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#Back To School

# back-to-school - Yesterday’s News

Ophelia aftermath: Schools will reopen tomorrow

Minister for Education Richard Bruton announced on Twitter that schools will have to assess the damage done themselves.

# back-to-school - Wednesday 6 September, 2017

From The Daily Edge This Galway teacher's comics will resonate with any múinteoir heading back to school Back To School

# back-to-school - Friday 1 September, 2017

A record number of people sought help from St Vincent de Paul last month

The new figures coincide with new data on a surge in homeless children in Dublin.

# back-to-school - Friday 25 August, 2017

'One death is just too many': Parents told to put high-vis vests on kids as they cycle and walk to school

The RSA said children are particularly vulnerable road users and parents should ensure drivers can see them.

# back-to-school - Wednesday 23 August, 2017

Expert tips for soothing your kids' back-to-school fears... and your own

This can be a stressful time of year for the whole family. But we’ve got some expert tips for dealing with it.

# back-to-school - Monday 21 August, 2017

6 ways to cut the cost of the school run

Getting in the car costs money. Here’s how to lessen the load.

# back-to-school - Wednesday 2 August, 2017

Poll: Are you worried about back-to-school costs? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Are you worried about back-to-school costs?

Many parents will have to spend hundreds of euro in the coming weeks.

Parents pay €275 per child on secondary school books

“August will be extremely stressful for me… I will lose sleep and I will worry,” one parent said.

# back-to-school - Tuesday 25 July, 2017

The average back-to-school spend is now €1,209 per child

There has been a slight drop in the number of parents getting into debt to fund these costs.

# back-to-school - Monday 3 July, 2017

Parents urged to apply for increased Back to School Clothing allowance

The department is launching an awareness campaign well ahead of the 30 September deadline.

# back-to-school - Wednesday 14 June, 2017

Good news for parents: Back to school allowance is going up by 25%

Meanwhile, the weekly payments for those in Direct Provision are also set to be increased.

# back-to-school - Monday 26 December, 2016

Back to School: 'I was broke and suffered from depression, which I drowned out with alcohol'

An education bleeds into the way you view the world and your movement through it, writes Conor Reynolds.

# back-to-school - Thursday 15 December, 2016

From The42 Tipp and Kerry derbies the highlights of the Dr Harty Cup and Corn Ui Mhuiri quarter-final draws Munster Colleges

Tipp and Kerry derbies the highlights of the Dr Harty Cup and Corn Ui Mhuiri quarter-final draws

Reigning champions Árdscoil Rís and St Brendan’s Killarney learned their fate in the Munster colleges draws.

# back-to-school - Sunday 20 November, 2016

'I found it really tough because I couldn't even type': What it's like to go back to education

Senator Lynn Ruane encouraged early school leavers to return to education this week at an event aimed at increasing participation in adult learning.

# back-to-school - Monday 5 September, 2016

Car tip: Keep kids safe for the school run by using the right seat

Stay on the right side of the law and keep your precious cargo safe by using the correct restraint system.

# back-to-school - Friday 2 September, 2016

From The Daily Edge This Cork dad ROARING at his kids in the car about going back to school is the greatest Here We Go

This Cork dad ROARING at his kids in the car about going back to school is the greatest

BACK TO SCHOOL, BACK TO SCHOOL, BACK TO SCHOOOOOL…

# back-to-school - Wednesday 31 August, 2016

From The Daily Edge 12 essential facts of life for teachers in Ireland Back To School

12 essential facts of life for teachers in Ireland

Dreading the day your students find you on Facebook.

# back-to-school - Monday 29 August, 2016

Tunes to Take You to a Happy Place

The school run is back on and we’re going to get you there in a cheerful fashion.

This school in Monaghan has had a main road running through it for the past 27 years

Up until today, students at Castleblayney College crossed the former N2 an estimated 1100 times a day.

Nine new Educate Together schools opening this week only 'scratching the surface'

The schools will open in Cork, Dublin, Mayo and Wicklow.

# back-to-school - Thursday 25 August, 2016

From The Daily Edge This teen perfectly recreated a cringey childhood outfit for her school photo Back To School

# back-to-school - Friday 19 August, 2016

From The Daily Edge This photo perfectly encapsulates the first day back at school School Daze

This photo perfectly encapsulates the first day back at school

Oh yeah, we’ve been there.

# back-to-school - Thursday 11 August, 2016

From The Daily Edge A mam's celebratory back-to-school photos are going super viral on Facebook Back To School

# back-to-school - Wednesday 3 August, 2016

It now costs almost €800 to send a child to first year in secondary school

Barnardos is demanding action to help parents deal with back to school costs.

# back-to-school - Wednesday 13 July, 2016

Sending a child back to school costs over €1,000

Almost a third (31%) of parents find themselves in debt covering back to school costs.

# back-to-school - Monday 18 January, 2016

From The Daily Edge This mam received a deeply ironic letter from her son's school about his spelling Immediateley

# back-to-school - Monday 31 August, 2015

From The Daily Edge Evelyn Cusack ruined every Irish kid's Sunday evening last night Back To School

# back-to-school - Sunday 30 August, 2015

Poll: What are the best school days of your life? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: What are the best school days of your life?

Ah, to be starting it all over again.

'My four year old is ready to start school, but am I?'

Claire Micks writes about her memories of her first days of school and how she now feels about her daughter starting ‘Big School’.

# back-to-school - Thursday 27 August, 2015

From The Daily Edge 8 things all Irish kids secretly loved about going back to school Brown Paper

8 things all Irish kids secretly loved about going back to school

Fruit Pastilles pencil case on FLEEK.

# back-to-school - Monday 24 August, 2015

From The Daily Edge 9 back-to-school offers that should have never existed Condoms And Beer

9 back-to-school offers that should have never existed

Wine, wine, and more wine.

# back-to-school - Sunday 23 August, 2015

What to do if your child's hair gets infested with head lice

Sorry to bring it up, but…

# back-to-school - Wednesday 19 August, 2015

From The Daily Edge This reporter managed to break a kid's heart on his first day of school Where's Mam?

This reporter managed to break a kid's heart on his first day of school

Rule number one: Don’t say ANTHING about mam not being there for the day.

# back-to-school - Saturday 8 August, 2015

Just how expensive is this time of year for parents? It’s the week in numbers

Plus: How much beer is made in Ireland?

# back-to-school - Tuesday 4 August, 2015

"The price of sending kids back to school is ridiculous" - parents want school crests taken off uniforms

Sending children to school is getting more and more expensive.

# back-to-school - Friday 10 July, 2015

Poll: Should schools be forced to allow generic uniforms? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Should schools be forced to allow generic uniforms?

Many schools across the country only allow specialised uniforms from one particular shop. Should this be allowed?

# back-to-school - Wednesday 8 July, 2015

A lot of parents are struggling to afford back to school costs

Just a week after the school year ended, many parents will be fretting about the cost of books, supplies and uniforms,

# back-to-school - Saturday 7 February, 2015

Principals face high levels of bullying and even violence from pushy parents

Principals are almost twice as likely to face threats or actual violence than other working groups.

# back-to-school - Wednesday 3 December, 2014

From The Daily Edge Cork students quizzed on the street during teachers strike, fail miserably Back To School

# back-to-school - Sunday 26 October, 2014

From The42 Lawrie among four Irish golfers going back to school after losing Tour card Back To School

Lawrie among four Irish golfers going back to school after losing Tour card

The lottery of the European Tour’s Qualifying School awaits.

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