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In our own words
This documentary focuses on the story of Irish women’s struggle for equality and representation in the political sphere, told exclusively through the first-hand testimony of the women involved.
Recent educational publications
Wed, 1 Jun 2022
Primary teacher summer course outline
An outline of the summer course being delivered to primary teachers entitled The Future is Yours: An Introduction to Active Citizenship in Primary School
Mon, 23 May 2022
Treaty Debates Research Project Competition Winners
Awards ceremony booklet for the winners of the Oireachtas Education Treaty Debates Research Project Competition
Thu, 16 Dec 2021
Centenary of the Treaty Debates
Booklet produced for the centenary of the treaty debates
Take a three-minute tour of Dáil Éireann.
Take a three-minute tour of Seanad Éireann.
The first public sitting of the Dáil was held in the Mansion House, Dublin, on 21 January 1919. To learn all about the origins of the Irish Parliament and get lesson plans, primary sources and printables, visit the education section of the dedicated Dáil100 website.
Houses of the Oireachtas
Parliamentary education officer