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Donegal ETB Surveys Ballybofey/Stranorlar Pre-School Parents on Choice of School Patronage

Donegal Education and Training Board (Donegal ETB) welcomes the recent announcements by the Minister for Education and Skills Richard Bruton TD on the ‘Schools Reconfiguration for Diversity Process’. Donegal ETB, in its role as the local statutory education authority for Donegal, was charged by the Department of Education and Skills with the responsibility of identifying […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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Visit from Noorderpoort College, Holland

Donegal ETB staff were delighted to share our work with Dutch visitors from Noorderpoort College who were visiting Letterkenny Institute of Technology yesterday as part of an Erasmus+ project. In the morning, Dr Martin Gormley, Director of Schools discussed our post-primary schools with them while our Youthreach County Coordinator, Dr Sandra Buchanan explained the Youthreach programme to them. […]

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Donegal CYPSC

Donegal ETB is a member of the Donegal CYPSC (Children and Young People’s Services Committee). CYPSC’s are responsible for securing better outcomes for children and young people (0-24 years) in their area through more effective integration of existing services and intervention. We’ll be showcasing our services for young people at the CYPSC ‘Celebrating Achievements’ Event […]

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Changemakers Seminar

Changemakers invite you to our annual seminar on 28 April. It will be opened by Joe McHugh, T.D., hosted by RTE’s Eileen Magnier and the keynote speaker is Lillian Seenoi from North West Migrants. The theme of this year’s seminar is ‘One World, One People’, exploring migration in the current global context. Funded by Irish […]

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Donegal ETB Launch Career Traineeship in Digital Sales and Marketing

Are you interested in working in digital sales and marketing? If so Donegal ETB’s new Career Traineeship in Digital Marketing is for you. This full-time course offers a City and Guilds Level 3 diploma and industry specific qualifications and is aimed at learners entering the Digital Marketing sector, as well as those already working in […]