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Welcome to Education Support for Northern Ireland

Welcome to Education Support for Northern Ireland web site covering information for the five Education and Library Boards in Northern Ireland.  Working with the Inclusion and Diversity Service (IDS) the site has been updated to include content translated in various languages. 


The English part of the site covers the areas of Parents, Students, Teachers and Youth while the other languages contain parental information only.


As we are always aiming to improve our services and web development please feel free to give any suggestions, compliments or complaints by using our online feedback form.



Latest Site Updates

  • Key Stage 1 Resources
    These key language resources have been developed using templates from the Primary Toolkit for Diversity and are only a sample of the resources available from the Inclusion and Diversity Service
  • Terminology
    There are many acronyms used to refer the teaching of students for whom English is not the first language
  • Support from IDS
  • Enrolment / Transfer
    Parents who wish to enrol their child in pre-school education (2-4 age) in Northern Ireland.
  • Useful Websites
  • Meals and Uniforms, School Uniform Allowances
    A Full School Uniform Allowance consists of an allowance towards School Uniform and an allowance towards Physical Education Clothing.
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