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Welcome to NABMSE

Welcome to the website of the National Association of Boards of Management in Special Education (NABMSE) – the management voice of Special Education in Ireland.

NABMSE is a representative and networking association which seeks to support Boards of Management of schools providing education for children with special needs in Ireland and is a recognised partner in the education process.

NABMSE has over 200 members from Special and Mainstream schools. An Executive Committee is elected by the members at its Annual General Meeting, normally held in October. It is responsible for the running of the organisation.

NABMSE liaises with the Department of Education and Skills and other government departments and agencies with responsibility for SEN Students such as the NCSE, NCCA, SESS and others. The association has nominees on the NCCA, NCSE, NCSE Consultative Forum and Teaching Council School Placement Working group among others.

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Latest News

Release Time for Principal Teachers in Primary Schools

The number of days has increased from 15, 20 or 25 to 17, 23,…

Parental Information Booklet - New Resource Allocation Model

Please see attached links to both the Parental Information Booklet…

New frontloaded model for allocating supports to be developed

Minister Bruton welcomes Special Needs Assistants Scheme review The…

Parental Information Booklet - New Resource Allocation Model

Please see attached links to both the Parental Information Booklet…

New frontloaded model for allocating supports to be developed

Minister Bruton welcomes Special Needs Assistants Scheme review The…

SNA and Teacher Allocations for Special Schools posted on NCSE website

The NCSE have just published the Teacher and SNA allocations…

GDPR for Schools - New Website

NABMSE is pleased to announce that the interactive resource on…