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Deadline approaching for RDS Primary Science Fair applications

The RDS Primary Science Fair, the biggest science fair on the island of Ireland, is doubling capacity in Belfast in ...
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Design competition gives NI students a chance to BOOST their ...

Budding young designers from Northern Ireland are being given the opportunity to have their work featured on one of the ...
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Schools’ financial position ‘unfair’, says CSSC

The Controlled Schools’ Support Council (CSSC) has described the financial situation faced by many schools as unfair, given the cuts ...
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NI schools invited to participate in nationwide online safety survey

To mark Safer Internet Day on 6 February 2018, the NSPCC and the London Grid for Learning (LGfL DigiSafe) is ...
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Controlled schools to benefit from €140,000 maths project

The Controlled Schools’ Support Council (CSSC) has been awarded over €140,000 to lead a project which focuses on teaching problem-solving ...
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Success for NI students at 54th BT Young Scientist & ...

The winner of the 54th BT Young Scientist & Technology Exhibition (BTYSTE) has been announced. Simon Meehan, aged 15, a ...
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NI Science Festival launches out of this world programme for ...

An acclaimed astronaut, an esteemed wildlife cameraman, two celebrated bakers and a prehistoric feast with a renowned Professor top the ...
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Schools at rock bottom amidst financial crisis, CSSC reveals

The impact of the increasing financial pressures controlled schools are facing has been highlighted by the Controlled Schools’ Support Council ...
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New Campus Manager appointed at NWRC Limavady

North West Regional College (NWRC) has appointed a new manager at its Limavady Campus. Luke McCloskey, a father of three, ...
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NWRC launches North West’s first ever Welding Academy

A new welding academy has been launched by North West Regional College (NWRC) to tackle the chronic shortage of skilled ...