August 12, 2022

21 students awarded ‘I Am Belize’ scholarships for new school year

Prime Minister John Briceño, whose office continues to hold responsibility for the RESTORE Belize program, says that with more tough days than most, especially due to [...]
August 11, 2022

Youth leaders present possible solutions to increase education access at secondary, tertiary level

Coincidentally, both their presentations were on education - specifically, improving access at the secondary and tertiary levels.
August 10, 2022

More than 500 Belizean educators benefit from Rotary Foundation-funded literacy training

By Zoila Palma Gonzalez: Over 500 educators from the Cayo District are benefitting from a Rotary Foundation-funded 3-day workshop being held at Sacred Heart College in [...]
August 8, 2022

Rotary Belize is sponsoring a 3-day workshop in Literacy Training in San Ignacio

Rotary Belize is sponsoring a 3- day of literacy training for teachers in San Ignacio, Cayo.
August 5, 2022

Dr. Vincent Palacio officially appointed President of UB

Palacio took on the role as Interim President when former President Professor Emeritus Clement Sankat stepped down at the end of July, 2021.
July 29, 2022

Point and Counterpoint: Fonseca to Change How We Do Schooling in Belize – COMPETENCY-BASED EDUCATION

By Dorian A. Barrow, Ph.D., Florida State University: Educational changes in Belize have always been top-down, whereby our political elites decides on what form of education [...]
July 28, 2022

Senator Elena Smith: “Change is long overdue”

Initial grumbling from teachers centered on what was seen as a yet another "useless" change after two such previous recent revisions, and a worry that the [...]
July 28, 2022

Education Minister Francis Fonseca: ‘Teaching what matters, learning what matters’

If education is not aligned with the aspirations of the country it is irrelevant, the Minister said. It is important that students are not kept to [...]