July 23, 2020

The ‘new normal’ in schools: what will it look like?

As Chief Education Officer Dr Carol Babb concedes, “We know that a lot of parents are fearful, and it’s natural. This coronavirus is novel, it’s new, [...]
July 22, 2020

Will Blue Creek, San Felipe children be ready for school?

Since last week the villages of Blue Creek and San Felipe, Orange Walk, have been under a state of emergency. In a later story, we will [...]
July 22, 2020

Director of Health Services; contact tracing completed for Santa Elena COVID-19 patient

Manzanero says that all the close contacts tested negative for the virus.
July 22, 2020

Belize monitors 18 active cases of COVID-19

The Ministry of Health processed a further 67 samples yesterday.
July 21, 2020

Ashcroft COVID-19 Relief Fund donates to schools

Executive Chair of the Belize Bank Limited Lyndon Guiseppi, standing in for Lord Ashcroft, handed over to Ministry representative and Chief Education Officer Dr Carol Babb, [...]
July 21, 2020

Belize registers 2 new cases of COVID-19

The Ministry processed a further 66 samples on Monday.
July 18, 2020

Ministry of Education to parents: ‘Home schooling must be approved’

The Ministry said that there is a  procedure that parents must follow to homeschool your children.
July 18, 2020

Early childhood teachers, students to wear face shield

Chief Education Officer, Carol Babb said that it is recommended for teachers and students to wear face shields especially when teaching subjects like literacy and phonics.