Dáil Éireann - Volume 507 - 29 June, 1999
Written Answers. - School Staffing.
Dr. O'Hanlon Dr. O'Hanlon
304. Dr. O'Hanlon asked the Minister for Education and Science if he will appoint a resource teacher for children of the travelling community on a shared basis between St. Michael's junior national school and St. Michael's senior national school, Cootehill, County Cavan; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [16727/99]
Mr. Martin Mr. Martin
Minister for Education and Science (Mr. Martin): My Department has recently received an application from the schools in question seeking the appointment of a resource teacher to cater for traveller children attending the schools. The case put forward by the schools is currently being  examined by my Department's inspectorate. The schools will be advised of the outcome as soon as possible.
Dáil Éireann 507 Written Answers. School Staffing.