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Tyrrell: Vital That Students Continue Their Studies

Tyrrell: Vital That Students Continue Their Studies

The plan to temporarily relocate T.N. Tatem students to Clearwater is “far from ideal, but getting the students back to a learning environment is the utmost priority” as “it is vital that the students continue their studies,” Neville Tyrrell said.Mr Tyrrell — the PLP candidate for the by-election in Constituency 26 Warwick... Read more of this article

Govt: Students To Begin Classes At Clearwater

Govt: Students To Begin Classes At Clearwater

T.N. Tatem students are scheduled to begin classes at Clearwater Middle School on Thursday [Dec 8], with buses to be provided by the Department of Education to transport students to and from Clearwater Middle School in St David’s each day, the Ministry of Education said this evening. The issues surrounding the condition of the TN Tatem Middle... Read more of this article

Berkeley Stands ‘In Solidarity’ With T.N. Tatem

Berkeley Stands ‘In Solidarity’ With T.N. Tatem

Earlier today [Dec 6], the Berkeley Institute showed their solidarity with the students and parents of T.N. Tatem Middle School, with students standing on the school field spelling out “TNT.” The issues surrounding the condition of the TN Tatem Middle School building have been ongoing; last Monday and Friday it  was closed, and the school... Read more of this article

Bermuda College Lecturer Wins Research Award

Bermuda College Lecturer Wins Research Award

Bermuda College Senior Hospitality Management Lecturer Shawn DeShields recently earned a Research Award from the International Academy of Business and Public Administration Disciplines. Mr. DeShields’ academic paper, “Structural Relationships amongst Cruise Ship Services, Destination Experiences and Passenger Satisfaction,” was presented at the... Read more of this article

TN Tatem Middle School Closed Again Today

TN Tatem Middle School Closed Again Today

T.N. Tatem Middle School will be closed again today, the Ministry has confirmed, adding that they have “created a plan for a temporary relocation of students and staff while the Ministry carries out cleaning and abatement of any mould issues.” The issues surrounding the condition of the TN Tatem Middle School building have been ongoing;... Read more of this article

TN Tatem PTA Says “Find An Alternative Facility”

TN Tatem PTA Says “Find An Alternative Facility”

The issues surrounding the condition of the TN Tatem Middle School building continue with the school’s PTA calling on the Minister to “find an alternative facility to house TN Tatem Middle School students and teachers until after the remediation work is completed.” T.N. Tatem Middle School PTA President Amin Smith said, “Most... Read more of this article

New Opportunities For College Students

New Opportunities For College Students

Bermuda College has recently signed two new articulation agreements representing “significant savings and quality academic programmes for BC transfer students.” A spokesperson said, “Framingham State University and Newbury College are both four-year institutions located in the Boston area of Massachusetts. “Framingham State University,... Read more of this article

Govt Confirm T.N. Tatem School Closed For Day

Govt Confirm T.N. Tatem School Closed For Day

[Updating] The issues surrounding the condition of the TN Tatem Middle School building continue this morning [Dec 2], with students and teachers gathered outside the school, and it appears they do not plan to enter the school building at this time. On Monday the school was closed as teachers did not report to work, and yesterday the Bermuda Union of... Read more of this article

Video: Teachers Union On T.N. Tatem Conditions

Video: Teachers Union On T.N. Tatem Conditions

The Bermuda Union of Teachers held a press briefing this afternoon to address the conditions at the TN Tatem Middle School building; asking the Government to “stop politicizing this and make children their priority, and truly take care of the sick building.” Today’s press briefing follows after ongoing issues regarding the school’s... Read more of this article

Teachers Union: ‘Stop Reactive Approach’

Teachers Union: ‘Stop Reactive Approach’

The Bermuda Union of Teachers [BUT] called on the Government and the Ministry of Education to “stop its reactive approach to building management,” as “Bermuda’s children deserve healthy and vibrant learning environments.” In their second of a series of responses to this year’s Throne Speech, the BUT said, “The BUT applauds the Government... Read more of this article

Minister: ‘Building Is Safe To Be Occupied’

Minister: ‘Building Is Safe To Be Occupied’

The Health and Safety Officer has advised that the T.N Tatem school building is “safe to be occupied and there are no imminent health and safety concerns,” however his report “underscores the need for thorough cleaning, electrical repairs, and repairing leaks and replace damaged ceiling tiles.” This is according to Minister of... Read more of this article

Video: Jimmy Spithill Speaks To School Students

Video: Jimmy Spithill Speaks To School Students

Oracle Team USA skipper Jimmy Spithill addressed a school assembly at T.N. Tatem Middle School on Monday morning [Nov 28], the first of eight visits the team will make covering each of the public schools on the island. T.N. Tatem has recently taken part in the America’s Cup Endeavour program with over 130 middle school students learning about STEAM... Read more of this article

E-Commerce Dept Launch 2017 IT Career Guide

E-Commerce Dept Launch 2017 IT Career Guide

The Department of E-Commerce has launched the 2017 IT Career Guide targeted towards students seeking a career path in the field of Information and Communications Technologies [ICT]. Contained in the Guide is information on the various ICT-related careers in Bermuda, as well as local IT courses, scholarships available, and interviews with Bermudians... Read more of this article