Maria Holder Nursery School Opens

Joy-Ann Gill Top Stories

Another state-of-the-art school has officially opened, with Education Minister Ronald Jones lauding the generosity of The Maria Holder Memorial Trust and extolling the strides made in early childhood education since the1960s. Maria Holder Nursery School, Oldbury, as it is called, currently houses 72 pupils, a figure which is expected to move to 90 come January. Its presence has now brought …

Teachers & Partners Lauded By Minister

Joy-Ann Gill Top Stories

The dedication shown by this island’s teachers and those who partner with Government to meet the educational needs of students has not gone unnoticed. This was made clear last Saturday night as Education Minister, Ronald Jones, addressed the graduation ceremony for 60 teachers who undertook studies leading to either the MSc. in Education in Early Childhood Settings or a postgraduate …

Sixty Teachers To Graduate From Wheelock College

Joy-Ann Gill Ministry News

Early childhood education in Barbados will be given a boost when 60 teachers graduate this weekend from Wheelock College, Boston with either a postgraduate certification in Early Childhood Education or the MSc. in Education in Early Childhood Settings. The ceremony will take place in the auditorium of the Derrick Smith Vocational School & Centre, on Sunday, October 14, at 6:00 …

One Nursery Opened, Another Soon

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Prime Minister Freundel Stuart officially opening the Maria Holder Nursery School at Church Hill, Christ Church today. (B.Hinds/BGIS) Early Childhood Education in Barbados has been given a boost with the official opening of the Maria Holder Nursery School at Church Hill, Christ Church, and it will be further enhanced when another nursery school opens at Oldbury, St. Philip, later this …