June 20, 2017
PMMA award for educators captured by Vision Newspaper Caribbean news

Outstanding Educators to be Honoured June 21

The Prime Minister’s Medal of Appreciation (PMMA) for Service to Education ceremony will be held on Wednesday, June 21, on the Lawns of Jamaica House. Forty […]
April 3, 2017
Ruel Reid (third left), presents a trophy to Personal Development Teacher at Ardenne High School, Kamika McKellop (second left), after the school emerged winner of last year’s Best School Spirit and career choices

Students Urged to Research Career Choices

Education, Youth and Information Minister, Senator the Hon. Ruel Reid, is encouraging students to learn about their preferred career choice as well as to develop sound […]
March 30, 2017
Minister of Education, Youth and Information Ruel Reid addresses a PATH Transportation

Rural PATH Students to Benefit from School Transportation

Students on the Programme of Advancement through Health and Education (PATH) in rural parishes are to benefit from a school transportation programme starting in September. It […]
March 29, 2017

Knox Community College Making an Impact in Central Jamaica

Knox Community College in Manchester, with its four campuses, is impacting the lives of young people, especially from central Jamaica. Principal, Rev. Dr. Gordon Cowans, tells […]
March 15, 2017
Education, Youth and Information Minister, Senator Ruel Reid discusses tertiary institutions

Education Minister to Discuss Funding with Tertiary Institutions

Education, Youth and Information Minister, Senator the Hon. Ruel Reid, says he will be meeting with heads of all tertiary institutions for discussions aimed at ensuring […]
February 16, 2017
3 government officials sitting at a table give an update on developments in the education sector.

Jamaican Gov’t has Honoured Financial Commitments to Secondary Schools

Education, Youth and Information Minister, Senator the Hon. Ruel Reid, says the Government has honoured its financial commitments to secondary schools under the non-mandatory fees policy […]
January 27, 2017

Statement From Minister Hunter Regarding Tentative Labour Agreement With OECTA

Today, Mitzie Hunter, Minister of Education, issued the following statement about a tentative labour agreement with the Ontario English Catholic Teachers’ Association: “We have entered into […]