Shared Education Policy and Legislation Consultation

“Sharing Works: A Policy for Shared Education” – proposals on the Department of Education’s Shared Education Policy and accompanying Shared Education Bill.

This document sets out the core components of the Department’s policy for Shared Education. It sets out the rationale, vision and objectives for Shared Education. It also explains what the policy proposals mean for those who support, govern, inspect, lead and work in educational establishments within the remit of the Department of Education (DE, or the Department). It contains a series of key actions that will be reviewed regularly, with progress reported to the Education Minister and published on the DE website.

The policy proposals and Shared Education Bill are available on the DE website.

A consultation questionnaire is available in both Irish and English.

The deadline for responses is Friday, 6 March 2015.

The Department is hosting three consultation events:

Further details are available here.


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