Leaving Cert Coverage: Paul McCormack’s English Higher Level Paper 1 Analysis

Our English teacher, Paul McCormack’s, reaction to Leaving Certificate English Paper 1 (Higher Level) has been picked up and shared across national media.

He called it “A fair and challenging paper, designed to be accessible and to reward candidates’ critical thinking and imagination.” A sentiment that seems to have been shared by students and other teachers alike.

Below you can find links all the different pieces of coverage that Paul’s English Paper 1 (Higher Level) analysis received nationally.

Irish Independent

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