Tag: Priya Manickchand

Minister Manickchand begins meeting Religious Leaders to address issues affecting students and teachers

Minister Manickchand begins meeting Religious Leaders to address issues affecting students and teachers

Staff Reporter Staff Reporter- June 25, 2022

The Honourable Minister of Education, Priya Manickchand, has begun to engage leaders in the religious community to address the issues ... Read More

All stakeholders need to pool efforts to strengthen education sector – Minister Manickchand

All stakeholders need to pool efforts to strengthen education sector – Minister Manickchand

Natasha Smith-Thomas Natasha Smith-Thomas- June 23, 2022

Minister of Education, Priya Manickchand is calling for an ‘all hands on deck’ approach with the support of parents, teachers, ... Read More

School children to receive $30,000 cash grant in late July

School children to receive $30,000 cash grant in late July

Natasha Smith-Thomas Natasha Smith-Thomas- June 22, 2022

Guyanese students will start receiving the $30, 000 cash grants at the end of July, Minister of Education, Priya Manickchand ... Read More

Hinterland students arrive at CPCE to complete their first year of studies

Hinterland students arrive at CPCE to complete their first year of studies

Staff Reporter Staff Reporter- June 13, 2022

After two years of being closed, dormitories at the Cyril Potter College of Education have been reopened to accommodate students ... Read More

CPCE set to reopen dorms

CPCE set to reopen dorms

Staff Reporter Staff Reporter- June 9, 2022

The Honourable Minister of Education, Priya Manickchand on Thursday met with the principal and senior staff members of the Cyril ... Read More

Police, religious leaders to help “take back our schools” – Minister Manickchand

Police, religious leaders to help “take back our schools” – Minister Manickchand

Natasha Smith-Thomas Natasha Smith-Thomas- June 9, 2022

The Ministry of Education will be taking a holistic approach to address the rising incidence of violence in some schools ... Read More

Region 10 teachers and headteachers add their voices to the national consultation on transforming education in Guyana

Region 10 teachers and headteachers add their voices to the national consultation on transforming education in Guyana

Staff Reporter Staff Reporter- June 8, 2022

The teachers and headteachers of Region Ten participated in a consultation exercise today at the LICHAS Hall in Linden. This ... Read More

Schools to be closed for regular July/August break- Min. Manickchand

Schools to be closed for regular July/August break- Min. Manickchand

Natasha Smith-Thomas Natasha Smith-Thomas- June 6, 2022

The Ministry of Education has announced that schools will be closed in the first week of July and reopen in ... Read More

Consultations commence on Transforming Education in Guyana

Consultations commence on Transforming Education in Guyana

Staff Reporter Staff Reporter- May 31, 2022

The Ministry of Education has commenced a series of consultations with stakeholders in the education sector to assess the development ... Read More

Investments must be made to capitalise on technological opportunities in the education sector

Investments must be made to capitalise on technological opportunities in the education sector

Staff Reporter Staff Reporter- May 18, 2022

The Honourable Minister of Education, Priya Manickchand stated that investments must be made to efficiently capitalize on technological opportunities in ... Read More

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