Two retire from Princess Margaret

11 December 2014

TWO STALWARTS who gave sterling service to the education system in Barbados were singled out for praise and rewarded at a ceremony this morning. Read More


Students given tips on abstinence

11 December 2014

WHEN YOU ARE abstaining from sex, you should avoid kissing and any kind of activity that could lead to sexual intercourse. Read More


Head: Review cell ban

11 December 2014

THE BAN ON cellphones in schools is outdated and needs to be reviewed, according to a secondary school principal. Read More


QC principal warns govt

11 December 2014

THE PRINCIPAL of Queen’s College has advised Government not to strip the schools’ curricula of most subjects in a bid to emphasise technology ... Read More


IDB pleased with implementation of CBTF

10 December 2014

EDUCATION LEAD SPECIALIST with the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB), Dr Sabine Reible-Aubourg, is pleased with the progress made thus far by Barbados . . . Read More


Cell phone ban outdated, says principal

10 December 2014

THE BAN ON cell phones in schools is outdated. Read More


Barbados and India talk cooperation

09 December 2014

WAYS IN WHICH this country and India could cooperate were high on the agenda recently . . . Read More


Need for literacy skills in all areas

09 December 2014

STUDENTS TODAY need to learn and practise a whole set of complex reading, writing and language skills to handle the variety of texts they will encounter . . . Read More


Schools to break for Christmas

09 December 2014

PUBLIC SCHOOLS will close for the Christmas holidays this week. Read More

Raphael Jordan at Airport

Student back home for surgery

09 December 2014

BATTERED ATHLETE Raphael Jordan is back home hoping to have surgery on his left eye. He is expecting to have that operation later this week. Read More



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