‘Historic day’ as Crawford Art Gallery transfers from Cork Education and Training Board to the OPW

‘Major milestone’ as the Gallery is set to begin capital refurbishment programme The transfer of the Crawford Art Gallery from the auspices of Cork Education and Training Board to the Office of Public Works concluded on 1st July following the signing of Statutory Instrument S.I. No. 306/2021 and Vesting Order S.I. 307/2021. The completion of…

Go h-iontach ar fad! Minister Foley sanctions Irish Unit (Aonad Lán Ghaeilge) for Gaelcholáiste Mhic Shuibhne at Terence MacSwiney Community College

Minister for Education, Norma Foley, T.D. today announced the official sanctioning of an Aonad Lán Ghaeilge (Irish Unit) at Gaelcholaiste Mhic Shuibhne, Terence MacSwiney Community College, Hollyhill, a Cork Education and Training Board school. An Aonad Lán-Ghaeilge (Irish-medium Unit) is a linguistic unit in which students are immersed in Irish from the beginning to the…

Bualadh bos go léir! – Terence MacSwiney Community College second years scoop prestigious Joe McDonagh award for Irish culture and language promotion

Taoiseach unveils commemorative plaque to Terence MacSwiney and pays tribute to winning Cork ETB students An Taoiseach Micheál Martin, T.D., joined staff and students at Terence MacSwiney Community College in Holyhill this afternoon to honour 12 second year students who were announced as winners of the prestigious Joe McDonagh award for Irish culture, heritage and…

Carrigtwohill Community College and St. Brogan’s College students to be honoured for Chinese Learning Competition success

Cork Education and Training Board and Cork County Council host virtual presentation to mark ‘outstanding’ winners’ performances in first-ever Méihuā Cup   Students from Carrigtwohill Community College and St. Brogan’s College Bandon will today be honoured for their winning performances in the first Méihuā Cup Chinese Learning Competition. The competition, a Cork County Council initiative…

Culture Night 2020

Across the Distance: A CETB Celebration of Community and Culture Cork Education and Training Board is happy to present Across The Distance: an online performance, which includes various events from around the county incorporating music, heritage, poetry and song. The focus is both on the importance and collective response of the community in terms of…

Midsummer Verse Competition

Cork ETB is pleased to announce the winners of its Midsummer Verse competition:  Haiku winner, Brigid O’Connell, Sherkin Island and Limerick winner, Sr. Alphonsus O’Brien, Bandon. This competition was organised by Lena Cronin, Community Education Facilitator, Cork ETB, in conjunction with CRY104FM radio in Youghal.  The proposal was developed as a participative project in which…