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Conferences / Events

This section provides access to information on recent conferences, forums and events related to education. There may be an opportunity to:

  • Register for a conference
  • Submit views and see material related to that conference
  • Complete a survey or to submit your views on a particular subject.

Recent events are shown in the table below:

ParticipantsSurvey/ EventDescriptionDate
SchoolsIreland 2016Events for Ireland 20162015/2016
PublicAdvancing School Autonomy in IrelandConsultation on increasing the say of schools, parents and communities in the running of schools. 29/01/2016
StakeholdersEarly Years Education ForumEarly Years Education Forum - Transforming Vision into Future Practice15/12/2015
Education PartnersConsultation on Revised Inspection GuidesConsultation process with the education partners on a suite of guides to inspection18/12/2015
PublicGaeltacht Education ProposalsCivil Service Open Policy Debate on Gaeltacht EducationFrom 04/11/2015
PublicEducation for Sustainable DevelopmentInaugural Forum on Education for Sustainable Development03/11/2015
PublicNational Skills StrategyPublic Consultation: Development of a new National Skills Strategy to 2025From 04/11/2015
PublicGuidance Counselling ConsultationSubmission on background paper Recognition of Initial Education Programmes in Guidance Counselling04/11//2015
TeachersPost Evaluation SurveyOn-line survey to find the views of teachers and principals on the whole-school evaluation (WSE) or whole-school evaluation, management, leadership and learning (WSE-MLL) processOngoing
Education PartnersEnterprise in EducationEntrepreneurship in Education forum of Education Partners10/09/2015
Relevant stakeholders, Government Departments, representatives from industry and the PressAn Alternative Approach to Educational Reform and ImprovementOpen Policy Debate.
25/06/2015
VariousNational Assessments of English Reading and MathematicsPerformance Report Launch12/01/2015
SchoolsSchools Self Evaluation SurveyOn-line survey to learn more about how the school self-evaluation process is progressing in schools10/09/2014
PublicDraft General Scheme of an Education (Admission to Schools) Bill 2013The Joint Oireachtas Committee on Education and Social Protection is now inviting written submissions from interested individuals or groups in relation to the Draft General Scheme of an Education (Admission to Schools) Bill 2013.31/10/2013
PublicPublic Consultation: Review of the International Education StrategyPublic consultation process as part of a review of Investing in Global Relationships: Ireland's International Education Strategy11/10/2013
VariousIrish Presidency of the EUA series of meetings and conferences to address European co-operation on a range of issues30/01/2013 - 14/06/2013
VariousLiteracy and NumeracyStrategy to improve literacy and numeracy skillsOngoing