18 Oct

Education Authority publishes draft plan for school provision

The draft area plan for education in Northern Ireland has been published and opened for consultation. The Education Authority (EA) is inviting the public to have a say on the new proposals which are contained in its ‘Providing Pathways’ document. This replaces the previous area plans drawn up under the last Assembly mandate. (more…)

Read More
17 Oct

Carson Awards open for entries

Get creative!  It’s time schools and pupils were preparing for the 2016-17 round of Carson Awards.  The Carson Awards scheme encourages, supports and rewards talent in all branches of the arts in integrated schools around Northern Ireland.  The scheme is run in memory of legendary comedian and IEF supporter, the late Frank Carson.  It’s organised by the IEF and supported by Frank’s family.  (more…)

Read More
29 Sep

Cliftonville IPS chosen for celebration of diversity

Cliftonville Integrated Primary School welcomed some special guests on Tuesday (27 September), to celebrate European Day of Languages (EDL).   Baroness May Blood, Campaign Chair of the IEF, joined other visitors including representatives from Queen’s University Centre for Information on Language Teaching (NICILT), the Department of Education, Department of Communities and the British Council. (more…)

Read More
26 Sep

Frank Carson’s legacy continues to support a cause close to his heart

Talented young artists and performers from around Northern Ireland gathered to celebrate their work at a special showcase event on Thursday (22 September) which demonstrated the late and legendary Frank Carson’s continuing legacy. The comedian’s family sponsors the annual Carson Awards programme, run by the Integrated Education Fund (IEF), which supports and rewards creative work in integrated schools. (more…)

Read More

Page 1 of 6412345102030»