Sunday December 15, 2019

English language schools agree on improved standards for sector

Michael Brennan

Political Editor

2nd June, 2019
Grafton College in Dublin

English language schools have agreed new measures to improve standards in the sector after a series of high-profile collapses. There are fears that there may be an influx of rogue operators into the sector after Brexit, which will leave Ireland as the only English-speaking country in the EU.

Marketing English in Ireland got agreement for a new charter to provide better rights for teachers in the 66 language schools it represents, including assurances that their...

Subscribe from just €1 for the first month!

Exclusive offers:

All Digital Access + eReader



Unlimited Access for 1 Month

Then €19.99 a month after the offer period.

Get basic
*New subscribers only
You can cancel any time.



€149 For the 1st Year

Unlimited Access for 1 Year

You can cancel any time.




90 Day Pass

You can cancel any time.

Team Pass

Get a Business Account for you and your team

Related Stories

Critics claim that payouts in medical negligence cases are far higher in Ireland than in many other countries. While some believe this is necessary to take care of catastrophically injured patients, others say the current system, which pits patients against doctors, needs a radical rethink

Susan Mitchell | 18 hours ago

Patient advocates are unhappy with the latest report on the national cervical screening programme and want further reviews, but some medical experts say resources would be better used elsewhere

Susan Mitchell | 1 week ago

Britain’s so-called ‘election of a generation’ is as muddled and confused as the Brexit debate that preceded it. On the ground in a number of constituencies, it proves difficult to take the temperature of this strangest of political contests

Susan O'Keeffe | 1 week ago