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NEWS & EVENTS

EVENTS

TIPP FM HEALTH & WELLBEING EXPO IN CLONMEL! 

IRISH SIGN LANGUAGE COURSE – BEGINNERS 1: STARTING FEBRUARY 2018

INTENSIVE EASTER REVISION COURSES 26TH MARCH-7TH APRIL 2018

FOREIGN LANGUAGE CLASSES FOR ADULTS STARTING 22ND JAN 2018

STANDARD ENGLISH COURSE + IELTS EXAM PREP. – NEXT CLASS STARTING FEB 2018

CAREER GUIDANCE & EDUCATIONAL PLANNING WORKSHOP starting Jan 3rd – 5TH, 2018 : 6th year students only

LANGUAGE CLASSES FOR KIDS – NEW CLASSES STARTING 22TH JANUARY 2018!

 

NEWS & ARTICLES

SPAIN URGED TO BAN CHILDREN FROM BULLFIGHTS

TIPPERARY TO BENEFIT IN IRELAND 2040 PLAN, SAYS AHEARN 

DROP IN NUMBER OF CAO APPLICATIONS

PROJECT IRELAND 2040: THE KEY POINTS YOU NEED TO KNOW

OOH LÀ LÀ! ARE THESE THE QUIRKIEST PLACES TO STAY IN PARIS? 

FORGET PARIS, DUBLIN IS THE CITY OF LOVE! DID YOU KNOW, ST. VALENTINE WAS LAID TO REST IN DUBLIN!  

THE 19 CHEAPEST PLACES FOR A EUROPEAN BEACH HOLIDAY 

PREPARING STUDENTS FOR A CHANGING WORLD WITH FOREIGN LANGUAGE SKILLS 

FROM WELSH TO MAORI, STUDY OF LANGUAGES SHOWS THERE ARE 14 KINDS OF LOVE 

HOW TO SAY HAPPY VALENTINE’S DAY IN 23 DIFFERENT LANGUAGES 

TIPS TO HELP CHILDREN DEAL WITH EXAM PRESSURE

THE TOP 12 CARNIVALS IN SPAIN!

BREXIT READY: HOW THE EDUCATION SECTOR IS PREPARING ALREADY

MAKING OUR EDUCATION AND TRAINING SYSTEM THE BEST IN EUROPE 

PARENTS OUTRAGED AT LIMITS ON EDUCATE TOGETHER ENROLMENTS

WHY SPAIN IS LIVING IN FEARV OF LOSING ITS SIESTA

FROM PIEROGI TO PICKLES: LEARNING TO LOVE CUISINE

TOURISM IRELAND TARGETS 20% GROWTH IN GERMAN VISITORS BY 2021

TAOISEACH USES HIGH SOCIETY BALL TV INTERVIEW TO TRY OUT HIS GERMAN SKILLS

SCIENCE, MATHS AND LANGUAGES: THE PLAN TO MAKE IRELAND’S EDUCATION THE BEST IN EUROPE

DONNACHA RYAN’S EARLY STRUGGLES WITH FRENCH IS EVERY LEAVING CERT’S NIGHTMARE

CALL FOR LEAVING CERT ORAL EXAMS TO BE CONDUCTED DURING EASTER BREAK 

CULTURE CALLING: THE BEST MUSEUMS AND ART GALLERIES IN PARIS

WHERE DO IRELAND’S FAVOURITE WINES COME FROM?

