Live OB from Powerstown Educate Together
Minister Joan Burton Speaking at the Official Opening of Powerstown Educate Together
92.5 Phoenix FM Broadcast its Saturday Soundbytes program from the Official Opening of Powerstown Educate Together National School, between 3pm and 5pm Last Saturday 21st of April. Interviewees and contributors on the day included Minister Joan Burton (pictured above), Minister Leo Varadkar(pictured below), Emily Logan Ombudsman for Children(pictured Bottom), Paul Rowe CEO of Educate Together and Principle Helena Regan. Minister Burton, Herself a former pupil of an Educate Together National School stressed the importance of choice in education in the Ireland of today, Whilst Minister Varadkar lauded the diversity in Irish Schools, Joking that when he was in school he "Was the diversity in his school."
Minister Leo Varadkar Speaking at the Official Opening of Powerstown Educate Together
There will be a podcast of highlights from the day available in our Podcast section soon!!. Also Tune into Down Our Street this Monday 23rd of April @ 7:30pm for more Highlights.
Emily Logan Ombudsman for Children, Officially opens Powerstown Educate Together
For more Photos from the Day and our other recent events, check our Photo Gallery