Griffeen Valley Educate Together National School

About Educate Together

What is educate together? 

Griffeen Valley Educate Together National School is part of a network of schools that guarantee equality of access and esteem to children "irrespective of their social, cultural or religious background". 

Educate Together National schools do not teach religion, instead we teach ethical education.

Read more about Educate Together here.

What is Ethical Education?

Ethical education is taught in Educate Together National Schools in place of religious instruction. This programme is called 'Learn Together'.

There are four strands in the Learn Together curriculum:

1. Moral and Spiritual Development

2. Equality and Justice

3. Belief Systems

4. Ethics and the Environment

Full details of the strands are available from the Educate Together Website in a downloadable PDF.

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