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An Chomhairle Náisiúnta Curaclaim agus Measúnachta
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Draft Primary Language Curriculum

Draft Primary Language Curriculum - Curaclam Teanga na Bunscoile - Stages 3 and 4

The draft Primary Language Curriculum - Curaclam Teanga na Bunscoile for stages 3 (third and fourth classes)
and stage 4 (fifth and sixth classes) is now available for consultation.

Download the draft Primary Language Curriculum.

The consultation will run to until Friday, 20th April 2018 and includes a number of ways in which you can have your say.

You can have your say

> by filling in our online questionnaire

> sending us a written submission to

> you can also attend one of our consultation seminars in the following venues:

  • March 12th, Midlands Hotel, Portlaoise
  • March 13th, Silver Springs Hotel, Cork
  • March 20th, The Harbour Hotel, Galway

To apply to attend please register your interest by e-mailing your details (name, role and school) to by 3pm on March 9th 2018. Places are open to primary school teachers and principals (maximum of one per school). Seminars will run from 10:30am - 3pm and substitution cover will be provided for attendees.

We are also working with a diverse range of schools, teachers and principals who are trying out aspects of the curriculum and sharing their feedback.

Watch this space for further consultation activity.