Education

The Governor General Welcomes Students and Teacher so Uriah McPhee Primary School

September 25, 2018

Grade 6 students and teachers of Uriah McPhee Primary School called upon Governor General Her Excellency the Most Hon. Dame Marguerite Pindling at Government...

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BTVI Strengthens City and Guild's Internal Framework
BTVI Strengthens City and Guild's Internal Framework

September 24, 2018

Twenty seven persons from The Bahamas Technical and Vocational Institute (BTVI) were recently in training sessions that focused on City and Guilds’ assessment and quality assurance...

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Mingoes soccer side competitive during weekend tour in Florida
Mingoes soccer side competitive during weekend tour in Florida

September 18, 2018

The UB Mingoes men’s soccer team scored a goal, created many opportunities along with some brilliant defensive plays during the weekend tour in Florida but still lost matches to Florida College and Johnson University...

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Education Minister Praises Commonwealth Bank, Stresses Role of Parents in Education
Education Minister Praises Commonwealth Bank, Stresses Role of Parents in Education

September 15, 2018

Education Minister Jeffrey Lloyd used a parenting forum to issue a public thank you to Commonwealth Bank for its “extraordinary” support to education and to tell parents that the role they play in their child’s education cannot be overstated...

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Prime Minister Plants Tree at Gambier Primary School

September 14, 2018

Dr. the Hon. Hubert A. Minnis, Prime Minister of the Commonwealth of The Bahamas participated in a Tree Planting of the National Flower, the Yellow Elder, at Gambier Primary Schools...

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BTVI student among small business grant winners
BTVI student among small business grant winners

September 13, 2018

A student of The Bahamas Technical and Vocational Education Training Institute (BTVI) in Grand Bahama is among 14 individuals awarded grants by the government for up to $5,000 to start businesses...

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Kiwanis Club of Over the Hill Ain in Family Islander's Education
Kiwanis Club of Over the Hill Ain in Family Islander's Education

September 12, 2018

The Kiwanis Club of Over the Hill recently made a scholarship donation of $2,000 for a family island student to attend the Bahamas Technical and Vocational Institute (BTVI)...

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BTVI Students Collect Scholarship Letters

September 11, 2018

With assistance from the Bahamas Government, education at the Bahamas Technical and Vocational Institute (BTVI) has become broadly accessible...

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Investigation of Presumed Beating
Investigation of Presumed Beating

September 07, 2018

The Ministry of Education’s attention is drawn to an image circulating in social media of what appears to be a child’s exposed buttocks with a caption that indicated a presumed beating of the child at one of our Public Junior High Schools...

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Student's beating: Police to investigate
Student's beating: Police to investigate

September 07, 2018

POLICE and the Ministry of Education are investigating an incident at a public school where a boy was allegedly beaten by an administrator...

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Probe into union boss Wilson 'far from over'
Probe into union boss Wilson 'far from over'

September 06, 2018

THE string of allegations levelled against President of the Bahamas Union of Teachers Belinda Wilson over her conduct at the helm of the organisation have not dissipated, according to its Secretary General Don Musgrove...

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Teachers left in limbo with no schools
Teachers left in limbo with no schools

September 05, 2018

DESPITE the fact that a significant number of new teachers are still awaiting confirmation, three days into the new school year the ongoing teacher shortage continues...

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A Day on the Links to Raise Funds to Support First Generation UB Students
A Day on the Links to Raise Funds to Support First Generation UB Students

September 04, 2018

UB’s Inaugural President’s Golf Classic and Spa Day at Baha Mar...University of The Bahamas (UB) has forged a partnership with the Baha Mar Resort Foundation to host a day on the links to raise funding for first-generation university students and grow the university’s...

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PM Minnis viewed the State of Rum Cay All Age-School, Damaged by Fire

September 04, 2018

At Rum Cay All-Age School today, September 3, 2018 for a full assessment on the recent fire at the school on Saturday, September 1, 2018, Prime Minister Dr. The Hon. Hubert Minnis...

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Prime Minister visits Family Island Schools on Opening Day

September 04, 2018

Prime Minister, Dr. the Hon. Hubert Minnis, paid a visit to schools on the Islands of Exuma and San Salvador on the first day of school, Monday, September 3. The Prime Minister toured the campuses of L.N. Coakley High School in Exuma...

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Minister Thompson joins GB primary school students on campus during first day of school

September 04, 2018

Minister of State for Grand Bahama, Senator Kwasi Thompson was up early on Monday morning and fought his way through heavy traffic to get a first-hand view of how students at the Walter Parker Primary School were settling in on the first day of school...

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Ministry of Education National Examinations BJC BGCSE
Ministry of Education National Examinations BJC & BGCSE

September 04, 2018

Ministry of Education National Examinations...

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Ministry of Education and BTC Sign Contract for Public School Technological Upgrade

September 04, 2018

The Hon. Jeffrey Lloyd, Minister of Education, said "students and teachers throughout The Bahamas will benefit from equal access to modern technology," during a press conference announcing the signing of a five-year technology...

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School mourns for lost star students
School mourns for lost star students

September 04, 2018

IT was a sombre first day back to school yesterday for the students and teachers at Jack Hayward High School in Grand Bahama as they mourned two students killed in a weekend accident...

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Exam passes down again
Exam passes down again

September 04, 2018

STUDENTS who took the Bahamas General Certificate of Secondary Education (BGCSE) examinations performed marginally worse this year in comparison with those who took the national tests in 2017...

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