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Ballytrea Primary School, Stewartstown, Dungannon
Remember the Harvest Supper and Social on Thursday 24th October at 6:30pm. All welcome.
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NI Curriculum

The Northern Ireland Curriculum was introduced in 2007 and covers all 12 years of compulsory education.

Some of its key features include the following:

  • It focuses on the learning process as well as the outcomes of education.
  • Schools and teachers have more flexibility to decide the topics and approaches that best suit their pupils; ‘the curriculum’ no longer implies a mandatory list of subject content that everyone must cover.
  • It gives equal emphasis to knowledge, understanding and skills – so while pupils are acquiring knowledge and skills, they also have opportunities to apply their learning practically.

Curriculum