Education Minister Peter Weir has made a statement to the Assembly to outline his priorities for Area Planning. The speech coincided with the publication on Monday (17 October) of the Education Authority’s draft Area Plan for 2017-2020 which covers primary, post-primary and special education. (more…)Read More
Schools around Northern Ireland are being urged to take up an offer of funding to support their shared education activities.
Education Minister Peter Weir has announced that he has extended the deadline to access the £25million for the Delivering Social Change Shared Education Signature Project.
The Programme has been extended to June 2019 and is designed to further embed shared education practices in schools that have already engaged in shared education. The scheme enables existing partnerships to continue and develop but also offers the chance to include additional partners or establish new relationships. (more…)Read More