Education Committee

The Education Committee discusses matters referred by Standing Committee and on ongoing educational policy developments and concerns.

The members of the ASTI Education Committee are:

  • Noel Buckley
  • Gerard Hanlon
  • Edel Farrell
  • James Howley
  • Séamus Keane
  • Anne Loughnane
  • James McGovern
  • Pauline Nagle
  • Sarah Withero
  • Deirdre Mac Donald - President
  • Ann Piggott - Vice President
  • Kieran Christie - General Secretary 
  • Moira Leydon - AGS Education and Research Officer 


Meetings of the Committee

The Education Committee has up to seven meetings per year, including two all day meetings for which substitution is provided. Reports on work of the Committee are forwarded to Standing Committee after each meeting. The Assistant General Secretary, Education / Research, provides the professional support for the work of the Committee including preparation of materials and drafting of documents. The Education Committee is elected by Convention every second year.

For more information on the ongoing work of the Education Committee, see the education section.