Minister Josepha Madigan has a number of engagements in County Mayo today.
The Minister with responsibility for Special Education and Inclusion is visiting St. Brids Special School and St. Anthony’s Special School in Castlebar.
Minister Madigan says there are a number of covid learning and supports scheme for measures to mitigate learning loss and provide targeted additional teaching supports for students following Covid-19 school closures.
This fund will bring to €102.6 million the additional supports put in place in 2021 to mitigate learning loss and support wellbeing.
Minister Madigan whose father is a native of Kiltimagh has been speaking to Midwest News today.