Written Answers. - School Staffing.

Nora Owen

Question:

680 Mrs. Owen asked the Minister for Education and Science if he will approve the appointment of a resource teacher to a school (details supplied) in County Dublin. [8159/01]

I am pleased to inform the Deputy that my Department sanctioned a resource teacher post to cater for children with special needs in the school in question and two other schools in the area on 12 February 2001.

The post in question is based in the school to which the Deputy refers.