News from December 2016

15 Dec 2016
This report is part of a series of case studies and action-learning projects that describe a range of literacy and numeracy practices and programmes across Ireland.  This research takes place in the policy context of the Further Education and Training Strategy (FET) 2014-2019. The FET Strategy,...
6 Dec 2016
The Minister for Education and Skills, Richard Bruton TD, today (Tuesday 6th December) welcomed the latest OECD PISA (Programme for International Student Assessment) results which show that in 2015, Ireland’s 15-year-olds are among the best in OECD countries in reading and are performing...
1 Dec 2016
NALA is recruiting a Technology-Enhanced Learning (TEL) Officer
The National Adult Literacy Agency (NALA) is recruiting a Technology-Enhanced Learning (TEL) Officer. The TEL Officer will play an important role in supporting NALA to lead innovation in the teaching and learning of adult literacy, numeracy and basic digital skills. This is a key objective in NALA’...