By Niamh Kelly As 2019 begins we may all wish to focus on the important things in our lives and getting rid of some of our least-used apps might help us do just that. I’m sure we all have our attachments to different social media apps, be it the ability to reach out to friends and family or the opportunity to express yourself through pictures and posts. However, with all the … [Read more...] about Opinion: Which app gets scrapped in 2019?
By Niamh Kelly There is a serious lack of non - white, non - Irish, and non - religious teachers in Irish primary schools, a recent NUI Galway study has found. The research was carried out by Dr Manuela Heinz and Dr Elaine Keane from the School of Education in NUI Galway, and is the first nationwide study of its kind carried out in Ireland. In the study, Dr Heinz and … [Read more...] about NUI Galway study shows lack of diversity among Irish primary school teachers
By Niamh Kelly The days are getting darker, the trees are becoming bare, and the changing weather now means scarves and jackets can be spotted on every second passerby, however October has always meant one thing to me – Halloween! We always tend to associate the holiday either with children or highly intoxicated, foolishly dressed adults, but I believe a movie marathon … [Read more...] about Halloween movie night essentials for the nostalgic trick or treater