DEAF MUM SUES LITTLE MIX PROMOTER FOR NOT PROVIDING SIGN LANGUAGE AT CONCERT  

STUDENTS TO LEARN MORE FOREIGN LANGUAGES UNDER POST-BREXIT PLAN

EASTER REVISION: IT’S TIME TO REVISE YOUR EXAM PLANS

IF YOUR KIDS NEED REVISION HELP, NOW IS THE TIME TO BOOK

HOW TO REVISE: THE ULTIMATE UNIVERSITY EXAM GUIDE

STUDYING LAW IS ABOUT MUCH MORE THAN BECOMING A LAWYER, MALCOLM TURNBULL

BODY CLOCK: LANGUAGE AND STUDY SKILLS

4 WAYS TO IMPROVE YOUR CHILDS STUDY TIME AT HOME

CAO COUNTDOWN: ALTERNATIVE CAREER ROUTES FOR SCHOOL LEAVERS

HEART-WARMING MOMENT BRIDE SIGNS HER WEDDING SONG TO HER DEAF HUSBAND 

PINK HAS SIGN LANGUAGE INTERPRETER JOIN HER ONSTAGE FOR ‘WILD HEARTS’ GRAMMYS 

NETFLIX TO BEGIN SHOOTING IT’S FIRST POLISH ORIGINAL SERIES IN FEBRUARY 

SCHEMING PARIS TO GIVE FRENCH LANGUAGE LESSONS TO LONDON BANKERS IN BREXIT PLOT 

THE GERMAN WORDS I WANT TO USE, BUT JUST DON’T DARE 

12 ESSENTIAL SPANISH-LANGUAGE FEMALE AUTHORS

MEET THE SPANISH-LANGUAGE COACHES WHO HELPED BEYONCE, JUSTIN BIEBER & MORE SING LIKE A NATIVE

ONLY BY SPEAKING EUROPEAN LANGUAGES WILL BRITAIN REBUILD THE BRIDGES BURNED BY BREXIT 

All SIGNS ARE GOOD FOR CORK’S DEAF COMMUNITY

HOW YOUNG IS TOO YPOUNG TO START LEARNING ANOTHER LANGUAGE?

FIVE SECONDARY SCHOOLS IN IRELAND HAVE SENT 100% OF STUDENTS TO THIRD-LEVEL EDUCATION SINCE 2009 

BRITISH COUNCIL LAUNCHES IELTS PREPARATION APP

LEAVING CERT. EXAMS IN EASTERN EUROPEAN LANGUAGES ON THE RISE

THE ISSUES SET TO DOMINATE IRISH EDUCATION IN 2018 

FIRST DATES IRELAND IS GOING TO AIR THE SHOW’S FIRST EVER SIGN LANGUAGE DATE!

FIRST DATES TO FEATURE COUPLE USING IRISH SIGN LANGUAGE IN IRISH TV FIRST!

NUMBER OF STUDENTS TAKING MORE THAN ONE FOREIGN LANGUAGE IS ON THE RISE! 

WHERE HAVE ALL OF IRELAND’S TEACHERS GONE?

HOW OTHER COUNTRIES DO IT: INTERNATIONAL EQUIVALENTS TO THE LEAVING CERT.

IRISH SIGN LANGUAGE IS HANDED OFFICIAL STSTUS AT LAST!

SIGN OFF: IS OUR EDUCATION SYSTEM DEAF TO THE NEEDS OF VULNERABLE YOUNG PUPILS? 

SKILLS GAP: WHERE ARE THE BEST OPPORTUNITIES FOR GRADUATES?

A MEDICAL DEGREE ABROAD MIGHT BE JUST WHAT THE DOCTOR ORDERED 

ADULTS ENCOURAGED TO GET BACK INTO EDUCATION AS DEADLINE FOR CAO APPLICATION FEE APPROACHES

MINISTER ANNOUNCES REVIEW OF CAREER GUIDANCE SYSTEM

EMPLOYMENT RATES FOR GRADUATES RETURN TO BOOM-TIME LEVELS 

SUBJECT QUOTAS FOR THIRD LEVEL COURSES PROPOSED BY BRUTON 

IRELAND MUST INVEST IN HIGHER EDUCATION TO BENEFIT FROM BREXIT! 

MONET PAINTING SELLS FOR RECORD $81.4 MILLION AT CHRISTIE’S!

10 REVOLUTIONARY ART MOVEMENTS THAT HAVE SHAPED OUR VISUAL HISTORY 

WHY LEARN GERMAN? 10 GOOD REASONS TO LEARN GERMAN

WHY WINTER IS THE PERFECT TIME TO VISIT BAVARIA! 

LÜBECK AND  TRAVEMÜNDE GUIDE: A BALTIC BEAUTY

IS IT TIME TO MARKET TO GERMAN GOLFERS?

WHY BERLIN REMAINS THE BITCOIN CAPITAL OF EUROPE IN 2018 

EXPERTS PREDICT “STRONG YEAR” FOR GERMAN HOLIDAY MARKET

DENMARK EYES AMBITIOUS CULTURE STAKE WITH GERMANY

GERMAN CULTURE: FACTS, CUSTOMS AND TRADITIONS

HOW SAUSSAGE FLAVOURS THE GERMAN LANGUAGE

REVEALED: THE HIGHEST PAID LANGUAGES IN FINANCE! 

