19 March 2020 – Cancelled certain schools examinations

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Type of Intervention: Education
Sectors Involved: Physical distancing
Level of Jurisdiction: National
Lead People/Agency:

Overview: The Irish Government cancelled the oral and practical performance tests of the state examinations which were scheduled to take place from Monday 23 March to Friday 3 April 2020. Students who were due to take these tests will be awarded full marks.
Full details here: https://www.education.ie/en/Press-Events/Press-Releases/2020-press-releases/PR20-03-19.html