NABMSE represented special education at the meeting of the Primary Education Forum today(20th December)The Forum consists of representatives from all primary management bodies, IPPN and INTO.
Pictured above with the Minister for Education and Skills, Mr. Joe McHugh T.D. is the full attendance of the Forum including NABMSE representatives.
The Primary Education Forum was established in September 2018 and aims to support the planning and sequencing of change in the primary school sector and to exchange information on the intent and impacts of the actions in the Action Plan for Education, in order to look for synergies and opportunities for schools to streamline implementation and address workload issues.
The Minister announced measures yesterday to manage the impact of reform on the primary school sector and discussed these at the Forum meeting today.
The measures now being implemented relate to the new Primary Maths Curriculum and regulations associated with the Education (Admission to Schools) Act 2018.
To read more on the measures, please click here