Some second-level teachers will have to teach students without any books from September, according to the Teachers’ Union of Ireland (TUI).
The union’s general secretary, Peter McMenamin, said that, because of the scrapping of the book grant in last October’s budget, some teachers had been told by their board of managements to prepare for classes with no books.
‘‘Without the grant, some children will now not be able to afford...
Subscribe from just €1 for the first month!
All Digital Access + eReader
Unlimited Access for 1 Month
Then €19.99 a month after the offer period.
€149 For the 1st Year
Unlimited Access for 1 Year
90 Day Pass
Unlimited Access for 2 Years
Get a Business Account for you and your team