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Ministry of Education kicks off survey gathering ahead of the National Consultation on Education

Details: Published - January 22, 2016
The Ministry of Education is commencing a survey gathering process to inform the National Consultation on Education (NCE) which will be held in Trinidad on February 15th, 2016 and in Tobago on February 22nd, 2016. The consultation will facilitate discussions on the Ministry of Education’s key priorities, policies and programmes that will be pursued during the MOE’s five year Education Strategic Plan 2016 -2020.


Details: Published - January 08, 2016
Minister of Education, The Honourable Anthony Garcia is confirming all primary and secondary schools have opened today (January 4th, 2016) and are in a state of readiness. This includes the Vistabella Presbyterian Primary School which has a full turnout of teachers and 400 out of 475 students reoccupying the school building since it was closed during the last semester due to electrical problems.

News Release: Education Ministers meet with team from the THA

Details: Published - January 08, 2016
The Honourable Anthony Garcia, Minister of Education and Dr. the Honourable Lovell Francis, Minister in the Ministry of Education and their technical team  met with a team from the Division of Education, Youth Affairs and Sport of the Tobago House of Assembly on Tuesday January 5th, 2016 at the Ministry’s Head Office, Haynes and Alexandra Streets, St. Clair. The major objective was to cement ties between the Ministry of Education and the Tobago House of Assembly. Among the topics discussed were the finalization of an MOU at the ECCE level, payment of ECCE teachers’ salaries in Tobago, the Textbook Loan Programme, and the provision of laptops.