Tag Archives: Ministry of Education

SUCCESSFUL MINIBUS OPERATORS WORKSHOP

The Ministry of Education said it hosted a successful training session on the weekend, for local Minibus Operators. The workshop was held at the Thomas Saunders Secondary School on Sunday, with funding provided by the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) as part of the Ministry’s ongoing initiative to provide friendly spaces for children, outside the… Continue Reading →

VINLEC SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY FAIR CEREMONY

Prizes will be awarded here this week to the winners in the various categories of the 2018 VINLEC National Science and Technology Fair. The Fair was held during the month of February, under the theme Go Creative: Do Science. The display featured projects relating to Agriculture, Food Science, Computer Science and Robotics, Biology and Environmental… Continue Reading →

EARLY CHILDHOOD-AWARDS

The Early Childhood Department in the Ministry of Education hosted an Awards Ceremony at Frenches House last Friday, to recognize the contribution of Parents, Practitioners and Institutions in the Early Childhood Sub-sector. The three categories of Awards presented were: Parents Award, Best Practices Award and Practitioners Award. The Parents Award went to the Parents who… Continue Reading →

CARIBBEAN PRIMARY EXIT ASSESSMENT RESULTS

Christian Aaron Gieowarsingh The Kingstown Preparatory School is the top performer in the 2018 Caribbean Primary Exit Assessment, CPEA Exam. A release from the Ministry of Education says Christian had the highest average score of 95-percent. Makaya Shonika Gumbs of the Georgetown Government School took the second position, with an average of 94.20-percent. The Ministry… Continue Reading →

PRIMARY SCHOOLS’ NATIONAL MATH QUIZ

Nine schools will vie for the title of Math Champion as the Primary Schools’ National Math Quiz concludes today at the Peace Memorial Hall. The Nine schools: Barrouallie Anglican, C.W.Prescod Primary, Calliaqua Anglican, Cane End Government, Canouan Primary, Diamond Government, Fancy Government, Paget Farm Primary and Spring Village Methodist, outscored their rivals across nine zones… Continue Reading →

Caribbean Primary Exit Assessment 2018

Today is the day when one thousand, Eight hundred and Forty-Six Grade Six pupils will sit the Caribbean Primary Exit Assessment, CPEA, at seventeen Centres throughout St. Vincent and the Grenadines. The Ministry of Education says 940 females and 906 males are registered for the examination which is administered by the Caribbean Examinations Council for… Continue Reading →

EDUCATION AND DISABILITIES

The Curriculum Development Unit in the Ministry of Education said efforts are being made to provide the necessary training for teachers as part of the government’s thrust towards Inclusive Education. Representative of the Special Needs Department in the Ministry of Education, Netta Tomas said Teachers are encouraged to seek training in this area as well… Continue Reading →