“EMOTIONALLY TORTURED”: GHS stabbing survivor under suicide watch as school community’s mental health reels

Lloyd: Teachers and family members of the victims “going through certain dramatic reactions” NASSAU, BAHAMAS — The survivor of a school stabbing at Government High School (GHS) last month is currently under suicide watch as the incident takes a mental toll on students, teachers and family members, said Minister of Education Jeffrey Lloyd yesterday.  Kenm […]

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 […]

MOE lets 200 contracted workers go

Two-hundred of the more than 600 contracted workers within the Ministry of Education have been disengaged. Education Minister Jeff Lloyd made the announcement in Parliament Monday afternoon. The issue surrounding the contracted workers became a highly controversial topic during last year’s budget debate, when Lloyd revealed that the workers were engaged with no paperwork and […]