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Published 27/12/2010 | 05:00

I HAVE an alternative proposal for D K Henderson of Clontarf who suggested dropping Irish classes (Irish Independent, December 24) to make up for the 15 days' tuition lost due to the weather.

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Why not simply extend the school year by another three weeks?

The summer holidays are very generous and, frankly, unjustified. If the teachers object, simply deduct those days from their wages.

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