CLOSING OF SCHOOLS MUST STOP

PRESS STATEMENT The National Student Executive (NSE) of the Irish Second-Level Students’ Union (ISSU) regretfully confirms again that second-level schools will be closed today (January 22nd) due to industrial action by the ASTI and TUI. This is the second day of...

Vote at 16

PRESS STATEMENT The National Student Executive of the Irish Second-Level Students’ Union (ISSU) regrets the decision that has been made to disregard holding a referendum for the lowering of our voting age. Despite previous recommendations from the constitutional...

Students Locked Out

PRESS STATEMENT The National Student Executive of the Irish Second-Level Students’ Union (ISSU) regretfully confirms that second-level schools will close tomorrow (December 2nd) due to industrial action by the ASTI and TUI. The ISSU is very supportive of the proposed...

STUDENTS SCAPEGOATED… again

Press Statement ISSU speaks out in opposition to using students as pawns in industrial dispute Teachers are often too slow to embrace significant change, and on this occasion they have brought reasonable talks to a deadlock due to a failure to adapt. Teachers correct...