Second level teachers to protest next week as Junior Cycle reform row continues

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Hundreds of Donegal teachers are to take part in a lunchtime protest next Thursday in opposition to proposals for Junior Cycle Reform.

Teachers maintain the changes will will undermine standards, equity and fairness.

The protest is being organised by second-level teacher unions the ASTI and the TUI.

Neill Curran is the Donegal representative for the ASTI - He says more strike action next term seems likely, particularly as parents are being supportive of the teachers' action......