Wednesday, January 26, 2022

Education

Back to school shopping tips issued to parents

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(Observer) The annual back to school shopping season, second only to Christmas in terms of consumer spending, has been thrown into uncertainty as parents and...

Education Director confirms that teachers will shoulder responsibility for monitoring students when schools reopen

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(Real News) The Ministry of Education admits that teachers will have to carry a great responsibility for monitoring students when schools reopen in September. During Wednesday’s...

Building a reliable platform for primary schools’ online learning will take more than one...

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(Real News) Information and Technology Minister Melford Nicholas says it will take some time before primary schools are properly equipped with the broadband technology that...

Prices & Consumer Affairs advocates for safe back-to-school shopping

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(Pointe Xpress) Now that the dates for the new school year have been announced, parents have expressed concerns about safety and health protocols for the...

Survey finds not all students received online instruction or printed material

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(Observer) The results of a recent needs assessment survey conducted within the school population in Antigua and Barbuda show that many students were not receiving...

Public Urged to Claim Vouchers as School Uniform Grant Programme Nears Completion

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(ANR) Coordinators of the School Uniform Grant Programme are appealing to parents and guardians to claim SUGP vouchers for which they would have registered. With two...

Teacher expresses concerns about back-to-school plans and calls for additional pay for additional responsibilities

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(REAL News) Even as the Ministry of Education was holding a press conference yesterday, August 12, to roll out health and safety procedures for the...

UWI Student Guild President Reflects On Academic Year

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(ABS TV) It’s been just under a year since the historic establishment of the fourth landed campus of the University of the West Indies. This evening,...

Help for parents wishing to homeschool children

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The Education Ministry says it is prepared to assist parents, guardians and students in the new-look academic year, with the facilitation of homeschooling. Many families...

Education Minister Commits to Safe Environment for Students

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(ANR) Minister of Education, Science and Technology Michael Browne is assuring the general public that everything will be done to create a safe environment for...