in Ireland. After refusing an arranged marriage, she …

› Verified 8 days ago

› Url: https://www.irishcentral.com/roots/irish-follow-st-brigid-st-patrick Go Now

› Get more:  EducationGo Now

Forbes 400 list includes several Irish American

Details: 69-year-old Boyle is the fourth generation to head up famed outerwear company Columbia and has served as CEO since 1988. In 1970, Boyle began helping his mother Gert in …

› Verified 6 days ago

› Url: https://www.irishcentral.com/news/top-ten-richest-irish-americans-forbes-400 Go Now

› Get more:  EducationGo Now

Great similarities between experiences of the Irish and

Details: Both communities were originally focused on an oral tradition. Even the Irish word for folklore “Béaloideas” (Bale-id-us) can be directly translated as the education of the mouth. Irish music

› Verified 9 days ago

› Url: https://www.irishcentral.com/culture/great-similarities-between-experiences-of-the-irish-and-native-americans Go Now

› Get more:  EducationGo Now

50 facts about the Easter Rising

Details: The Easter Rising was considered a betrayal at first by many Irish citizens, and the 1916 leaders were spat at on their way to jail. It was only when the executions began that the national mood

› Verified 7 days ago

› Url: https://www.irishcentral.com/roots/history/facts-easter-rising-1916 Go Now

› Get more:  EducationGo Now

U2's The Edge talks new music, quarantine life

Details: The Edge has been staying put in his wife's native California throughout the pandemic. U2 is set to re-release "All That You Can't Leave Behind" in October, while also teasing at new music.

› Verified 3 days ago

› Url: https://www.irishcentral.com/culture/entertainment/u2-the-edge-new-music-quarantine Go Now

› Get more:  EducationGo Now

Related topics