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Photos: CedarBridge To Host SPRITZ Hair Show

Photos: CedarBridge To Host SPRITZ Hair Show

Team building and demonstrating the ability to work and create with their hands are two of the main outcomes expected as students from CedarBridge Academy get set to host their first ever hair show, called SPRITZ, which will take place on January 31, 2015 at 7.00pm in the Central Hall of CedarBridge Academy. Personal Care teacher Taiyana Rayner said,... Read more of this article

Videos: Students Take Part In ‘The Great Debate’

Videos: Students Take Part In ‘The Great Debate’

The Pembroke Parish Council hosted “The Great Debate” recently at the Victor Scott Auditorium with students from Northlands Primary, Dellwood Middle School, Victor Scoot Primary and West Pembroke Primary all taking part. Some of the topics the young debaters tackled included should children be allowed to bring electronics to school, whether homework... Read more of this article

Thursday: Buses, Ferries To Run & Schools Open

Thursday: Buses, Ferries To Run & Schools Open

[Updated: Schools will open tomorrow, and buses and ferries will resume service] The Ministry of Education this evening [Jan 28] said they are “happy to report that all public schools are back in session as of Thursday January 29th. Please be advised that classes should be operating as per usual for the remainder of the week.” The Ministry... Read more of this article

Bermuda College Science Week Still On Today

Bermuda College Science Week Still On Today

The Bermuda College Science Week 2015 is still going ahead today, albeit on a much smaller scale, the College said this morning [Jan 27]. A spokesperson said, “Over 400 middle and high school students were expected on campus to interact with College lecturers on the various science disciplines and enjoy a day of experiments and demonstrations.... Read more of this article

Support Staff, Tech Team To Provide Support

Support Staff, Tech Team To Provide Support

The Ministry of Education said the “support staff and technical team will be working diligently with all school principals to provide needed support” for public schools as they open today [Jan 26], with members of the Bermuda Union of Teachers [BUT] expected to attend the meeting called by the BTUC this morning. A spokesperson said, “The... Read more of this article

Ministry: All Public Schools Open On Monday

Ministry: All Public Schools Open On Monday

[Updated] The Ministry of Education has this evening confirmed that all public schools will be open tomorrow [Monday, Jan 26]. A spokesperson said, “School Principals and administrators will be on site at each school. Students are to report to school at the normal time. The Ministry will keep the public and parents appraised of any updates or... Read more of this article

Photos: Students Take Part In “Great Debate”

Photos: Students Take Part In “Great Debate”

[Updated with more photos] The Pembroke Parish Council hosted “The Great Debate” today [Jan 24] at the Victor Scott Auditorium with Northlands Primary, Dellwood Middle School, Victor Scoot Primary and West Pembroke Primary all taking part. Adjudicator Akilah Beckles from the Bermuda Debate Society assisted and introduced the teams during the debates.... Read more of this article

80 Minute Video: PLP Town Hall On Education

80 Minute Video: PLP Town Hall On Education

The Progressive Labour Party held a Town Hall last night [Jan 22] at Clearwater Middle School, with the meeting hosted by Shadow Education Minister Lovitta Foggo, with PLP Leader Marc Bean and Senate Spokesman for Education Senator Diallo Rabain also joining Ms. Foggo on the panel. According to the slides shown at last night’s meeting, a “future... Read more of this article

Students Enjoy Skype Session With Scientist

Students Enjoy Skype Session With Scientist

Warwick Academy’s Year 3 Jabour and Vallis recently had a live Skype lesson courtesy of the Catlin Education outreach programme, which offered the opportunity for students to speak to a member of the Catlin Seaview Survey expedition in the Southeast Asian “Coral Triangle” via Skype in the classroom. Jamie Buchanan-Dunlop and members... Read more of this article

Education Minister Meets CedarBridge Students

Education Minister Meets CedarBridge Students

Newly appointed Minister of Education Wayne Scott yesterday made his first official visit to CedarBridge Academy. Accompanied by the Acting Permanent Secretary, Valerie Robinson James, Minister Scott met with the administration and student leaders. He met first with CedarBridge Principal, Mrs. Kalmar Richards and administrators and discussed academics,... Read more of this article


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