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21 Jul, 2020

Getting my Calculated Grades: A Guide for Students

Getting my Calculated Grades: A Guide for Students From Department of Education and Skills Published at: 20 July 2020 Last updated 20 July 2020   How to opt in to receive Calculated Grades for Leaving Certificate 2020 – key points: The Calculated Grades Student Portal reopens at 12pm on Monday 20 July on gov.ie/Leaving Certificate. Students have until 4pm […]

23 Oct, 2019

Fifty Key Messages – when your child or teenager won’t go to school

Sometimes young people refuse to attend school despite the best wishes of their parents. There are often underlying reasons behind the young person’s decision not to attend school and parents often feel powerless to help their child. If your child is refusing to attend school and you need support, contact us and an Educational Welfare Officer will […]

4 Sep, 2019

The Parent/Child relationship is key – learning at home

  Right from when they are born your children are learning. You can do a lot to help them learn and here are some great ideas from the Tusla Parenting24Seven website And here they are as PDFs Helping_your_young_child_with_maths Tipsheet_for_parents_literacy If you want to find out more about the key messages for you and your child […]

3 Sep, 2019

Employability Project for 16 – 18 year olds not currently in full time education

You Turn is an Employability Project for 16-18 year olds not currently in full time education / work. Including young people enrolled in school, but not attending school on a full time basis. – Starting mid-September, – Finishing Beginning of December, – Approx 12 weeks, – Meeting 1 day a week for 2 x hours. […]

17 Jan, 2019

Great new courses from Inishowen Development Partnership

Here are some of the new courses available from Inishowen Development Partnership January 2019 – IT Courses Food Safety HACCP CIEH L2 Feb 9th Allergen Workshop Jan 2019 START YOUR OWN BUSINESS COURSE -SYOB – Course Outline – SG- 5th 6th Feb 2019 For more information contact Denise McCool Community Development/Education Officer Inishowen Development Partnership […]

31 Jul, 2018

5 Entertaining and Educational Rainy-Day Activities for Kids

What do you do when bad weather has your family cooped up indoors? Don’t worry, there are plenty of ways to keep your kids entertained and educate them at the same time! The internet is full of handy resources, from children’s exercise videos to online music lessons, that can provide endless ideas for indoor fun. […]

24 May, 2018

Education and training options – your future, your choice

Are you wondering about options for training or further education for yourself or someone in your family? Here is a great new resource from Donegal Local Development Company that has lots of information and ideas to help you. Just click the link:- http://www.dldc.org/2018/05/15/your-future-your-choice/

20 Apr, 2018

Opportunities for young people who are not in formal education

Here is an interesting project from Donegal Youth Service for young people aged 14 – 25 who are not in formal education. Do you know someone who could benefit from this? Why not pass the word along. Just click the link to find out more:- http://donegalyouthservice.ie/youthscape-for-14-24-years-in-ballybofey-letterkenny/