THE HISTORY OF TAPAS TELLS THE STORY OF SPAIN 

THE 7 BEST SPANISH DICTIONARIES FOR KIDS & ADULTS TO EASILY CRACK THE LANGUAGE!

TEN REALLY GREAT REASONS TO TAKE A GAP YEAR IN SPAIN 

5 OF THE BEST COUNTRIES TO VISIT FOR WINE LOVERS 

THE CULTURE OF WINE IN FRANCE

A HEADY MIX OF FOOD FLAVOURS, WINE AND CULTURE

10 OF THE BEST NEW CYCLING HOLIDAYS IN EUROPE

TODAY I DISCOVERED THAT THERE ARE MORE THAN 300 SIGN LANGUAGES IN THE WORLD 

LONDON NEEDS SIGN LANGUAGE INTERPRETERS, STAT, ADVOCATES SAY

‘DESPACITO’ EFFECT: BEHIND THIS YEAR’S LATIN MUSIC REVOLUTION

THIS WEEK, A MOSTLY SPANISH SONG IS IN THE TOP 10 FOR THE FIRST TIME SINCE THE  ‘MACARENA’ (MAY, 2017)

YOU ARE NOT YOUR LANGUAGE. LINGUISTIC SNOBBERY BLOCKS LANGUAGE LEARNING!

MOST IRISH UNIVERSITY GRADUATES ARE EMPLOYED IN DUBLIN AND CORK 

HOW TO HELP YOUR CHILD DEAL WITH BULLYING

CÉAD MÍLE FÁILTE? RETURNING IRISH FACE COLLEGE FEES OF UP TO €22,000 A YEAR!

CAO COUNTDOWN: WILL I GET A GRANT TO CUT MY EDUCATION COSTS?

LEAVING CERT 2017: HOW THE NEW GRADING SYSTEM WORKS

LEAVING & JUNIOR CERT.: 6 THINGS YOU NEED TO KNOW

MIXED RESPONSE TO REVISED JUNIOR CERTIFICATE ENGLISH PAPER 

POLISH GOVERNMENT WANT POLISH LANGUAGE TAUGHT IN IRISH SCHOOLS

MILLIONS OF POLES LIVING ABROAD ARE ” THE BIGGEST ASSET OF POLISH FOREIGN POLICY”, THE PRESIDENT HAS SAID 

STUDY TIPS FOR DUNDALK STUDENTS SITTING THE PRE- LEAVING CERT AND PRE-JUNIOR CERT

5 TIPS TO LEARNING A NEW LANGUAGE

IS FRENCH, THE WORLD’S NEW LINGUA FRANCA?

WHY FRENCH IS IMPORTANT: 12 FACTS YOU SHOULD KNOW

IRISH PASSPORT ‘ONE OF THE MOST VALUABLE IN THE WORLD’ 

GERMAN BOSSES SAY BREXIT MAY HAVE SILVER LINING FOR IRELAND

IRELAND SEEKS FIVE-FOLD RISE IN STUDENTS STUDYING LANGUAGES

PLAN FOR MORE SCHOOL PUPILS TO STUDY FOREIGN LANGUAGES

WHY WE SHOULD LEARN GERMAN

THE ROYAL FAMILY AND FOREIGN LANGUAGES – IN 60 SECONDS 

STUDY: BRAIN MRI PREDICTS HOW WELL DEAF CHILDREN LEARN LANGUAGE

DECLAN KIBERD BRIDGES THE GAP BETWEEN IRELAND’S OFFICIAL LANGUAGES

‘IT WAS ONE SMALL STEP FOR MANKIND, A HUGE STEP FOR THE DEAF COMMUNITY’

ULSTER BANK ‘SIGNS ON’ WITH NEW SERVICE FOR DEAF CUSTOMERS

ONE IN FIVE BRITONS PLANNING ON LEARNING NEW LANGUAGE IN NEW YEAR

PRINCE GEORGE IS LEARNING TO SPEAK ANOTHER LANGUAGE, & HERE’S WHY THAT’S SO IMPORTANT

SPANISH TOPS LANGUAGES TO LEARN IN 2018, SAYS BRITISH COUNCIL

LEARNING A SECOND LANGUAGE AT ANY AGE MAY SLOW THE BRAIN’S DECLINE

LEARN A SECOND LANGUAGE TO SLOW AGEING BRAIN’S DECLINE

A STEP-BY-STEP GUIDE TO APPLYING FOR COLLEGE THIS YEAR

CAO APPLICATIONS TIMETABLE 2018 FOR LEAVING CERTS HEADING TO THIRD LEVEL

KEY DATES FOR YOUR CAO APPLICATIONS

ENGLISH WILL NOT BE AN OFFICIAL EU LANGUAGE AFTER BREXIT, SAYS SENIOR MEP

WHICH LANGUAGE WOULD EASE OUR WAY IN THE POST-BREXIT WORLD? 

