As part of the Blue Star Programme, schools can choose to include multimedia and video submissions as part of their Final Reports. This year, an unprecedented number of schools decided to get creative! Below are just some of the examples of schools who used their skills and inventiveness to produce videos, slideshows and recordings. We […]
The Blue Star Programme for 2014-2015 is now drawing to a close. This year’s Programme was once again a great success, with over 170 schools nationwide taking part. This marks the fourth year of the Blue Star Programme, and indicates the continued growth and appeal of the Programme. The deadline for submissions to this year’s […]
The Blue Star Programme pupils of Gardiner St National School shake hands for Europe! Dublin, 09 June 2015: Minister of State for European Affairs and Data Protection, Dara Murphy TD joined students from Gardiner Street National School to celebrate the pan-European ‘Handshake for Europe’ on 9 May at the Mansion House in Dublin. The objective of the Blue […]
Joint winners of European Citizen’s Prize Dublin, 21 November 2014: Following their nomination by Ireland South MEP Sean Kelly, hundreds of Irish national school teachers are joint winners of the prestigious European Parliament’s European Citizen’s Prize. The Citizen’s Prize medal is given in recognition of exceptional achievements in promoting better mutual understanding and closer integration […]
The Blue Star programme goes ‘live’! Cork, 11 November 2014: Minister of State for European Affairs and Data Protection, Dara Murphy TD visits Gaelscoil Uí Drisceoil in Glanmire, Cork this morning to kick off the school’s participation in the Blue Star programme and to officially launch a brand new website: www.bluestarprogramme.ie. The objective of the […]
Calling All National Schools! The Blue Star Programme 2014/2015 registration deadline has been extended! 31 October, 2014: National schools across the country are being urged to sign up by next Friday, 7 November for the Blue Star Programme. Blue Star is an exciting education initiative for primary school students across Ireland. The Programme aims to introduce pupils, […]
The Registration Process for the 2014-2015 Blue Star Programme is now open! European Movement Ireland is delighted to confirm that the Blue Star Programme will be running for its fourth year over the 2014-2015 school term and the registration process for interested primary schools across Ireland is now open! Go here to learn more.