Tag Archives: Ruel Reid

unattached youth

Unattached Youth Encouraged to Register for Skills-Based Programmes

Minister of Education, Youth and Information, Senator the Hon. Ruel Reid, has called on unattached youth living in Zones of Special Operations (ZOSOs) to register for skills-based programmes the Government is offering. Speaking with young people during a tour of the ZOSO in Denham Town, Kingston, to “ascertain the ZOSO’s effect on children, students and

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Metal Detectors

More Schools to get Metal Detectors

To improve safety and security in the island’s secondary schools, more institutions will soon be equipped with metal detectors. The schools will be provided with handheld metal detectors as well as walk-through metal-detector scanners. The four schools that will receive walk-through metal detectors are Edith Dalton James, Brown’s Town, Anchovy and Norman Manley High schools. This

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National Education Trust

International Donor Consultant Appointed For National Education Trust

President of the United States-based Benevolent Missions of Atlanta, Gail Dunwell, has been appointed International Donor Consultant for the National Education Trust (NET). Her appointment was announced by Education, Youth and Information, Senator the Hon. Ruel Reid, during his courtesy call on Jamaica’s Ambassador to the United States, Her Excellency Audrey Marks, at the Jamaican

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tertiary education

Parents Urged to Save for Child’s Tertiary Education

Education, Youth and Information Minister, Senator the Hon. Ruel Reid,is encouraging parents to begin saving for their child’s tertiary education from early. Speaking at the Malta Back to School Scratch and Win grand prize handover ceremony on October 31 at the St. Jude’s Primary School in Kingston, the Minister said this is important for the child

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Student Teachers

Gov’t awards STEM student teachers 440 scholarships

This is an ANNUAL student teachers scholarship Program: The Ministry of Education, Youth and Information has awarded 440 scholarships valued $330 million to tertiary student teachers under the Maths, Science and Technical and Vocational Education and Training (MS-TVET) Teacher Initiative for the 2017-18 academic year. The scholarships will provide student teachers pursuing degrees in education, in

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