ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- Mayowa Williams, a student at Valley Day School in Virgin Gorda, was chosen as this year’s recipient of the BVI Reading Council’s (BVIRC) 2015 Literacy Award after overcoming learning difficulties and challenges with reading.
BAUGHERS BAY, Tortola VI – In celebration of this year’s Virgin Islands Culture Week, which is being observed under the theme: ‘Remembering the Legends of Virgin Islands Music: Our Treasures’, the staff and Parents/Teachers Association (PTA) of the Alexandrina Maduro Primary School (AMPS) presented their students and visitors with jubilant array of activities on Wednesday, November 18, 2015.
ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- The Ministry of Education and Culture, the Ministry headed by the controversial Hon Myron V. Walwyn, has claimed it could not execute many of its programmes in 2013 because it “encountered financial constraints.”
SEA COWS BAY, Tortola, VI – The Ebenezer Thomas Primary School today November 12, 2015 held its annual cultural celebration under the theme ‘Remembering the Legends of VI Music, Our Treasure’ which paid tribute to the territory’s rich fungi music heritage.
CAPOONS BAY, Tortola, VI - Dr Marjorie Yee-Sing of Toastmasters International Branch BVI spoke to First District youth on the importance of public speaking and urged them to use this tool to be able to learn of the success of others, which they could transfer into their own lives.
ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – Commencing this Sunday November 8, 2015, Toastmasters International, Tortola, will be enhancing the development of First District Youth on leadership in a number of areas.
ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – At 6 years of age she is already a heroine having bravely battled cancer. Nevertheless, Aviyah N. A. Ottley had the honour of being portrayed as the main character in a personalised storybook ‘The Ballerina Princess’ by Patti Boucher.
ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI - Childhood storybook characters came alive today October 30, 2015 when the Early Childhood Unit of the Department of Education hosted the second “Stories on Parade” and “Stories through Drama” to promote literacy for young children.
ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – Parents with children at several public schools across the territory have been complaining that there is a shortage of general supplies as the Department of Education is allegedly out of money at this time.
ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI - Governor of the United States Virgin Islands (USVI), His Excellency Kenneth E. Mapp has announced a $500,000 educational venture for high school students of the US Virgin Islands, [British] Virgin Islands and Puerto Rico, which he said is necessary for the younger generation to become familiar with the similarities shared among the three territories.