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Subject Blogs, Wellbeing, General School News, Parents Association, Student Council / 30 September 2018
The DES has asked all school to Consult With their School Communities on the Use Of Smart Phones And Tablet Devices in Schools

The DES has asked all school to Consult With their School Communities on the Use Of Smart Phones And Tablet Devices in Schools

The Minister for Education and Skills has decided to request schools to consult with their school community, including teachers, students and parents regarding the use of smart phones, tablets and video recording devices with a view to developing a whole-school policy for their use or updating an existing one. 

Stratford College will consult with staff, students and parents in the coming days.

Read here for more details.

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Subject Blogs, Wellbeing, Parents Association / 10 October 2017
ESRI Report: Primary School Experiences and the Transition to Second-Level Education

ESRI Report: Primary School Experiences and the Transition to Second-Level Education

Emer Smyth, from the Economic and Social Research Institute (ESRI) is the author of the 5th Report which examines the data collected as part of the National Longtitudinal Study of Ireland. In this report the author examines various aspects on children in what is a major milestone in their lives - moving from primary to secondary level education.

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Subject Blogs, Wellbeing, General School News, Junior Cycle, Parents Association, Student Council / 9 September 2017
Are Students Happy? PISA 2015 Results: Students’ Well-Being (published April 2017)

Are Students Happy? PISA 2015 Results: Students’ Well-Being (published April 2017)

On average across OECD countries, 15-year-old students are satisfied with the life they are living: they report a level of 7.3 on a scale of life satisfaction that ranges from 0 to 10. But around 12% of students, on average, are not satisfied with their life:they report 4 or less on the scale.

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