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O’Dowd Launches Pathway Fund For Early Years Education

Education Minister John O’Dowd today launched the new Pathway Fund which will replace the Early Years Fund from 1 April 2016. The new fund will be open to all providers of registered early years education. It will prioritise support in areas of disadvantage, where there is little or no provision…

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O’Dowd Highlights Safer Internet Day In Schools

As Safer Internet Day approaches, Education Minister John O’Dowd has highlighted the importance of school children staying safe online. An online broadcast will be made tomorrow, 11 February, which will provide information on online safety. The video can be watched at:  http://www.saferinternet.org.uk/safer-internet-day/2014/tv Speaking today, the Minister said: “Safer Internet Day is now celebrated…

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