TUI says standards are dropping due to recent budget cuts

TUI conference, Killarney 2016 Gerry Quinn, TUI President speaking. Teachers Union of Ireland says standards are dropping due to recent budget cuts. The three largest teaching unions are continuing their annual Easter conferences today – the TUI in Killarney, the ASTI in Cork, and the INTO in Wexford. The TUI says Institute of Technology students in particular are experiencing larger class sizes and less access to resources. General Secretary of the union, John MacGabhann says funding has been cut by 190 million euro since 2008: [audio_player src=”http://media.radiokerry.ie/mediamanager/embed/audio/54815/medium/”]