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Smith, Brendan

Tuesday, 15 May 2012

Dáil Éireann Debate
Vol. 765 Nbr. 3


Comptroller and Auditor General (Amendment) Bill 2012: Second Stage (Resumed).

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Written Answers - Preschool Curriculum

Asked the Minister for Children and Youth Affairs: the steps she is taking to ensure that the Síolta Framework for Early Learning is implemented; and if she will make a statement on the matter. More Button

Written Answers - Disadvantaged Status

Asked the Minister for Education and Skills: if he will consider a review of schools concerning DEIS status and the mechanisms he has in place for schools to qualify for DEIS; and if he will make a statement on the matter. More Button

Written Answers - Vocational Education Committees

Asked the Minister for Education and Skills: when he intends to issue a circular to provide for by-elections for staff representatives to vocational education committees; and if he will make a statement on the matter. More Button

Written Answers - Education and Training Boards

Asked the Minister for Education and Skills: the provision he intends to make for learner/service user representation on the boards of the new education and training boards; and if he will make a statement on the matter. More Button

Written Answers - Third Level Courses

Asked the Minister for Education and Skills: if he will report on the implementation of the strategy on internationalisation of Irish education; if he is satisfied that sufficient progress is being made; and if he will make a statement on the...More Button

Written Answers - School Enrolments

Asked the Minister for Education and Skills: the number of pupils that are expected to need school places in junior infants in September 2012 in Ashbourne, County Meath. More Button

Asked the Minister for Education and Skills: the number of junior infants classes expected to be needed to accommodate junior infants in September 2012 in Ashbourne, County Meath. More Button

Asked the Minister for Education and Skills: if there will be enough places in the various ethos based multi-denominational and non-denominational schools to cater for the needs and requirements of parents in Ashbourne, County Meath, for pupi...More Button

Asked the Minister for Education and Skills: the reason research was carried out among parents of prospective pupils in Ashbourne, County Meath, to ascertain their preference with regard to the ethos of schools in the town. More Button

Asked the Minister for Education and Skills: the reason the projected school enrolment needs for Ashbourne, County Meath over the next ten years. More Button

Written Answers - School Curriculum

Asked the Minister for Education and Skills: his views on a report [388]by a person (details supplied) which criticised the subject matter of project maths and the inadequate training of teachers; and if he will ma...More Button

Asked the Minister for Education and Skills: his views on the recommendations from a recent report on project maths from a college (details supplied); which, if any, of these recommendations he will implement; and if he will make a statement ...More Button

Written Answers - Teaching Qualifications

Asked the Minister for Education and Skills: the engagement he has had or intends to have with teachers in relation to the progress of project maths; if teachers are satisfied with the content of the course and that their professional develop...More Button

Written Answers - Health Services

Asked the Minister for Health: the position regarding assigning a general practitioner to a person (details supplied) in Dublin 3. More Button