THE SURPRISING EFFECTS BREXIT WILL HAVE ON THE ENGLISH LANGUAGE

TEACHER SHORTAGES RISK DAMAGING EDUCATION, SCHOOL MANAGERS SAY

LEGISLATION TO OFFICIALLY RECOGNISE IRISH SIGN LANGUAGE SET TO PASS THROUGH DÁIL TODAY

IRISH AND FOREIGN LANGUAGES TO BE COMPULSORY IN SCHOOLS 

ENGLISH MANAGERS ENCOURAGED TO LEARN SECOND LANGUAGE TO BOOST JOB PROSPECTS 

HOLD YOUR TONGUE: IS A EURPEAN LAGUAGE A THIRD-LEVEL REQUIREMENT?

DITCHING A LANGUAGE WILL RESTRICT COLLEGE CHOICE

CRACKDOWN OVER FOREIGN DOCTORS’ LIMITED ENGLISH

MIGRANTS NEED MORE HELP WITH ENGLISH

DOCTORS WITH POOR ENGLISH TO BE BANNED WITHIN MONTHS

POLISH ‘SHOULD BE TAUGHT IN BRITISH SCHOOLS’

OUR KIDS SPEAK POLISH LIKE A FOREIGN PERSON’:INSIDE BRITAIN’S THRIVING SCHOOLS FOR POLES

GOVERNMENT PLAN TO PROMOTE BROADER LANGUAGE EDUCATION

HOLD YOUR TONGUE:IS A FOREIGN LANGUAGE A THIRD-LEVEL REQUIREMENT?

DITCHING A LANGUAGE WILL RESTRICT COLLEGE CHOICES

IRISH AND FOREIGN LANGUAGES TO BE COMPULSORY IN SCHOOLS

ENGLISH MANAGERS ENCOURAGED TO LEARN SECOND LANGUAGE TO BOOST JOB PROSPECTS

SHOULD POLISH BE TAUGHT IN IRISH SCHOOLS? OF COURSE!

MINISTER BRUTON TO PRIORITISE TEACHING OF FOREIGN LANGUAGES

ARE THERE REALLY MORE POLISH SPEAKERS THAN IRISH SPEAKERS IN NORTHERN IRELAND?

POLISH GOVERNMENT WANT POLISH LANGUAGE TAUGHT IN IRISH SCHOOLS

FF BILL WILL GIVE RECOGNITION TO ISL

SIGN LANGUAGE BILL WILL BE TRANSFORMATIVE FOR MEMBERS OF THE IRISH DEAF COMMUNITY

SHOW OF HANDS TO SHOW AWARENESS OF SIGN LANGUAGE

DEAF COMMUNITY ROAR FOR RECOGNITION OF IRISH SIGN LANGUAGE

CALL FOR SCHOOL SIGN LANGUAGE LESSONS

LACK OF LANGUAGE SKILLS HURTS OUR EMPLOYMENT CHANCES

TIME TO BREAK THROUGH THE LANGUAGE BARRIER

TIME TO LEARN A NEW LANGUAGE

HOW LEARNING A NEW LANGUAGE AFFECTS YOUR BRAIN

STUDYING LANGUAGES CAN HELP IN FIGHT AGAINST ALZHEIMER’S

CHILDREN ‘WILL BEGIN LEARNING FOREIGN LANGUAGE AT AGE THREE’ – FF PROPOSAL

WHY LANGUAGES CAN BE PURE GOLD WHEN IT COMES TO GETTING A JOB

GRADUATES ‘MUST LEARN LANGUAGES TO COMPETE’

EASTER REVISION COURSES: A GOOD INVESTMENT?

ARE GRINDS A WASTE OF TIME?

EASTER REVISION COURSES CAN PAY DIVIDENDS

HOW TO HELP YOUR CHILD NAVIGATE A ROUTE TO CAREER SUCCESS

WHY STUDENTS MAKE WRONG CAREER CHOICES

CLONMEL TUITION ACADEMY OPENS ITS DOORS, Sept. 2017