Minister for Education Norma Foley
Via RTÉ News:
The Minister for Education has lost a Supreme Court appeal against findings that two home-schooled students were unfairly excluded from the Leaving Certificate calculated grades process in 2020.
Minister for Education Norma Foley had appealed against the Court of Appeal decisions in two cases.
Today the Supreme Court ruled that the refusal to exclude two home-schooled students from the calculated grades system was an impermissible interference with the constitutional freedom of the family to provide education in the home.