Threat to History in Schools

Threat To School History H.T.A.I. is very concerned that proposals outlined in the Framework Document, published by the Minister for Education and Skills, will result in the removal of History from the core of subjects for the Junior Cert., where it has been for the vast majority of students since the foundation of the state. Latest […]

History and the Junior Cert

 History and the Junior Cert President Michael D Higgins expresses ‘deep and profound concern that history will no longer be a core subject at Junior Certificate level’. (30/04/18) ‘Higgins is right that history should be compulsory for Junior Cert’ (5/05/18) –Diarmaid Ferriter ‘The past isn’t the past, it’s not even over: We can’t discard Junior […]