Public meeting in Letterkenny to discuss new Junior Cycle

The parents of children in fifth class and below are being invited to an information meeting on the new Junior Cycle in Letterkenny tonight.

The meeting, being hosted by the Department of Education and the National Parents' Council, takes place in the Mount Errigal Hotel 7:00pm to 9:00pm tonight.

Minister Ruari Quinn says the Junior Cycle is being refornmed to better reflect the skills and knowledge that students need, and tonight'd session will allow parents ask any questions they may have.

Aine Lynch of the NPC has been outlining how the changes will be implemented....

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