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Applications Open For BHB Summer Jobs

Applications Open For BHB Summer Jobs

Bermuda Hospitals Board has announced the opening of applications for Summer 2024, welcoming Bermudian university/college students, especially those in specified fields. A spokesperson said, “Bermuda Hospitals Board welcomes applicants for Summer 2024! Bermuda Hospitals Board is dedicated to ensuring the highest quality healthcare through service,... Read more of this article

‘Think Like An Entrepreneur’ Starts On Feb 7

‘Think Like An Entrepreneur’ Starts On Feb 7

The ‘Think Like an Entrepreneur’ course by BEDC, which aims to teach budding entrepreneurs essential skills, is set to begin on February 7th, 2024. A spokesperson said, “Don’t miss your chance to sign up for ‘an educational opportunity not to be missed!’ Think Like an Entrepreneur, an in-depth course with the aim of teaching... Read more of this article

“Unprecedented Low Of 8,470 Students”

“Unprecedented Low Of 8,470 Students”

“Total school enrolment decreased by 3% year-over-year to an unprecedented low of 8,470 students,” according to the recently released Bermuda Digest of Statistics 2023. The document said, “Females comprised 49% of the public school system, 52% of private school pupils and 58% of Bermuda College students. “Enrolment for Government... Read more of this article

Nazareth University’s Bermuda Partnership

Nazareth University’s Bermuda Partnership

The US Consulate in Hamilton highlighted the collaboration between Nazareth University in Rochester, New York, and Bermuda, as the university personally delivered acceptance letters to nearly a dozen Bermudian students. A US Consulate spokesperson said, “Nearly a dozen students in Bermuda recently received their acceptance letters to Nazareth... Read more of this article

Mount Saint Agnes To Host Information Session

Mount Saint Agnes To Host Information Session

Mount Saint Agnes Academy is scheduled to conduct an Information Session on Thursday, January 18th at 5:30pm. A spokesperson said, “Mount Saint Agnes Academy will be holding an Information Session on Thursday, January 18th at 5:30pm. This Information session will provide information on all grades, from our Early Learning Program to Grade 12. During... Read more of this article

Francis Patton School To Resume On Tuesday

Francis Patton School To Resume On Tuesday

Francis Patton Primary School was temporarily closed today due to an electrical fire yesterday afternoon in the school’s IT cabinet and transformer room, and the school will resume normal operations tomorrow [Jan 16]. A Government spokesperson said, “The Department of Education has advised of the temporary closure of Francis Patton Primary... Read more of this article

Bermuda College Signs MoU With AES

Bermuda College Signs MoU With AES

Bermuda College has unveiled a new collaboration with the Adult Education School [AES] with both organisations to “assist students in transitioning seamlessly into College-level courses.” A spokesperson said, “Bermuda College has announced a new partnership that will support student readiness for tertiary learning. “In a process... Read more of this article

BILTIR Summer Student Internship Program

BILTIR Summer Student Internship Program

Bermuda International Long Term Insurers and Reinsurers [BILTIR] is encouraging young Bermudians who are interested in a career in the life and annuities industry to apply for its annual summer internship programme. A spokesperson said, “The internship programme is now open for applications from Bermudian university or college students who are... Read more of this article

Information Commissioner Issues Two Decisions

Information Commissioner Issues Two Decisions

The Information Commissioner issued two decisions regarding the Department of Child and Family Services and Ministry of Education Headquarters. A spokesperson said, “On 29 December 2023, Information Commissioner Gitanjali Gutierrez issued Decision 54/2023, Department of Child and Family Services and Decision 55/2023, Ministry of Education Headquarters. “In... Read more of this article

Mirrors Announces Workshop With Quantum

Mirrors Announces Workshop With Quantum

The Mirrors Programme  in collaboration with Quantum Learning Global, will presents the 2024 SuperCamp Junior Forum and an exclusive workshop tailored for educators and youth workers. A spokesperson said, “These initiatives aim to empower young minds and equip professionals with innovative strategies for youth development. “The SuperCamp... Read more of this article

Mirrors Partners With Success Academy

Mirrors Partners With Success Academy

The Mirrors Programme announced a collaborative partnership with Success Academy, noting that “Success Academy has been actively volunteering in the Mirrors Programme’s Field of Learning Garden and will continue to do so on a weekly basis as part of a tailored curriculum designed especially for them.” “We are thrilled to welcome... Read more of this article

TLF Opens 2024 Internship Program Applications

TLF Opens 2024 Internship Program Applications

The Technology Leadership Forum [TLF] announced the opening of applications for the 2024 TLF IT Mentoring Internship Program. A spokesperson said, “This prestigious program is aimed at addressing the ever-increasing challenges in the recruitment, development, and retention of high-quality staff within the technology industry. “The Technology... Read more of this article

Minister David Burch Applauds SDP Graduates

Minister David Burch Applauds SDP Graduates

Minister of Public Works Lt/Col David Burch expressed “immense pleasure” at the Skills Development Programme [SDP] recognition and awards ceremony, highlighting the accomplishments of the fourteen participants and three summer students in completing the programme’s ninth cohort. Minister Burch said, “Good morning, ladies and... Read more of this article

15 Teachers Finish Lead Practitioner Programme

15 Teachers Finish Lead Practitioner Programme

A cohort of 15 Bermuda Public School Math Teachers have been recognized for completing a professional development programme. A Government spokesperson said, “Lead Practitioner [LP] accreditation is a professional learning process that drives improvement by building a culture of evidence-informed teaching and learning. Educators are accredited... Read more of this article

CedarBridge Launch Extended Reality Program

CedarBridge Launch Extended Reality Program

[Written by Tajer Basden] This year, CedarBridge Academy has been elevating its learning environment, with the launch of its Extended Reality [XR] Program. This program consists of a combination of Virtual Reality [VR] and Augmented Reality [AR] programming and technology. The launch of this program was initiated by the CedarBridge Academy School Transformation... Read more of this article

Ministry Organizes Signature Discovery Days

Ministry Organizes Signature Discovery Days

In September, the Ministry of Education’s Education Reform Unit [ERU] held a Signature Discovery Days event and they said the “event was an overwhelming success because of the local community and business partner’s support.” LeVar Bassett, ERU Team Leader for Personalized Learning Capability & Learning Partnerships said, “Signature... Read more of this article