Donegal TD to address natonal education policy conference

Donegal North East Deputy Charlie McConalogue will address a major Fianna Fail national conference on education policy this weekend.

Fianna Fáil members, TDs, Senators, Councillors and education experts from across the country will attend the event at in Salthill on Saturday.

The conference, entitled Developing a Policy Agenda, will focus on tackling mental health issues among children and young adults, developing quality early education and childcare,

The Fianna Fáil Spokesperson on Children, Charlie McConalogue said the issue of protecting small rural schools will also be high on the agenda:

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