The aim of this circular is to set out for school management authorities, principals and teachers the provisions determining the operation of the Teacher Fee Refund Scheme.
The purpose of the Teacher Fee Refund Scheme is to provide funding towards the cost of course participation and examination fees on successful completion of professional development courses. The funding is available for courses that are directly relevant and of benefit to schools and that are subject to certification/award by an appropriate accreditation authority recognised by the Department of Education and Skills (DES).
Sector: Primary, Post Primary
Author: Teacher Education Section