Junior Cycle

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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General School News, Junior Cycle, Parents Association / 31 May 2016
Education is changing: Curriculum Reform

Education is changing: Curriculum Reform

According to the NCCA's Junior Cycle website, "the Framework for Junior Cycle is based on proposals that emerged from a process of discussion and consultation". In this blog there are a number of links to explore the documents and background research that have gone into creating the Junior Cycle framework. There are also links to current consultations on subjects including Wellbeing, Visual Art and Modern Foreign Languages.

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