Educators Managers Union respond to national curricula revision mandate

Educators Managers Union’s Labour Liason Officer Zane Lightbourne and Secretary General Stephen McPhee echoed the Education Minister’s Jeffrey Llyod’s remarks that the national curriculum needs to be updated, however, updated realistically to fit all schools in The Bahamas. The Education Minister noted during the National Teachers Conclave on Wednesday that the government will by law update […]

Stephen Dillet teachers petition for principal’s removal

Teachers at the Stephen Dillet Primary school are calling for the immediate removal of their principal, Mrs. Phyllis Johnson accusing her of being disrespectful, ignoring their concerns and setting their students up for failure. “Morale is very low at the school,” said Belinda Wilson, president of the Bahamas Union of Teachers. “ The teachers feel […]

Garvin Tynes principal under fire from BUT President

Amid public concerns about a possible tuberculosis (TB) outbreak at the Garvin Tynes Primary School, along with a series of complaints from its teaching staff, the school’s principal is now at odds with Bahamas Union of Teacher’s President, Belinda Wilson. Wilson claimed that she had been stood up twice by Carolyn Wright-Mitchell and is demanded […]