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Bermuda National Library Launches Tutor.com

Bermuda National Library Launches Tutor.com

The Bermuda National Library has launched Tutor.com, a new online resource for students of all ages, Minister of Community, Culture and Sports Wayne Scott said today [Nov 21] in the House of Assembly. Minister Scott said, “Whether you just need a little hint to get unstuck or you need someone to explain the concept a bit slower, Tutor.com can... Read more of this article

Dr Gibbons On Bermuda College Annual Report

Dr Gibbons On Bermuda College Annual Report

“This morning I am pleased to lay the 2013/2014 Annual Report for the Bermuda College,” Minister of Education and Economic Development Grant Gibbons said today [Nov 21] in the House of Assembly “While this is an important exercise in accountability, it is also an opportunity to share with Honourable Members the continued progress... Read more of this article

Devonshire Parish Council Offers Scholarship

Devonshire Parish Council Offers Scholarship

Devonshire Parish Council is offering the Devonshire Parish Undergraduate Scholarship, which will be awarded annually and have a maximum value of $5000.00 per annum for undergraduate study at an approved University or College, including Bermuda College. A spokesperson said, “Applicants, who must be Bermudian and have resided in Devonshire Parish... Read more of this article

65 Students Participate In UNIS Conference

65 Students Participate In UNIS Conference

The Bermuda Youth Harvesting Conference was held at XL Capital on November, 13-14, with the annual conference organized by Global Arts Productions in conjunction with the United Nations International School [UNIS], with the aim to have students learn the power of activism amongst their generation. The two-day conference provides an opportunity for... Read more of this article

Teachers’ Academy Off To A Successful Start

Teachers’ Academy Off To A Successful Start

Thirteen educational leaders from Bermuda’s schools embarked on a professional learning journey together last Thursday [Nov 13] as the Saltus Teachers’ Academy launched the second cohort of Leadership Development. Nine participants from the Berkeley Institute, Warwick Academy, Bermuda High School and Saltus started their National Professional... Read more of this article

BBFS Hosts 5th Football Life Skills Program

BBFS Hosts 5th Football Life Skills Program

Bermuda’s Brazilian Football School [BBFS] is currently hosting its fifth annual Football Life Skills program, with each participating group meeting once per week from November 10 to December 12, 2014 throughout the five week program, which was shortened due to Tropical Storm Fay and Hurricane Gonzalo. A spokesperson said, “The core of BBFS’... Read more of this article

U.S. Virtual College Fair On November 19th

U.S. Virtual College Fair On November 19th

The U.S. Consulate General announced an all-day online EducationUSA Virtual College Fair on November 19, 2014. Open to anyone who has an Internet connection, the fair will be available in an interactive Internet environment, offering potential students access to more than 150 U.S. institutions of higher learning, along with informational webcasts. Via... Read more of this article

BHS Receives CIS International Accreditation

BHS Receives CIS International Accreditation

The Bermuda High School [BHS] has received accreditation by the Council of International Schools, with immediate effect. BHS said they join “over 400 schools worldwide, including Pearson College UWC in Canada, United Nations International School in the United States, the American School in London, Tokyo International School and the International... Read more of this article

Saltus Launches ‘Saltus Teachers Academy”

Saltus Launches ‘Saltus Teachers Academy”

Saltus Grammar School has launched the ‘Saltus Teachers Academy’, saying that in the “increasingly competitive field of education Saltus recognized the need for world-class professional development for their faculty.” A spokesperson said, “Their teachers, both Bermudian and expatriate, needed opportunities to develop their skills... Read more of this article

BHI START Program Accepting Applications

BHI START Program Accepting Applications

The Bermuda Hospitality Institute announced that applications are now being accepted for the START Program; an internationally recognized Hospitality Industry Certification program for high school students ages 16-18 years. Running December 2nd 2014 through April 25th 2015, this free program provides a career based educational experience that prepares... Read more of this article


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