Please see the Department of Education website for more details regarding the Leaving Certificate Calculated Grades 2020.

Please click here to view the Adjusted Assessment Arrangements for Junior Cycle and Leaving Certificate Examinations 2021

¡Bienvenidos a la Asociación de Profesores de Español en Irlanda!

We are a voluntary organisation run by Secondary School Spanish teachers whose purpose is to support our members in both networking and CPD opportunities. As well as the events for teachers, we also run some student-focused events.

Our events are open to everyone but you can avail of discounted rates if you are a member – click here to become a member.

Please note that, due to the pandemic and changing circumstances,  current members will have their membership extended to July 2021 

Finally, we would like to draw your attention to the publication of two reports.  The first is from the Department’s Inspectorate on MFL: The Quality of Practice in Post Primary Schools’. See the link below:

The other is from The Network of Experts working on the Social Dimension of Education and Training (NESET) entitled: The future of language education in Europe: case studies of innovative practices.  It is available here NSET Library link to Report


Like us on our Public Facebook Page.

Current members are invited to join our ATS (Members Only) Facebook Page.

ATS on Twitter: @atsirlanda


You can message us through our contact form or use the email us:


The Association of Teachers of Spanish in Ireland is a member of FIAPE, la Federación Internacional de Profesores de Español. Visit their site to learn more about them and like them on Facebook here to find out about courses and conferences,  read articles of interest and connect with Spanish teachers around the world.

The ATS is affiliated with SIELE, the Servicio Internacional de Evaluación de la Lengua Española. Like them on facebook and check out their website. For more information check out our blog post.

TECLA article by ATS President