DE review of the legislation (EPSEN Act)

All members of our school community, including parents and guardians, are invited to have their say on the development of a new National Strategy for Literacy, Numeracy and Digital Literacy.
The Department of Education and the Department of Children, Equality, Disability, Integration and Youth are holding a public consultation as part of the development of the successor strategy to the National Strategy Literacy and Numeracy for Learning and Life 2011 – 2020 and the Interim Review of the Strategy (2017-2020).
Individuals or organisations can submit their ideas via online survey link at
You will have the opportunity to provide additional feedback at the end if you wish.
The closing date for submissions is 3rd February 2023.
Please note that submissions received during this consultation may be published on – Department of Education (