The New Junior Cycle

From 2014, the New Junior Cycle will feature newly developed subjects and short courses, a focus on literacy, numeracy and key skills, and new approaches of assessment and reporting. As part of the New Junior Cycle, students will be more actively involved in their learning and there will be greater emphasis on literacy, numeracy and the key skills. How students are assessed will also change and there will be improved feedback and reporting to parents/guardians. Below are the principles of the Junior Cycle:


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