01
JUN
2018

On your behalf (May 2018)

NPC has been working on your behalf making submissions, attending meetings, ensuring the voices of parents of primary school children are being heard

NPC made representation at the following:

  • Joint Oireachtas Committee Meeting on the Review of Relationships and Sexuality Education (RSE)
  • The National Council for Curriculum and Assessment (NCCA)
  • The Teaching Council
  • Office for Internet Safety (Department of Justice)

Also on your behalf NPC attended:

  • HSE Crisis Pregnancy Story Book Launch
  • A meeting of the Partnership Schools Ireland initiative
  • A seminar on Children’s Transition to Primary Education: Insights from the Growing up in Ireland Study
  • The Children's Rights Alliance - Investing in Every Child: Panel Discussion on the forthcoming National Early Years Strategy 
  • A Department of Education and Skills consultation on Social Inclusion

A delegation from the Danish Parents Council 'Skole og Forældre' visited Dublin and NPC to find out more about NPC and they also visited two Dublin primary schools