Dáil Éireann - Volume 433 - 29 June, 1993

Written Answers. - Remedial Teacher Statistics.

[212] 264. Mr. Sargent asked the Minister for Education the number of remedial teachers in the country; and the areas in which they operate.

Minister for Education (Ms Bhreathnach): The following statement sets out the current deployment of remedial teachers per county, including the additional 86 posts which are being appointed from September, 1993.

The number of remedial teachers in national schools in each county is as follows:

County

1993-94

Carlow

13

Cavan

11

Clare

24

Cork

120

Donegal

29

Dublin

349

Galway

39

Kerry

33

Kildare

40

Kilkenny

21

Laois

11

Leitrim

7

Limerick

53

Longford

10

Louth

33

Mayo

24

Meath

30

Monaghan

14

Offaly

17

Roscommon

8

Sligo

12

Tipperary

32

Waterford

27

Westmeath

21

Wexford

27

Wicklow

26

Total

1,031