Tuesday, 23 July 2019

Questions (639)

Shane Cassells

Question:

639. Deputy Shane Cassells asked the Minister for Education and Skills the expenditure by his Department on social media advertising and promotional material within the past year in tabular form. [34611/19]

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Written answers (Question to Education)

The Department’s only social media advertising expenditure to date in 2019 relates to the Teaching Transforms Campaign which aims to help address the shortage of teachers in specific subjects and the increasing need for more qualified graduates. Figures are set out below.

Teaching Transforms Advertising Expenditure

2019 Total

Creative Costs

€6,503.63

General Online

€42,114.50

Twitter

€5,404.56

Youtube

€9,385.33

Facebook

€12,829.67

 

€76,237.69