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May 20th, 2015
UWI Open Campus gives 2nd chance @ earning degree

PARAQUITA BAY, Tortola, VI - The University of the West Indies (UWI) through its Open University programmes across the region and right here in the Virgin Islands is making it possible for persons, who because of work and family commitments might have missed the train to higher education, to have a second chance.

May 17th, 2015
‘We’ll make early childhood education a priority’ – Dr Karl Dawson

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – Last evening May 16, 2015, Dr Karl Dawson, President of the H. Lavity Stoutt Community College, officially launched his At Large candidacy under the Virgin Islands Party banner, giving a commitment to look at education policies surrounding early childhood education to set a foundation for a brighter future of the territory.

May 14th, 2015
Anegada parents want details about ‘school board’

THE SETTLEMENT, Anegada, VI – Several parents of students attending the Claudia Creque Educational Centre on Anegada say they are not prepared to have a school board thrown at them without proper consultation and selection of persons to sit on it.

May 13th, 2015
High school students on Anegada shine @ Science Fair

THE SETTLEMENT, Anegada, VI – After all the things that have been putting a damper on the image of the Claudia Creque Educational Centre at Anegada recently, the school rebounded well with a successful mini science fair and exhibition yesterday, May 12, 2015.

May 11th, 2015
SPECIAL FEATURE: Cheyenne N. Smith & Makaio Garrin– STGSS students of the Month

PALESTINA, Tortola, VI- There was no way the two students of the St George’s Secondary School being recognised for the month of April could have been separated and as such the coordinators and selectors have submitted both Cheyenne N. Smith and Makaio Garrin for this Virgin Islands News Online’s special feature.

May 8th, 2015
Some parents unable to give children school lunch- FSN

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – The Althea Scatliffe Primary School (ASPS) today May 8, 2015 made a sizeable donation of food items to the Family Support Network (FSN), having felt compelled to give since the school itself has been the recipient of gifts out of the kindness of persons.

May 8th, 2015
Students being made to sit in lobby @ Anegada school

THE SETTLEMENT, Anegada, VI – Virgin Islands News Online was able to witness firsthand the struggles of a teacher and her Integrated Science students at the Claudia Creque Educational Centre on Anegada, Virgin Islands (VI) as for them science class meant sitting out in the lobby every day.

May 1st, 2015
This Week We Feature Young Professional Kimberly M. George

By N. Johann Earle

To become a Principal is her ultimate goal as she has a love for educating young minds. She is Kimberly M. George and she is a teacher attached to the Bregado Flax Educational Centre and one of the few women involved in Mentoring Anointed Leaders Everywhere (M.A.L.E.).

April 30th, 2015
UPDATE: FB poster was referring to VG library

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – Following our publication of an article which detailed allegations by a Facebook user regarding use of internet facilities and printing of research material, it has been made clear to this news site that the person was making reference to the public library in Virgin Gorda and not Road Town.

April 25th, 2015
'More library hours needed'- Douglas Wheatley

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- As the Virgin Islands wrapped up Library Week 2015 observances, radio talk show host Douglas Wheatley called for more library hours to facilitate the working public.

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