Dáil Éireann - Volume 388 - 13 April, 1989

Written Answers. - Cavan VEC Teachers.

38. Mr. Boylan asked the Minister for Education the percentage increase/ decrease in the number of teachers employed by Cavan Vocational Education Committee from 1985 to 1989 inclusive; and if she will make a statement on the matter.

Minister for Education (Mrs. O'Rourke): The following is the information requested by the Deputy in so far as the allocation in respect of full time day courses are concerned:

School session 1985-86 — Decrease of 0.5 per cent; School session 1986-87 — Increase of 1.2 per cent; School session 1987-88 — Decrease of 1.4 per cent; School session 1988-89 — Decrease of 3.1 per cent.