National Síolta Aistear Initiative, Aistear & Play CPD

Please see the following announcement from PIP National Síolta Aistear Initiative, Aistear & Play CPD (through Better Start National Early Years Quality Development) The National Síolta Aistear Initiative is a collaboration between the Department of Children & Youth Affairs, the Department of Education and Skills, Better Start National Early Years Quality Development and the National Council for Curriculum and Assessment. The…

Minister Zappone Welcomes Commencement of School Age Childcare Regulations

Please see the following announcement from DCYA Minister Zappone Welcomes Commencement of School Age Childcare Regulations  Regulations requiring the registration of school-age childcare services came into effect today, 18th February 2019. Childcare services for school-age children must now register with Tusla, the Child and Family Agency. School-age childcare services have not, to date, been subject…