Sharing Schools, Sustaining Communities

This half day conference presents a real opportunity for local communities to explore the realities and possibilities of ‘shared’ education in a context of significant cuts to the Education Budget and the challenges of sustaining rural communities.

Come and hear the live issues facing our rural schools across Northern Ireland today. With guest speakers, Professor Tony Gallagher (Queen’s University) and Neil Gibson (Oxford Economics), the event will also incorproate a number of interactive workshops.

When? Thursday 26th May 2011

Where? The Marina Centre, Ballyronan

Time? 9.30am to 1.00pm

Click here to download the poster.

Light refreshments and lunch will be served. 
 
Click here to download Neil Gibson, Director or Regional Services, Oxford Economics talking on Integrated Education Funds Sharing Schools, Sustaining Communities. 

Click here to download Tony Gallagher's presentation.


Please register your interest with teresa@ruralcommunitynetwork.org or telephone 028 8676 6670 before Monday 16 May 2011.