School bodies raise concerns over special needs supports

Five organisations have called for increased resources.

They have expressed serious concern at the low level of teaching support that will be offered to children with special education needs in the coming academic year.  The National Association of Boards of Management in Special Education, and the Muslim Primary Education Board have joined with Educate Together and An Foras Pátrúnachta to issue a joint statement on the issue to Minister for Education Norma Foley to outline their concerns. View Press Release