New research show pupils in smaller schools perform better – Mc Conalogue

first_img Dail to vote later on extending emergency Covid powers New research show pupils in smaller schools perform better – Mc Conalogue By News Highland – June 13, 2013 Pinterest Twitter Twitter RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Charlie McConalogue FFDonegal TD Charlie Mc Conalogue has told the Dail that findings published by the Educational Research Centre this week highlight the importance of small rural schools, and should be borne in mind when policy decisions are being made.The Fianna Fáil’s Education Spokesperson was speaking ahead of the publication of a Value for Money review of the primary education system.Deputy Mc Conalogue acknowledged the report’s findings that rural schools in Ireland tend to be smaller than in schools in other countries with smaller populations, but stressed the research found the education received by pupils here was better in smaller schools…………[podcast]http://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/06/charreport.mp3[/podcast]Responding, Junior Minister Ciaran Cannon said the Value for Money review will be presented to cabinet shortly, and said the research findings will be closely considered by the government………[podcast]http://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/06/ccanreport.mp3[/podcast] WhatsApp Google+ Pinterest Google+center_img PSNI and Gardai urged to investigate Adams’ claims he sheltered on-the-run suspect in Donegal WhatsApp Facebook News Man arrested in Derry on suspicion of drugs and criminal property offences released Man arrested on suspicion of drugs and criminal property offences in Derry Previous articleAction for A5 group to take legal action against Department for Regional Development in the NorthNext articleJohn Gallaghers brother claims ‘he is extremely afraid and fears his life is in danger’ News Highland Facebook HSE warns of ‘widespread cancellations’ of appointments next week 365 additional cases of Covid-19 in Republiclast_img

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *