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TEST OF STANDARDS AND END OF YEAR SECONDARY SCHOOLS’ COMMON EXAMINATIONS, WILL NOT BE ADMINISTERED FOR THE 2019 – 2020 ACADEMIC YEAR

Basseterre, St. Kitts, May 26, 2020 (SKNIS):Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Education, the Honourable Shawn Richards, has stated that “in order to keep students safe, and in alignment with public health guidance and physical school closures, the decision has been taken that national assessments, specifically the components of...

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TEACHERS IN ST. KITTS-NEVIS ENCOURAGED TO PLAY AN ACTIVE ROLE DURING THE COVID-19 PANDEMIC AS SCHOOLS REMAIN CLOSED

Basseterre, St. Kitts, May26, 2020 (SKNIS):Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Education, the Honourable Shawn Richards, said that teachers are expected to perform their duties to be better able to educate students as schools remain closed due to the COVID-19 Pandemic. “During this period of great educational transformation, teachers...

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ATTORNEY GENERAL SAYS THE MINISTRY OF EDUCATION WILL STUDY CAREFULLY AS TO HOW BEST TO REINTEGRATE STUDENTS INTO SCHOOLS

Basseterre, St. Kitts, April 29, 2020 (SKNIS):Attorney General and Chair of Disaster Mitigation Council, the Honourable Vincent Byron, said that the Ministry of Education will study carefully as to the best way to reintegrate students into schools. He said this during his appearance at the National Emergency Operations Center...

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SENIOR ASSISTANT SECRETARY IN MINISTRY OF EDUCATION ENCOURAGES PARENTS TO MONITOR AND SUPPORT THEIR CHILDREN’S ONLINE STUDIES

Basseterre, St. Kitts, April 22, 2020 (SKNIS):Senior Assistant Secretaryin the Ministry of Education, Dr. Tricia Esdaille, asks that parents continue to monitor and support their children as they continue with their studiesthrough virtual means because ofclosed schools due to the COVID-19 pandemic. At the “Leadership Matters” virtual forum series...

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MINISTRY OF EDUCATION ENSURES STUDENTS AND TEACHERS CAN BENEFIT FROM THE FLOW STUDY PLATFORM BY PROVIDING RESOURCES

Basseterre, St. Kitts, April 21, 2020 (SKNIS):The Ministry of Education has ensured that students and teachers are able to benefit from the Flow Study Platform being used at this time to facilitate e-learning by providing electronic devices and internet connectivity for students and teachers in need. “TheMinistry ofEducation is...

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MINISTRY OF EDUCATION MAKES PROVISIONS FOR CONTINUED EDUCATION THROUGH THE MINISTRY’S WEBSITE AND FLOW STUDY PLATFORM

Basseterre, St. Kitts, April 21, 2020 (SKNIS):Although the reopening of schools has been delayed for a period of two-weeks, the Ministry of Education has made provisions for continued education through the ministry’s website and the Flow Study Platform, says Dr. Tricia Esdaille,Senior Assistant Secretaryin the Ministry of Education during...

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