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January 3rd, 2012
“Mighty, Mighty Scatliffe” sign on school no longer!

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI [8:36 a.m.] - The “Mighty, Mighty Scatliffe” signage on the Althea Scatliffe school building is no longer as the Minister of Education and Culture Myron V. Walwyn has reportedly given a directive for the sign to be removed.

December 30th, 2011
Job fair in the works for YUR applicants

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – A job fair will be organised by the Ministry for Education and Culture for applicants in the Youth Unemployment Register (YUR) to be interviewed by potential employers, declared Hon. Myron Walwyn.

December 26th, 2011
Eslyn Henley Richiez Learning Centre to be upgraded

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI - In keeping with Government’s commitment to invest in children with special needs, the Eslyn Henley Richiez Learning Centre will be upgraded and outfitted to better help both children and caregivers.

December 23rd, 2011
Give youth Christmas gift of support- Min. Walwyn

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- Youth development in the Virgin Islands is critically important to improving the quality of life of all the young people; it is important for building a productive and sustainable Territory; and it is important for personal edification, self-growth and empowerment.

December 23rd, 2011
Youths walk away with holiday gift and smiles during cruise visit

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- According to a Government Information Service (GIS) press release, more than 100 children in the Territory walked away with broad smiles on Sunday after benefiting from a gift-giving holiday party coordinated by the Premier’s Office in collaboration with the Florida Caribbean Cruise Association (FCCA), a not-for-profit organisation comprising 14 member cruise lines serving Florida, the Caribbean and Latin America, which aims to build cooperative relationships with Caribbean destinat

December 22nd, 2011
NDP’s At Large reps will be in forefront – Hon. Walwyn pledges

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – The National Democratic Party’s (NDP) At Large Representatives will play an active role in the districts hence squashing the notion that they are a sixth finger in the political system.

December 20th, 2011
Tech Voc programme in the works for inmates

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – By the third quarter of 2012, Government will be implementing a technical and vocational skills programme for inmates to learn a certifiable trade, declared Minister for Education and Culture Myron Walwyn in the House of Assembly (HOA) on Monday December 19, 2011.

December 20th, 2011
Pass grades in public sec. schools to be reviewed

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – Minister for Education and Culture, Hon. Myron Walwyn, disclosed that an ad hoc committee has been formed “to look at standards as it relates to the examination system” at the secondary level, and it will review the grades for the past three years.

November 24th, 2011
Education Minister begins Territory-wide assessment of schools

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- As part of Government’s commitment to evaluate and improve the education system, Minister for Education and Culture Honourable Myron V. Walwyn is visiting public and private schools Territory-wide to review areas in need of assessment, a press release from Government Information Service (GIS) stated.

November 5th, 2011
Myron Walwyn: I did endorse Fraser in 2003

SEA COWS BAY, Tortola, VI – Eighth years ago, Myron Walwyn was one of Julian Fraser’s staunch supporters but now he is one of his harshest critics, because according to the At Large candidate he is a lot wiser now.

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