ESRI report finds strong appetite for senior cycle reform among pupils, parents and teachers

Exam Students
NEWS / 3 March 2020

According to the Economic and Social Research Institute (ESRI) report summarised in this recent Irish Times article, "students are giving up sports and social activities due to the stress and pressure of the Leaving Cert, according to new research on pupils’ experiences of second-level education."

The ESRI study identifies a strong appetite among students, parents and teachers to change senior cycle. However, there are mixed views on what type of change and how much is needed.

Read the Irish Times article.

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