Additional countries closing schools due to coronavirus

Schools and universities in Italy have been closed for over a week in an attempt to contain the coronavirus outbreak. Other countries that have followed suit include Bolivia, France, Ireland, the Philippines, Portugal, and Spain. Some states in Germany,

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Technological University Dublin established (Ireland)

Technological University Dublin (TU Dublin) was established by law on 1 January 2019. It was formed by merging Dublin Institute of Technology, Institute of Technology Tallaght, and Institute of Technology Blanchardstown. It includes campuses in Grangegor

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New technological universities to be established in Ireland

Plans are underway in Ireland to create up to four new technological universities through the merging of ten of the 14 existing institutes of technology. Two of these new technological universities could be ready as early as September 2018: TU4Dublin fro

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New Grading Scale for Irish Leaving Certificate

The Ireland Department of Education and Skills has launched a new grading scale for the Leaving Certificate, effective 2017. This scale was developed in collaboration with Irish universities and institutes of technology. The prefixes of H and O are used

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Potential New Signatories of Washington Accord

The Washington Accord is an International Agreement among bodies responsible for accreditation of undergraduate engineering programs to reciprocally recognize qualifications from the signatory countries. The Accord (maintained by the International Engine

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