Tag archive for ‘education’
Caribbean Reform Entity is Coming
By The Publisher On Sunday, July 26th, 2020

Will the Caribbean Reform Entity become a reality?

  PHILIPSBURG – The number of corona-virus infections has pushed attention for the Caribbean Reform Entity (CRE) to the background – but it is still there. Since Prime Minister Silveria Jacobs left More...

Caribbean Reform Entity healthcare
By The Publisher On Tuesday, July 14th, 2020

Reform Entity: healthcare and education systems need improvement

PHILIPSBURG – The Caribbean Reform Entity (CRE) – if it ever becomes a reality – will take measures to reform the education systems in Curacao, Aruba, and St. Maarten and also look for ways to improve More...

Letter - St Maarten News - People
By Online Editor On Thursday, November 7th, 2019

Maurice Lake congratulates USM on upcoming 30th Anniversary

Mr. Editor, I would like to congratulate the University of St. Martin (USM) on their upcoming 30th Anniversary Celebration on November 16, 2019. Our local University came a long way in its thirtieth years of existence. More...

Minister Wycliffe Smith at Sr. Regina School
By The Publisher On Monday, September 17th, 2018

Minister Smith Visits Sr. Regina School – Apologises for Error Made in Presentation to Parliament

Philipsburg, September 17, 2018 — Minister of Education, Culture, Youth and Sports, the Honourable Wycliffe Smith visited the Sister Regina Primary School on Monday to personally apologize to the Principal, More...

Hilbert Haar
By The Publisher On Sunday, September 16th, 2018

Unqualified teachers

By Hilbert Haar What is the definition of a qualified teacher? This question popped into my mind when I read about Minister Wycliffe Smith’s summary of the state of affairs in the schools on our island. LOGIN More...

St.Martin United Ministerial Foundation Graduation Pic 1 2018
By The Publisher On Wednesday, July 25th, 2018

Bible University to Host Orientation on Thursday Night

PHILIPSBURG — Grace Hill Bible University (GHBU) SXM Campus will be hosting an Orientation Night on Thursday July 26 at 7:00 pm at Heaven’s Touch International Church in Hope Estate, opposite the SOL Service More...

Rotary Club (4)
By Desk Editor On Sunday, July 15th, 2018

The Rotary Club Of Sint Maarten Hosts “Pop Dinner Party” In Support Of Sister Marie Laurence Primary School

PHILIPSBURG — SINT MAARTEN — July 15, 2018 – The Rotary Club of Sint Maarten hosted a “Pop-Up” dinner party in support of Sister Marie Laurence Primary School on July 8, 2018.  A first More...

By Desk Editor On Friday, July 13th, 2018

World Youth Skills Day on July 15

Great Bay — St. Maarten —  On July 15th, 2018, young people worldwide will be celebrating the international World Youth Skills Day (WYSD. The United Nations General Assembly designated the international More...

Minister Whycliffe Smith
By Desk Editor On Thursday, June 28th, 2018

Education Minister Congratulates Oranje School Graduates

  Minister of Education, Culture, Youth and Sports, the Honorable Wycliffe Smith celebrated the success of the Oranje School’s Graduating Class of 2018 at their school leaving exercise held at the Dutch More...

By Desk Editor On Sunday, June 24th, 2018

Sarah tells LU graduates to use Irma experience to endure and to overcome

Twenty four high school seniors of Learning Unlimited (LU) graduated on Thursday, June 21 and, including securing scholarships at prestigious colleges and universities the world over, will also forever be known More...