Dr. Richard Georges Is Territory’s First Poet Laureate

Friday, 20 November 2020 - 11:08am

Dr. Richard Georges is the Literary and Cultural Ambassador responsible for promoting the understanding of and appreciation for Virgin Islands history and cultural heritage through poetry.

BVI Participates In CARICOM Teacher Standards Review Workshop

Wednesday, 28 October 2020 - 5:53pm

Educators across the Territory are engaged in a five-day CARICOM Teacher Standards Review workshop as the Government of the Virgin Islands continues to build resilience in the education system.

Remarks By Honourable Natalio D. Wheatley: Enhancing Resiliency Through Educational Reform

Tuesday, 27 October 2020 - 3:55pm

Permanent Secretary in the Ministry of Education, Culture, Youth Affairs, Fisheries and Agriculture, Mrs. Carolyn Stoutt Igwe; Chief Education Officer, Mrs. Connie George; Reverend Anthony; Education Officers, Principals, Teachers, Parents, and I extend a very special welcome to Dr. Laurette Bristol, Programme Manager for Human Resource Development at the Caricom Secretariat.  I am pleased that through the wonders of technology we can still see the benefits of the sterling work being done in the region on education.

Cabinet Agrees For Schools To Reopen In Phased Approach

Thursday, 22 October 2020 - 3:43pm

Deputy Premier and Minister for Education, Culture, Youth Affairs, Fisheries and Agriculture, Dr. the Honourable Natalio D. Wheatley has announced that public schools across the Territory will be reopened in a phased approach.

Statement by Dr. The Honourable Natalio D. Wheatley: Update On The Reopening Of Schools

Thursday, 22 October 2020 - 10:35am

Good day and God’s blessings to all.  As we continue in our fight against this global pandemic, which has crippled economies across the globe and shutdown schools from the east to the west, it is important we adopt a spirit of thanksgiving for how God has kept us safe.  Our health officials have worked hard to keep up safe, and for this we are grateful.  The cooperation of the public has been key in our fight against COVID-19, and I kindly ask that we do not get weary in well-doing. Stay safe by following the protocols of wearing our masks, hand washing frequently and practicing social distancing. 

October Special Dates For 2020-2021 School Year

Wednesday, 21 October 2020 - 11:13am

The public is notified of the following special dates for education during the remainder of the month of October.

Back To School Essay Winners Announced

Monday, 19 October 2020 - 6:34pm

Junior Minister for Tourism and Territorial Member Honourable Sharie de Castro announced the winners of the 2020 Territorial Back-to-School Essay Competition that was held on Monday 19th August, 2020.

Caribbean Region To Focus On Investment In Higher Education

Monday, 19 October 2020 - 5:12pm

Premier and Minister of Finance, Honourable Andrew A. Fahie chaired the United Nations Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean (ECLAC) and the University of the West Indies (UWI) Development Partner Forum.