The U.S. Virgin Islands is one of five inhabited insular areas of the United States, along with American Samoa, Guam, Northern Mariana Islands, and Puerto Rico. The territory comprises a number of islands including St. Croix, St. John, St. Thomas and Water Island. The eastern islands form the British territory, and the Spanish Puerto Rican Virgin Islands are to the west.
BVI educators urged to inspire one another
Educators across the British Virgin Islands were encouraged to keep inspiring ... as they continue to live, work, teach and learn amid COVID-19. ?I cannot tell you when things are going to ...
Publ.Date : Tue, 31 Aug 2021 02:56:00 GMT
New College Scholarship Available For St. John Students
The scholarship honors Noble Samuel, a Ranger in Virgin Islands National Park, and offers $2,500 per semester.
Publ.Date : Wed, 15 Sep 2021 07:42:00 GMT
How do you teach 9/11 to students too young to remember? Educators tell how they make it real
We talked to educators around the region ? some whose own lives permanently changed course because of 9/11 ? about the ways they bring resonance to the events from 2001, how their teaching may have ...
Publ.Date : Fri, 10 Sep 2021 00:22:00 GMT
Last call for teachers and principals in Eastern Caribbean countries
The regional survey launched by SUMMA, has entered its last phase with the call for Eastern Caribbean teachers and principals to answer it.
Publ.Date : Thu, 09 Sep 2021 14:57:00 GMT
Berry-Benjamin Hosts Governor Bryan On School Tours On First Day Of Classes
Virgin Islands Department of Education Commissioner Racquel Berry-Benjamin hosted Governor Albert Bryan on a tour of four schools?Ricardo Richards Elementary and Lew Muckle Elementary on St. Croix, ...
Publ.Date : Sun, 12 Sep 2021 12:28:00 GMT
A special Caribbean friendliness
The Caribbean region is overtly blessed with a wide variety of peoples, languages, cultures and islands. Some small islands such as Saba and Sint Eustatius have populations of less than 2,000 ...
Publ.Date : Fri, 10 Sep 2021 03:00:00 GMT
Annie Robinson, profound educator, celebrates 101st birthday
I invited Ms. Annie P. Robinson, a profound educator, who was also my first-grade teacher at Highland Elementary School. She immediately stated that she would be honored to attend the luncheon. This ...
Publ.Date : Thu, 16 Sep 2021 14:25:24 GMT
NSF awards FIU, partners $4M to expand national high school engineering program
Engineering For US All provides a curriculum for high school students to learn engineering principles, while training their educators on how to teach the specialized coursework.
Publ.Date : Thu, 16 Sep 2021 09:00:00 GMT
Make English Truly a World Language
The Caribbean Sea encompasses over 7,000 islands, including the famous tourist destinations of Trinidad and Tobago, Jamaica, and Barbados. Taken all together, the Caribbean islands, sometimes referred ...
Publ.Date : Tue, 14 Sep 2021 18:20:00 GMT
Bradenton urban farmer teaches how to grow organic, fertilizer-free food
Tru Farm has been nominated for the 2021 Small Business of the Year award by the Chamber of Commerce and is hoping the exposure helps the expanding business.
Publ.Date : Wed, 08 Sep 2021 07:15:00 GMT
Mizoram?s balancing act with palm oil?s ecological impact and economic benefits
The first instances of palm oil plantations in Mizoram were recorded at Thingdawl in Kolasib and Rotlang in Lunglei districts as early as 1999-2000.
Publ.Date : Mon, 13 Sep 2021 03:17:00 GMT
3rd Grade Teacher uses Special Desk to keep Kids Focused
Erin Johnston, a 3rd grade teacher at Bevies Elementary in Florida is trying to help students that struggle sitting still and staying focused by brining standing desks into her classrooms.
Publ.Date : Wed, 15 Sep 2021 08:09:00 GMT