Entries by NABMSE Admin

Governance Manual for Boards of Management 2019-2023 published

The four year term of office for the current boards of management of all primary schools will come to an end on 30 November 2019 and the changeover to new Boards will take place from 1 December 2019. The Department of Education and Skills circular 057/2019 (published on 24 September 2019) informs primary school authorities that […]

Revolutionising education through play – Conference in MIC October 5th 2019

Mary Immaculate College (MIC) will host this major international education conference exploring play and voice in education on 5 October 2019, at its Limerick Campus. Organised by a team from MIC, Queen’s University Belfast (QUB) and University College Cork (UCC), the event will focus on the potential for “play” and “voice” to revolutionise education settings […]

NABMSE meet Minister McHugh to discuss important issues for special education

On Tuesday 2nd July, the Chairperson and General Secretary of NABMSE met Mr. Joe McHugh, Minister for Education and Skills to discuss important issues for special education.  Among the issues discussed were: School insurance Provision of school nurses Bus Escort training Staffing issues for special education Posts of responsibility Subject teachers for special schools Financial […]

Important: Behaviour Support training in September 2019

IMPORTANT NOTICE – SAVE THE DATE NABMSE are organising Behaviour Support training in co-operation with IPPN and NAPD in three venues this September.   This training will address and offer practical solutions to the professional, legal and ethical issues in relation to supporting pupils/students who have behaviours of concern. The training will be provided by […]

Publication of New Circulars

There are two new Circulars issued today and available on the Department Of Education and Skills website at the links below. https://www.education.ie/en/Circulars-and-Forms/Circulars-and-Forms/

Energy in Education Stakeholder Communications for members Summer 2019

SEAI Energy Updates, May/June 2019   SEAI would like to thank the record number of schools that completed their energy monitoring and reporting (M&R) requirement for 2018.  The data will be used to track the public sector’s progress towards its 33% energy efficiency target for 2020 and will be included in the next Annual Report […]