February 8, 2023

Prime Minister responds to unions: Increments are on the table, but reform is needed

Speaking to reporters earlier today, he announced that his deputy Cordel Hyde, who leads the Government’s negotiating team, is scheduling a meeting with the Joint Union [...]
February 7, 2023

Joint Unions: Restore increments by April 1 – or else!

They insist that they have seen no evidence to suggest anything that would stop increments from being restored as part of the forthcoming budget, that is, [...]
November 6, 2022

Ministry of Education stands by school re-opening plan, lists schools allowed to re-open later

Thus, it appears tonight that most schools, including in the Belize District, will re-open as announced on Monday, November 7, rather than a week later as [...]
November 6, 2022

BNTU calls out Ministry of Education for “misleading” press release regarding the resumption of classes

The Ministry issued a release earlier today, explaining that it met with the BNTU and the general managers of those schools that were severely affected by [...]
May 19, 2022

San Pedro high school case where teacher insulted students resolved, says BNTU

Similar to the current case at St Luke Methodist, a level of frustration existed that led to the outburst.
May 19, 2022

Teachers need tailored counseling program for ‘special level of stress,’ says BNTU

She said there is a need for a specific system for the teaching profession because of what Executive Secretary Keesha Young called a "special level of [...]
May 18, 2022

Teachers’ Union comes out fighting for member feeling victimized at St. Luke Methodist

The BNTU charges that the Ministry of Education has refused to enforce the Education Rules as amended in 2012 with regard to sanctioning school managements and [...]