Fine Gael TD for Galway West & Mayo South

Monthly Archives: October 2013

PQ No. 385 – 15th October – Mentoring of Childcare Providers

To ask the Minister for Children and Youth Affairs if she will consider the use of the city county childcare committees structure for the implementation of the new mentoring system for childcare providers; her views on whether that the CCC structure could undertake this important new task relatively quickly and effectively.. – Seán Kyne REPLY.… Continue Reading

Ireland’s growing trade links with China offer Irish farmers great opportunities

Fine Gael Galway West TD, Seán Kyne, has said that Ireland’s good relationship with China is bearing real fruit. Deputy Kyne pointed to the near-doubling of Irish Agri-food exports to China in a two year period. “This government has developed a very friendly and productive relationship with the world’s most populous nation – and it’s… Continue Reading

PQ No. 68 – 8th October – Framework for allocating Special Educational Resources

To ask the Minister for Education and Skills the progress report from the National Council for Special Education-appointed working group, tasked with developing a new model for the allocation of resources to schools in line with the NCSE’s main recommendations, has been received, as expected by the end of September; if the report will be… Continue Reading

PQ No. 64 – 8th October – Quality Control for Educational Courses

To ask the Minister for Education and Skills if control procedures are in place to monitor and measure the quality and effectiveness of courses being provided by private educational organisations which were once provided in-house by FÁS; and if he will make a statement on the matter. – Seán Kyne. Freagra Minister of State, Ciarán… Continue Reading