Dáil Éireann - Volume 580 - 18 February, 2004
Written Answers. - Benchmarking Awards.
Mr. F. McGrath Mr. F. McGrath
198. Mr. F. McGrath asked the Minister for Education and Science the progress made on the benchmarking payments to teachers; and if all teachers will be paid money owed under the deal. [5119/04]
Mr. N. Dempsey Mr. N. Dempsey
Mr. N. Dempsey: Recently agreement was reached on the holding of parent and teacher meetings and a standardised school year at the Teachers Conciliation Council. It will enable my Department to execute payment of the appropriate increases to teachers which will be backdated to 1 January.
Dáil Éireann 580 Written Answers. Benchmarking Awards.