February 2, 2021

University of Belize Board of Trustees gets seven new members

The Board is now chaired by representative of Minister of Education Francis Fonseca, fellow attorney Anthony Sylvestre, and retired Major Lloyd Jones acts as vice-chairman.
February 2, 2021

Veteran educator Jane Garcia laid to rest today

Garcia passed away on Monday, January 25, after an 18-year long battle with cancer. She was 64.
January 27, 2021

Opposition’s Shadow Ministry of Education condemns new COVID-19 Education Taskforce

The UDP's Shadow Ministry of Education, Culture, Science and Technology, issued a statement on Tuesday saying that the people selected for the task force do not [...]
January 26, 2021
Gwen Lizarraga High School

“We want schools to reopen,” says Government; new task force will say when and how

Its membership includes Chief Executive Officer in the Ministry of Education, Dian Castillo Maheia; newly appointed Special Envoy for Development of Families and Children and Principal [...]
January 22, 2021

Education professionals meet at Knowledge and Innovation Exchange 

The Latin American and Caribbean KIX regional hub was created to promote the exchange of knowledge, innovations and experiences that contribute to the improvement of education [...]
January 22, 2021

What Recent Changes in University Teaching Should Be Continued?

The year 2020 brought a paradigm shift in the way universities view education. Until late 2019, university lecture halls were a beehive of activities as thousands [...]
January 21, 2021

Government of Belize suspends paid study leave for teachers

The announcement came via an official memo from the Ministry of Education's Chief Education Officer, Yolanda Gongora.
January 21, 2021
galen university

Galen University Announces the Dame Minita Gordon Scholarship

Throughout her career, Dame Minita Gordon distinguished herself as a primary school teacher, teacher educator, and Education Officer. She was also Belize's first fully qualified Psychologist, [...]