Coláiste Ailigh

Donegal ETB School Wins Global Architecture Award

Our school, Coláiste Ailigh, has won a Medal for New Buildings at the 2017 UIA Friendly & Inclusive Spaces Awards. The International Union of Architects (UIA) is the overarching global professional body for architecture. Administrated by the Royal Institute of the Architects of Ireland, the awards recognise and promote inspiring examples of inclusive design – […]

Errigal College, Events, Latest News

Polish Ambassador visits Errigal College

We were delighted to welcome the Ambassador of the Republic of Poland, Mr Ryszard Sarkowicz to our Letterkenny school Errigal College Letterkenny​ last Friday to meet with our Chief Executive Anne McHugh. The meeting was coordinated by Errigal College teacher, Robert Fabisiak, and was chaired by the Principal, Charlie Cannon. The Ambassador, Mr Ryszard Sarkowicz, […]

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Further Global Success for Former ETB Learner

We are absolutely delighted to announce that our former learner Joanne McKenna, who earlier this year was one of 87 people globally to receive a 2015-2016 City and Guilds Medal for Excellence, has achieved further recognition by receiving a coveted City and Guilds Lion Award trophy in London this week. The Lion Awards event, City […]

Deele College, Events, Latest News

ICT within Physical Education

Liz Gordon, a PE teacher in our Raphoe school Deele College, attended a Professional Development Service for Teachers (PDST) in ICT workshop in the Donegal Education Centre in December 2016. This involved representatives from a number of post-primary schools from Donegal coming together to collaborate and share all things ICT in education. Following this initial […]

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Chief Executive Anne McHugh speaks at the Seanad Special Committee

Our Chief Executive Anne McHugh spoke at the Seanad Special Committee on the Withdrawal of the United Kingdom from the European Union (Brexit) during the week on behalf of Education and Training Boards Ireland (ETBI). The Committee, set up in February 2017, will consider the implications for Ireland of the withdrawal with particular reference to […]

Administrative Office

Donegal ETB Hosts Top Education Leaders

Some of the leading figures in education and training from across Ireland attended a two day conference in Gartan Outdoor Education and Training Centre from 30-31 May. Donegal Education and Training Board (ETB) hosted the gathering of 70 Executives from ETBs throughout the country, and from the headquarters of ETB Ireland in Naas. Those attending […]

Administrative Office

Tender for Research

Donegal Community Education Forum is inviting suitable applicants to tender to conduct qualitative research to explore the current nature of Community Education in Donegal and evaluate its capacity to deliver as a transformative educational process. A budget of no more than €5,000 is available, including per diem costs, travel and subsistence, VAT and all incidental […]