GEORGETOWN (GINA) -- As part of Government’s effort to ensure transparency and value for state funds, the Ministry of Education has been conducting a number of consultations in communities, which will benefit from new educational structures or expansions to existing ones.
KINGSTON (JIS) -- Young residents of August Town who are participating in the University of Technology’s (UTech) Teach the Youth programme, now underway in six inner city communities, are being encouraged to use education to combat poverty, and to exercise self-control to stay out of trouble.
KINGSTON (JIS) -- The Ministry of Education says it is providing most of the text books required at primary schools, and reiterates its call for parents to desist from purchasing the many books that are not necessary.
KINGSTON (JIS) -- Chief Executive Officer of e-Learning Jamaica, Avrill Crawford, says the introduction of tablet computers in schools will revolutionise teaching and learning in the public education system.
GEORGETOWN (GINA) -- The Ministry of Culture, Youth and Sport will be holding its annual summer camps across the country, and this year 7,000 youths home on two months vacation are expected to participate.
MONTEGO BAY (JIS) -- Minister of Education, Hon. Rev. Ronald Thwaites, has warned that the Ministry will dissolve school boards that are not functioning as they should.
SAN JUAN (CNM) -- De cara al inicio del curso escolar 2014-2015, el Departamento de Educación (DE) presentó los nuevos estándares académicos que regirán el proceso de enseñanza aprendizaje en las cuatro materias básicas de Español, Matemáticas, Inglés y Ciencias.