Students who participated in the 2015 National Science and Technology fair, were yesterday rewarded for their efforts. The winning students were yesterday awarded at a ceremony held at the Methodist Church Hall in their honour. In giving remarks, President of the St. Vincent and the Grenadines Science Teachers Association Juanita Hunte-King said that while she… Continue Reading →
The Fair is organized by the Ministry of Education, the SVG Science Teachers Association and the St. Vincent Electricity Services Limited VINLEC. A variety of displays from students throughout the country will be featured at this year’s fair. The launching ceremony takes place at the Curriculum Unit Conference Room at ten this morning.
The National Telecommunications Regulatory Commission (NTRC) is currently holding a series of visits to Schools across the country to advocate for more use of technology. Universal Service Fund (USF) Project Officer at the NTRC, Shanka Edwards tells NBC News thus far the program has been very successful. Miss Edwards said they are also using the… Continue Reading →
A three-month course in Information Technology culminates this afternoon with a Graduation Ceremony, hosted by Zone 5 of the Adult and Continuing Education in the Ministry of Education. The successful participants are receiving their certificates at the ceremony, which is being held at the Doris McKie Learning Resource Centre at Upper Cane Hall. Addresses will… Continue Reading →
Education Officer with responsibility for Information and Communication Technology, ICT, Chanyatt Ramsamooj says the Ministry of Education will continue to push for greater integration of ICT in the schools’ curriculum. Mrs. Ramsamooj, gave this commitment, as she discussed the use of ICT in education during NBC’s Views On Issues programme on Sunday. The discussion focused… Continue Reading →
Senior Education Officer, Aldia Gumbs-Dyer, said efforts must be made to ensure the proper use of Information and Communication Technology (ICT) by the nation’s youth. She was speaking at this morning’s start of a one-day workshop, dubbed the “EZ Learning Workshop”, which forms part of a series of Professional Development Sessions aimed at improving the… Continue Reading →
A new element will be introduced to the Annual Science Technology Engineering and Mathematics or STEM Summer Camp, held at the St. Martin’s Secondary School. Director of the programme Petrus Gumbs says the programme is designed to assist students in enhancing their knowledge of technology, and to prepare them for the Caribbean Secondary Education Certificate… Continue Reading →