Dáil Éireann - Volume 571 - 30 September, 2003
Written Answers. - Special Educational Needs.
Mr. Connaughton Mr. Connaughton
 501. Mr. Connaughton asked the Minister for Education and Science the position, with regard to an application for a resource teacher for a person (details supplied) in County Galway; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [20095/03]
Mr. N. Dempsey Mr. N. Dempsey
Minister for Education and Science (Mr. N. Dempsey): All applications for resource teacher and special needs assistant resources received after 14 February 2003 and by close of business on 31 August 2003 will be examined on the basis of the supporting professional report(s) and in the context of the resources already available to the school. The process involves an examination of each application and supporting documentation by a dedicated team of inspectors and psychologists and schools will be informed of the outcomes as early as possible in the school year 2003-04.
Dáil Éireann 571 Written Answers. Special Educational Needs.