“A teacher affects eternity; he can never tell where his influence stops.” Henry Adams
In the changing world Ireland finds itself, it is now key for the young people to be language ready to face Brexit and the globalisation of the enterprise world.
The introduction of the Junior Cycle key skills puts languages at the front of education. Learning languages addresses the eight key skills and enables learners to develop the knowledge, skills and attitudes to face today’s world. Language teachers are key to building these skills.
For more information:
Junior Cycle Skills booklet – click here
Junior Cycle guidance and resources for curricular languages – click here
Junior Cycle guidance and resources for non-curricular languages – click here