Two to one

09 November 2014

Officials at the Barbados Community College are scratching their heads over how to encourage more young men to enter the institution as figures continue to show females outnumbering males by more than two to one. Read More


Community College needs funds

09 November 2014

The Barbados Community College (BCC) is looking for "a substantial injection of funds". Read More


Canadian study interest

08 November 2014

SCORES of Barbadian high school students today got a clear picture of college and university study options and funding possibilities in Canada. Read More


BUT is not letting up

08 November 2014

The Barbados Union of Teachers (BUT) does not intend to let up on the two festering issues engaging their attention. Read More


11-Plus meetings start next month

07 November 2014

PARENTS AND GUARDIANS of children who will be taking the 2015 Barbados Secondary Schools’ Entrance Examination (BSSEE) are being encouraged to attend at least one session in a series of town hall meetings which begins on December 10. Read More


Teachers, union in talks

07 November 2014

ALMA PARRIS MEMORIAL Secondary School is without its full complement of teachers for the second time this week. Read More


Take action

06 November 2014

REIN IN PRINCIPALS Jeff Broomes and Valdez Francis and avoid greater teacher dissatisfaction at their schools. Read More


NATION newscast November 5, 2014

05 November 2014

In today’s headlines: Alma Parris School is in chaos, teachers say, as they stay away from the classroom. Read More


'Chaos' at Alma Parris

05 November 2014

THE BARBADOS UNION OF TEACHERS today urged the Ministry of Education to work to bring peace and order to the Alma Parris Memorial Secondary School. Read More


Three get John Wickham scholarships

05 November 2014

THE JOHN WICKHAN scholarship for Literature 2014 was awarded to three students of the Barbados Community College in a brief ceremony in the College’s conference room this morning. Read More



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