MONAGHAN TEACHER WINS ASTI AWARD FOR SERVICE TO UNION

1 June 2017 No Comments by The Northern Standard

A Monaghan teacher received the 2017 ASTI Honorary Life Membership Award in recognition of his exceptional service to the union at a reception in Dublin last Friday night.

Pat Deery, formerly a teacher at Largy College, Clones, first joined the ASTI in 1970 and became a committed ASTI activist at school, regional and national level. He spent most of his teaching career at St Tiarnach’s Secondary School which later became Largy College where he taught Irish, history, geography, Latin and music.

He was an ASTI School Steward for more than a decade and served…
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