Irish to be taught through PE classes in bid to improve schoolchildren's confidence in learning

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The Independent 

Irish will be taught through PE classes in a bid to improve school children's confidence in learning and speaking the language. 

The three-year project encourages primary and post-primary students to adopt the Irish language more naturally outside the classroom when talking and playing.

The aim of the PE 'as Gaeilge' project is to improve school children's competence, disposition and confidence when learning the language. It will also support teachers to implement a Content and Language Integrated Learning (CLIL) approach. Read Article