|A Catholic Primary School has defended its policy of rewarding children who partake in extra-curricular religious ceremonies with “ homework passes”.
Yellow Furze National School in Co Meath reportedly also “penalised” a student with homework for not attending a religious ceremony.
Michael Nugent, Chairperson of Atheist Ireland joins the show to give his reaction.
Catholic school rewards / punishes based on religious engagement
A Catholic Primary School has defended its policy of rewarding children who partake in extra-c...
12.08 17 Sep 2019
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