It is all about the abbreviations these days in education… and you probably have not yet even heard about the CBAs and the FoQs and the rather scary-sounding SLARs? But that is for another day… sometime after our Junior Cycle Inservice, next Thursday! Well, in comparison, CSPE is old hat: pretty much old-school Civics with a new coat of political correctness. But the kids learn real-world ‘stuff’… and actually enjoy it! We recently heard about Mr. Bolger’s Third Years’ foray into Wicklow. Well, Mr. Gahan’s First Year CSPEers are giving them a run for their headlines: a few weeks ago they had a Bake Sale Action Project (AP) that raised over €225 for the DSPCA (another oldie but goodie). And just recently, a representative from that worthy group dropped by to pick-up the cheque (and learn whether most Conlethians were either Blood nor Crips). So. CSPE on the AP for the DSPCA…OK?