Tag Archive | Jan O’Sullivan

‘Beacon of Hope’ as new guide Being LGBT in School launched

‘Beacon of Hope’ as new guide Being LGBT in School launched

Minister for Education launches new Resource for Post-Primary Schools to Prevent Homophobic and Transphobic Bullying and Support LGBT Students Minister for Education and Skills, Jan O’Sullivan TD, launched the new GLEN/Dept of Education and Skills resource for post-primary schools on providing safe, supportive and affirmative environments for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) young people in […]

Jan O’Sullivan, TD, Minister for Education, launching Stand Up! Awareness Week 2015

Jan O’Sullivan, TD, Minister for Education, launching Stand Up! Awareness Week 2015

Today, Monday 23rd November at 9 am, sees the launch of the 7th Stand Up! Week with Jan O’Sullivan, TD, Minister for Education and Skills. This event in St Nessan’s Community College, Moylish Park, in Limerick, is being organised by BeLonG To, Ireland’s national organisation for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender (LGBT) young people.

Minister for Education Jan O’Sullivan to attend Irish Visual Effects & Animation Summit today

Minister for Education Jan O’Sullivan to attend Irish Visual Effects & Animation Summit today

Event begins today and continues until Sunday with the President of Pixar Animation Studios, Jim Morris giving a presentation Minister for Education and Skills Jan O’Sullivan will today visit the third Irish Visual Effects and Animation Summit at Google HQ in Dublin’s Barrow Street.  Minister O’Sullivan will meet and greet some of the international and […]

Minister for Education Launches Stand Up! Week Against Homophobic Bullying‏

Minister for Education Launches Stand Up! Week Against Homophobic Bullying‏

Jan O’Sullivan, TD, Minister for Education & Skills, joins schools across Ireland in Stand Up Awareness Week, BeLonG To’s annual campaign against Homophobic & Transphobic Bullying Yesterday, Tuesday 21st April, saw the launch of the 6th annual Stand Up! week, organised by BeLonG To, Ireland’s national organisation for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender (LGBT) young people. For the […]

National Research Strategy Must Benefit All Elements of Society – IRC‏

National Research Strategy Must Benefit All Elements of Society – IRC‏

“The new national strategy for research and innovation must reflect and benefit all elements of society”. That’s according to the Irish Research Council (IRC), which yesterday (12.03.15) announced a partnership with The Wheel aimed at engaging community and voluntary organisations in academic research. Under the partnership, the IRC is awarding almost €400,000 to support collaborative projects […]

Minister for Education Jan O’Sullivan launches first primary teachers’ resource on homophobic bullying

Minister for Education Jan O’Sullivan launches first primary teachers’ resource on homophobic bullying

Today (4th February) Jan O’Sullivan TD, Minister for Education and Skills will launch the first guide for primary teachers on homophobic and transphobic bullying. The guide, Respect: Creating a Welcoming and Positive School Climate to Prevent Homophobic and Transphobic Bullying in Primary School was developed by GLEN, the INTO and the INTO LGBT Group.  The launch […]