St. Croix school monitors participated in a four-day professional development training Aug. 22 - 25 at St. Croix Central High School gymnasium to upgrade their skills in defensive tactics and responding to an active shooter.
Alexander Henderson Elementary School students will now be dismissed at 2:45 p.m. instead of 3 p.m. for the 2016-17 School Year.
The University of the Virgin Islands (UVI) welcomed the inaugural cohort for its Ph.D. in Creative Leadership for Innovation and Change.
The Anderson Family Fund at the Community Foundation of the Virgin Islands (CFVI) is once again offering teacher grants for the 2016-2017 school year. This will be the 15th consecutive year that the Anderson family is offering funding to educators in the territory.
High school students participating in the revived Math and Science Research Academy this summer on St. Croix showcased their STEM (science-technology-engineering-mathematics) projects on Friday, July 29, at UVI's Great Hall.
The University of the Virgin Islands (UVI) will welcome new and transfer students with a week of orientation activities beginning Sunday, Aug. 14, on the Albert A. Sheen Campus on St. Croix, and Monday, Aug. 15, on the St. Thomas Campus.
The Virgin Islands Department of Education’s (DOE) Division of Cultural Education invites persons in the community to attend the first conference of its kind: “A New Vision: Traditionalist and Preservationist Culture Bearers Impacting Students’ Learning.”
Ten Sleepless Knights (TSK) Inc. has announced that Tariq Lionel has been selected as its 2016 Scholarship Award recipient, and he will be presented with the Ten Sleepless Knights Scholarship Award in a brief ceremony Wednesday, Aug. 10.
Island Therapy Solutions Partners With Camps to Create First Inclusive Program for Autistic Children
This year, Virgin Islands children with autism enjoyed a typical summer camp experience alongside peers without disabilities thanks to a partnership between St. Croix-based Island Therapy Solutions (ITS) and several camps on St. Croix and St. Thomas.
Five of the territory's schools are participating in a six-week pilot of a nation-wide "Freedom School" project this summer, thanks in part to Lt. Gov. Osbert Potter. According to Government House, Potter helped bring