Statement from the Department of Education and Skills for students in the English language education sector

Ireland“The Covid-19 outbreak is a rapidly evolving situation and the welfare of all students is a priority for the Department of Education and Skills. This is especially the case for those students from overseas who have travelled to Ireland to study English and who may be particularly vulnerable at this time …” (more)

[Department of Education and Skills, 22 March]

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One Response to “Statement from the Department of Education and Skills for students in the English language education sector”

  1. Bryan Maguire Says:

    This is a very important development. International English language students are a particularly vulnerable group. They have weak local connections and are not tuned in to local Irish media. In most cases, they cannot now return home. They have lost their jobs and income without family here to fall back on. They often live in crowded accommodation. This clear information from the department is most welcome.

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