Training Begins For Second Cohort Of Apprentices

Thursday, 17 September 2015 - 3:45pm

Training began for fifty apprentices on Monday, September 14, in the Ministry of Education and Culture’s Apprenticeship Programme. The second cohort of apprentices will be trained in a week-long workshop at the Department of Youth Affairs and Sports under the theme: “Developing Value for Job Opportunity.”

Baseline Data Collection Begins Next Week In Primary schools

Friday, 11 September 2015 - 4:15pm

A team of persons from the Ministries of Education and Culture and Health and Social Development will be conducting baseline data collection in primary schools from September 14 as Government prepares to launch the Healthy Lifestyle School Intervention programme.

31 Students Inducted Into The TVET Apprenticeship Programme

Thursday, 10 September 2015 - 4:00pm

Thirty-one students have been inducted into the Technical/Vocational Education and Training Apprenticeship (TVET) Programme, a joint programme of the Ministry of Education and Culture and H. Lavity Stoutt Community College. The induction was held during an opening ceremony on Tuesday, September 8.

Training Continues For Apprenticeship Programme

Monday, 7 September 2015 - 4:00pm

The first cohort of participants in the Ministry of Education and Culture’s (MEC) Apprenticeship Programme is moving into its sixth month and additional training for new and old cohorts will be held through a workshop from September 14 to 18.

Alternative Secondary Education Programme Opens September 14

Friday, 4 September 2015 - 4:45pm

The Ministry of Education and Culture is inviting all instructors and students of the Alternative Secondary Education Programme to a general meeting at the Elmore Stoutt High School on Thursday, September 10 at 5:00 p.m. in Lecture Room #2.

TVET Apprenticeship Programme Registrations Ends Tomorrow

Thursday, 3 September 2015 - 10:45am

Young persons in the Virgin Islands are encouraged to register for the ninth cohort of the TVET Apprenticeship Programme for Fall 2015 as registration ends Friday, September 4.          

Register For TVET Apprenticeship Programme Today

Wednesday, 2 September 2015 - 5:15pm

The Ministry of Education and Culture is encouraging young people between the ages of 18 and 30 to register for the Fall 2015 cohort of the Technical/Vocational Education and Training Apprenticeship Programme.

Teachers Meet To Strategise Execution Of Healthy School Initiative

Tuesday, 1 September 2015 - 5:00pm

Teachers of Physical Education and Grades 2 and 3 met at a two day workshop to strategise and find effective ways to implement the ‘healthy lifestyle school intervention programme’ in schools across the Territory.

Changes Of The Dates For The Opening Of The 2015-2016 Academic School Year

Tuesday, 1 September 2015 - 3:15pm

The public is advised of the changes in the schedule for the opening of school for the 2015-2016 academic school year.  These changes are due to the interruption caused by the passage of Tropical Storm Erika with regard to the Leadership Training for Principals.

Cancellation Of The 2015 Professional Day For Educators

Friday, 28 August 2015 - 10:30am

The Ministry of Education and Culture is informing all its Principals and Teachers that the 2015 Professional Day for Educators has been cancelled.  All teachers are to report to their respective schools on Monday, 31st August, 2015, to prepare for the opening of the 2015-2016 academic school year.