What do you say when English is not enough?
Ireland will be exposed to Brexit because of our physical distance from the continent – but a bigger problem is our linguistic distance from our friends in Europe
A few years after I stepped down from the board of An Post, I was asked to chair the working group which had been established to oversee the implementation of the Leaving Cert Applied. The exam is a two-year Leaving Certificate available to students who wish to follow a programme with a strong practical and vocational emphasis.
Though the numbers of people availing of the Leaving Cert Applied remains low, it provides an opportunity for...
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