Wednesday, 28 February 2018

Ceisteanna (106)

Niall Collins


106. Deputy Niall Collins asked the Minister for Education and Skills the newspapers his Department officials have engaged with in relation to promoting or explaining Government business in his Department; when these meetings took place; if they are held on a regular basis; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [10291/18]

Amharc ar fhreagra

Freagraí scríofa (Ceist ar Education)

Almost one quarter of the Irish population are learners which generates a significant level of interest with journalists that write and comment on the development of education policy and training services. Officials at my Department's press office on a daily basis respond to media queries and engage with national and regional commentators in the print, radio and television media regarding developments in the education sector that concern my Department.