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Column: Senator Jason Hayward On Education

Column: Senator Jason Hayward On Education

[Opinion column written by Junior Minister of Education Senator Jason Hayward] As the government seeks to grow and diversify our economy, we must ensure that our youth have every opportunity to be full participants in the economy of today and tomorrow’s Bermuda. Whether it is ensuring the education systems has the resources to be effective, expanding... Read more of this article

West Pembroke Teachers End Work To Rule

West Pembroke Teachers End Work To Rule

The Principal of West Pembroke has confirmed with Commissioner Kalmar Richards, that West Pembroke staff “ended their work to rule on January 3, 2019,” the Ministry of Education said. “Towards the end of November 2018, West Pembroke staff identified staffing for special needs students, Standards-Based grading and technology as the... Read more of this article

Photos: Students Join In Anti-Violence Campaign

Photos: Students Join In Anti-Violence Campaign

In support of the “Bermuda Wears Red anti-violence campaign”, Somersfield Academy students wore red to school today [Jan 21]. A group of students from both the Children’s House, Primary and Secondary Divisions ring a bell at approximately 2.00 p.m. at the school’s Peace Pole. Carlos Symonds, Head of School, said: “Our diverse Somersfield... Read more of this article

Education Minister Visits STEM Class At Sandys

Education Minister Visits STEM Class At Sandys

Students at Sandys Secondary Middle School shared their work with the Minister of Education Diallo Rabain during a visit to observe the delivery of the STEM curriculum in the M3 Design and Technology and the M1 class.Minister Rabain observed the M1 students building solar-powered cars that on completion the students will calculate the changes in the... Read more of this article

Cabinet Office Student Internship Programme

Cabinet Office Student Internship Programme

A new programme will see students assigned to the Cabinet Office, overseas offices as well as joining the Bermuda delegation at the Heads of Government meeting of Caricom, Premier David Burt announced, adding that “these programmes are investments in the future of Bermuda.” Speaking at a press conference yesterday, Premier Burt said, “In... Read more of this article

Students Honour Dr. Martin Luther King Jr

Students Honour Dr. Martin Luther King Jr

[Written by Patrick Bean] The innocence and vibrancy of youth rang out from containment in the west to all points beyond as students of Dalton E. Tucker went to the Sandys Maxi Mart parking lot in peaceful and reverent respect to a pioneer, freedom fighter, activist, and legend in the battle for equality, Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Combining in song... Read more of this article

Jan 16: BHS To Host Free Parenting Presentation

Jan 16: BHS To Host Free Parenting Presentation

BHS said they are pleased to welcome back Deana Puccio from The Rap Project, and invited the public to attend her parent presentation tomorrow evening, January 16th from 7pm – 8:30pm. “Deana Puccio has extensive experience through her personal career as a former Assistant District Attorney from New York City and her work in the Sex Crimes/Special... Read more of this article

Column: Shared Goals That Benefit Our Children

Column: Shared Goals That Benefit Our Children

[Opinion column written by MP Michael Weeks] “Fix the problem, not the blame.” ~ Japanese Proverb With the new year only a few days old, for many of us it is a time for reflection and the opportunity to take a new approach in our lives; a new approach that benefits ourselves and those we love. If we genuinely love Bermuda, we must reflect on whether... Read more of this article

Video: Minister Diallo Rabain Press Conference

Video: Minister Diallo Rabain Press Conference

[Updated] Minister of Education Diallo Rabain is holding a press conference this morning [Jan 14] regarding the new Board of Education. We will have additional coverage later on and in the meantime the live video is below. Update: The live broadcast has concluded and the 16-minute replay is belowUpdate 4.10pm: Minister of Education Diallo Rabain’s... Read more of this article

Ascendant Summer Student Programme

Ascendant Summer Student Programme

Ascendant Group Limited is inviting college and university students to apply for internships in its Summer Student Programme. As the parent company for BELCO, AIRCARE, iFM, and iEPC, Ascendant is able to offer the selected students a variety of experiences throughout the Group. Ascendant’s Interim VP of Human Resources, LaKeitha Cunningham, stated,... Read more of this article

IMA Car Wash & Bake Sale Fundraiser On Jan 12

IMA Car Wash & Bake Sale Fundraiser On Jan 12

Impact Mentoring Academy will be hosting their Car Wash and Bake Sale Fundraiser event on Saturday [Jan 12] from 9.00am to 1.00pm at the Old Berkeley parking lot, with all proceeds set to go towards the PTA initiatives. Related StoriesImpact Academy Students Return From Haiti Media Maven Donates Services To School Impact Mentoring Academy... Read more of this article

Ministers: Student Health Rumour Is Not True

Ministers: Student Health Rumour Is Not True

The Ministries of Education and Health said they are “aware of a rumour that is currently circulating regarding a number of students” at one local school purportedly being tested for a sexually transmitted infections, specifically HIV, and noted that the rumour is not true. This follows after rumours spread, including a widely circulated... Read more of this article

New Partnership For Students To Study Overseas

New Partnership For Students To Study Overseas

A new partnership between Future Leaders Bermuda and a global boarding school will see a number of Bermudian middle and high school students travel abroad over summer to study leadership and entrepreneurship on an annual basis. Future Leaders Bermuda – the organisation behind the Future Leaders Programme – announced that the partnership will offer... Read more of this article