Study financing ordinance in the works

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PHILIPSBURG – The Council of Ministers has approved the draft ordinance study financing. “It is the first legislation the ministry has produced since 10-10-10,” Minister Jorien Wuite (Education) said at Wednesdays’ Council of Ministers press briefing. Currently, the ministry is still working with the island ordinance and the study financing More...

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Hurricane Irma Damages School
By The Publisher On Wednesday, April 25th, 2018

Schools get money for emergency repairs

PHILIPSBURG – The Council of Ministers approved the advices for school repairs on Tuesday. Minister Jorien Wuite (Education) said on Wednesday that funds can now be made available for repairs to four schools. The More...

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By The Publisher On Wednesday, April 25th, 2018

National Unesco commission is almost there

PHILIPSBURG – Efforts are underway to officially install the St. Maarten national commission for Unesco, Minister Jorien Wuite (Education, Culture, Youth and Sport) said at Wednesday’s Council of Ministers More...

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By The Publisher On Tuesday, April 24th, 2018

Education Minister Wuite takes thank you gifts to Dutch Representative

PHILIPSBURG –  As a follow-up to the digital letter of appreciation sent to Dutch Ministers Ingrid van Engelshoven of Education, Culture and Science and Arie Slob of Primary and Secondary Education and Media, More...

Minister Wuite - Hillside Christian School students
By The Publisher On Wednesday, April 18th, 2018

Minister Wuite supports local students at UNICEF Children’s Rights Film Festival Finale in Curacao

PHILIPSBURG — Minister of Education, Culture, Youth and Sport Jorien Wuite traveled to Curacao on Friday, April 13th and returned on Monday, 16th.  The primary purpose of the visit was to support students More...

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By The Publisher On Sunday, April 15th, 2018

Best film winners Hillside Christian School students returned to St. Maarten

Photo caption: The winners of the best film, Hillside Christian School students and school representatives who left on Friday, April 13th, 2018, to Curacao to represent St. Maarten in the regional finale of UNICEF More...

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By The Publisher On Thursday, April 5th, 2018

Children’s rights films at Belair Community Center

PHILIPSBURG – Friday at 7.30 p.m. five mini-movies will be featured at the Belair Community Center as part of Unicef’s Children’s Rights Film Festival. Minister Jorien Wuite (Education, Culture, Youth and More...

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By The Publisher On Wednesday, March 28th, 2018

Saba Primary School invests in T.O.P. teacher program

SABA/PHILIPBURG — In January of 2018 the school board of the Sacred Heart Primary School in Saba determined that raising the bar in teaching standards and investing in their teacher’s professional development More...

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By The Publisher On Monday, March 19th, 2018

Employability drives policy for tertiary education ordinance

PHILIPSBURG – Employability becomes the main driver of higher education, Minister Jorien Wuite (Education, Culture, Youth and Sport) said during a meeting of the Central Committee of Parliament on Monday afternoon. More...

YES Foundation new board
By The Publisher On Thursday, March 8th, 2018

Y.E.S Foundation Sponsors Free Community Event

BELAIR — The Youth Empowered for Success Foundation, (Y.E.S.) will sponsor a free Motivation Speech in celebration of National Women’s Month for the St. Maarten community titled, “Queens You Deserve the More...