Tag Archives: Ministry of Education

SCHOOLS EARLY CLOSURE

The Ministry of Education has made it clear that schools across St Vincent the Grenadines will close this Friday March 20th, and not tomorrow as is being suggested by some persons. The decision to close schools one week ahead of the normal Easter vacation, comes against the backdrop of ongoing concern over the possible spread… Continue Reading →

SCIENCE FAIR PLANNING

Organizers of the 2019 Vinlec National Science and Technology Fair said every effort is being made to ensure that this year’s production is of the highest quality. The event is a collaborative effort of the Ministry of Education, the SVG Science Teachers’ Association, and the St. Vincent Electricity Services Limited (Vinlec). It will be held… Continue Reading →

REGISTRATION CEREMONY

The SVG School of Continuing Education was officially registered with the National Accreditation Board (NAB) during a ceremony at the Peace Memorial Hall yesterday. The Ministry of Education said its registration certifies that the institution meets certain minimum operating standards, required for the conduct of an academic provider in St. Vincent and the Grenadines. According… Continue Reading →

CONTINUING EDUCATION

The SVG School of Continuing Education will be officially registered with the National Accreditation Board (NAB) tomorrow. The Ministry of Education said its registration will certify that the institution meets certain minimum operating standards required for the conduct of an academic provider in St. Vincent and the Grenadines. Registration is a pre-accreditation status since it… Continue Reading →

KIND PROGRAMME

The KIND Programme being implemented by the Ministry of Education is celebrating its 13th anniversary this year. According to the Ministry, KIND is an acronym for Kids In Need of Direction and is a programme which emphasizes the critical relationship between home and school in facilitating positive change in student behavior. The programme has three… Continue Reading →

EDUCATION FORUM

Prime Minister Dr. Ralph Gonsalves is expected to deliver the keynote address at the opening of a two-day Educational Forum, set to take place  here next week. Some one hundred stakeholders in Education will attend the Forum, to be hosted by the Ministry of Education, in collaboration with the School of Education, University of the… Continue Reading →

PARENTS AND DYSLEXIA

An appeal has been made here, for Parents across the nation to become actively engaged in activities which are aimed at raising awareness about Dyslexia. The appeal came from President of the Rotary Club of St. Vincent, Reuben John during the opening of a two-day Dyslexia Awareness Symposium, organized by the Club in collaboration with… Continue Reading →