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April 23rd, 2014
6 Churches get ‘Roses’ for investing in VI Education

WICKHAM’S CAY, Tortola, VI – The Moorings Mariner Inn Hall was filled to its capacity last night April 22, 2014 with persons from across the wide spans of the Territory all 'dressed up' as they joined the St. George’s School – Primary Division Fund Raising Committee in honouring six churches for their investment in the education system.

April 1st, 2014
EXCLUSIVE: Foot targeting overseas training for local PO

BALSUM GHUT, Tortola, VI – Superintendent of Prisons Mr David Foot said giving the staff the confidence to do their best at Her Majesty’s prisons is the greatest challenge.

March 20th, 2014
St Georges Primary stages science fair

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – Schools in both the private and public sectors were encouraged to participate in the observances of Education Week which concluded on Saturday March 15, 2014 and this encouragement was certainly heeded by the students and teachers of the St Georges Primary School.

March 17th, 2014
Edu. Minister urges awardees to be ambassadors

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – Minister for Education and Culture Hon. Myron V. Walwyn challenged recipients of the Virgin Islands Emerging Fellows award to take note of the investments being made by the community in helping to make them a success and urged others to find opportunities to advance their goals as well.

March 11th, 2014
Xbox, iPad will grow old; education wouldn’t – Hon Myron V. Walwyn

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – Minister for Education and Culture Honourable Myron V. Walwyn has pleaded with parents to set the education of their children as priority even if this means curbing the purchasing of the gadgets of the day and the latest brands of clothing.

March 10th, 2014
Edu. system faced with ‘fierce urgency of Now’ – Hon Myron V. Walwyn

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – The observances for Education week 2014 kicked off yesterday afternoon March 9, 2014 with the Minister for Education and Culture Honourable Myron V. Walwyn quoting a phrase from the late great Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., ‘The fierce urgency of Now’.

March 9th, 2014
‘Stars in Education’ highlight in Education week 2014

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – The Stars in the education system of the Virgin Islands will be one of the main highlights in the observations of Education Week 2014.

March 5th, 2014
AOG Cornerstone wins Primary level Spelling Bee

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – Assemblies of God Cornerstone School (AGCS) emerged victorious in the finals of the 2014 Inter-school Spelling Bee Contest last evening, March 4, 2014 at the Sir Rupert Briercliffe Hall.

February 24th, 2014
High School teachers not ready – resident

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – As debate continues to flow on a proposal by government on the introduction of an additional school year at the Territory’s High Schools, one resident has taken a swipe at teachers.

February 19th, 2014
Host of changes proposed for Technical School

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – A host of changes have been proposed for the soon to be revamped BVI Technical and Vocational Institute that, among other things, seek to better prepare students for the job market in the Virgin Islands.



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