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Financial Support For Bermuda College Students

Financial Support For Bermuda College Students

Speaking in the House of Assembly on Friday [Nov 23], Minister of Education Diallo Rabain provided an update on the Government Grant awarded to Bermuda College to offer financial support to students for the 2018/19 academic year. “Since becoming the Government last year, one of our first priorities was to increase the accessibility to Bermuda... Read more of this article

CAIS Executive Director Meets With Saltus

CAIS Executive Director Meets With Saltus

Saltus faculty and staff welcomed Patti McDonald, the Executive Director of the Canadian Accredited Independent Schools [CAIS], to Bermuda recently, with Ms. McDonald meeting with Saltus faculty and staff to discuss “trends and disruptors in education yesterday [Nov 22]. A spokesperson said, “According to Ms. McDonald, the most important... Read more of this article

Planet Math’s Summer Day Camp Programme

Planet Math’s Summer Day Camp Programme

Minister of Labour, Community Affairs and Sports Lovitta Foggo spoke in the House of Assembly today [Nov 23] about the Department of Youth, Sport and Recreation’s Summer Day Camp Programme and its inclusion of Planet Math. Minister Foggo said, “One of the objectives of the Department of Youth, Sport and Recreation’s Summer Day Camp Programme... Read more of this article

Validus Donate New Bus To Hope Academy

Validus Donate New Bus To Hope Academy

Dame Marjorie Bean Hope Academy students can now enjoy traveling in a new bus thanks to the generosity of Validus Re, who donated the bus to the school to assist in transporting their students. The Government posted the photos below online, and said, “The Dame Marjorie Bean Hope Academy was presented with a new ‘Smiley’s Bus’ for... Read more of this article

Photos: Somerset Primary School Science Fair

Photos: Somerset Primary School Science Fair

Somerset Primary School recently hosted their Science Fair, with budding young scientists delving into how and why things work. A Government spokesperson said, “Congratulations to all the young scientists who participated in the SPS 2018 Science Fair! Students explored a range of questions ranging from ‘How do geckos climb?’ to ‘Can... Read more of this article

Chatmore School Holds Outdoor Classroom Day

Chatmore School Holds Outdoor Classroom Day

On Thursday, November 1, Chatmore British International School Early and Primary Years recorded their outdoor classroom time and joined thousands of fellow teachers across the globe who took their classes outdoors to play and learn on International Outdoor Classroom Day.Early Years Lead Teacher Emma Ryves said, “By being part of the movement,... Read more of this article

PTA Support WPS Teachers On Work To Rule

PTA Support WPS Teachers On Work To Rule

As of today [Nov 21] teachers at West Pembroke School are on ‘work to rule’, with the school’s PTA saying the “teachers are taking a stand in order to create an environment that ensures quality education for our children” and “parents are in support of the teachers’ action.” A PTA spokesperson said, “Last... Read more of this article

Video: Minister Highlights Pupillage Program

Video: Minister Highlights Pupillage Program

Attorney-General and Minister of Legal Affairs Kathy Simmons recently highlighted the opportunities afforded to Bermudians by the Ministry of Legal of Affairs Pupillage Programme saying “the Ministry of Legal Affairs is proud to be the training ground for Bermudians”. Minister Simmons said, “I am pleased to highlight the opportunities... Read more of this article

Victor Scott Primary School Honours Alumni

Victor Scott Primary School Honours Alumni

Minister of Education Diallo Rabain attended Victor Scott Primary School’s assembly as the school honoured three alumni — Valerie Williams, Savanah DeVent and MP Neville Tyrrell — for their contribution to the community. The Government posted the photos below online, and said, “The Minister of Education Diallo Rabain attended Victor... Read more of this article

Warwick Academy Celebrates ‘Art Of Books’

Warwick Academy Celebrates ‘Art Of Books’

The Warwick Academy Library recently celebrated books in print form with its 15th Book Week dedicated to “The Art of Books.” A spokesperson said, “Recent studies reveal that ebook sales are falling while sales of paper books are growing – and the shift is being driven by younger generations. The digital revolution in the field of publishing... Read more of this article

Shadow Education Minister On Middle Schools

Shadow Education Minister On Middle Schools

The Minister of Education’s “decision to finally conduct proper research into the future of middle schools was made only after blow-back from professionals working in the education industry,” according to Cole Simons. The Shadow Education Minister said that since the PLP announced the phasing out of middle schools and the introduction... Read more of this article

Dr. Duranda Greene On College Initiatives

Dr. Duranda Greene On College Initiatives

Bermuda College President Dr. Duranda Greene spoke to Hamilton Rotarians today about initiatives taking place at the College. Dr. Greene said, “This year, 2018, marked the conclusion of a 10-year Strategic Plan period that counted among its highlights; institutional accreditation till 2025; the establishment of additional academic partnerships to... Read more of this article

C.A.R.E. Learning Centre Tag Day On Nov 22

C.A.R.E. Learning Centre Tag Day On Nov 22

C.A.R.E. Learning Centre will be holding their 18th Annual Tag Day on Thursday [Nov 22] to raise funds towards the school’s scholarship fund. A spokesperson said, “C.A.R.E. Learning Centre will be holding their 18th Annual Tag Day on Thanksgiving Day, Thursday 22nd November 2018 to raise funds towards the school’s scholarship fund. Our theme is... Read more of this article