Short-Term Action Plan For Cow Itch Problem

Sheena Forde Top Stories

A short-term action plan has been devised and will be implemented starting tomorrow to address the cow itch situation at Blackman and Gollop Primary School. During discussions this morning at the Staple Grove, Christ Church school, Minister of Environment and National Beautification, Trevor Prescod, and Acting Minister of Education, Technological and Vocational Training, Senator Lucille Moe, agreed that the cow …

SJPI Accreditation By 2020

Melissa Rollock Top Stories

The Ministry of Education, Technological and Vocational Training (METVT) is pushing ahead to ensure that the Samuel Jackman Prescod Institute of Technology (SJPI) becomes an accredited educational institution by the year 2020. Acting Minister of Education, Senator Lucille Moe, said the METVT had a “vested interest” in moving the Institution, along with all the other tertiary institutions under its ambit, …

Innovative Strategies Needed In Higher Education

Melissa Rollock Top Stories

Acting Minister of Education, Technological and Vocational Training, Senator Lucille Moe, has praised the contribution of the island’s post-secondary institutions to the country’s human resource capital. However, she emphasized that further strides needed to be made to ensure that the quality of Barbados’ education system produces critical thinking decision makers who could contribute to “building a nation that is economically …