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Half Of Schools Can't Find Builders To Make COVID Changes

Sarah Stacey
Sarah Stacey

6:29 PM - 25 Aug 2020

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The Teachers' Union of Ireland has said that secondary schools should delay opening if they can't ensure social distancing.

However, almost half of schools have had difficulty finding builders and other contractors with the required skills to make changes to school layouts.

TUI president Martin Marjoram and David O'Gorman of the ETB Schools National Parents' Association joined us to discuss this.

Half Of Schools Can't Find Builders To Make COVID Changes

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