Talks to resume on return of special education


Talks between teacher unions and the Department on the return of special education will resume later.

It's after the Department abandoned today's planned reopening, following objections from the INTO and Forsa on safety grounds.

Meanwhile disability advocacy groups are demanding a meeting with the Taoiseach to arrange a package of supports for affected children and their families.

Labour education spokesperson, Aodhan O'Riordain, says it's time for a fresh start: