Leaving Certs ‘need to know the score within the week’

 

A former Education Minister says it's imperative that a call is made on the Leaving Cert within the week.

The Government is remaining hopeful that the exams can go ahead this year.

Second-level teachers' union and student representatives are due to resume talks on alternative options to the Leaving Cert today.

Donegal Deputy Joe McHugh says it's positive that those talks are on-going but stressed that student's need urgent clarity: