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Alcala Walle
By Edition On Thursday, December 6th, 2018
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Minister: ‘Pilot project homeschooling is going well’

WILLEMSTAD - About 15 children are participating in a pilot project for home education. The Ministry of Education, Science, Culture and Sport (OWCS) started the pilot project in mid-year. Children who have received More...

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By Edition On Thursday, November 29th, 2018
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Students UoC gain unique experience in Medellín

WILLEMSTAD - Students and lecturers from the Built Environment department of the Faculty of Technical Sciences (FdTW) of the University of Curaçao Moises da Costa Gomez (UoC), left for Medellín, Colombia last More...

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By Edition On Monday, November 19th, 2018
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UoC continues to spread its wings in the Caribbean

WILLEMSTAD, SANTO DOMINGO - Last week, the UoC signed a cooperation agreement with La Pontificia Universidad Católica Madre y Maestra (PUCMM) of the Dominican Republic. Recently, the Rector Magnificus and the chairman More...

School
By Edition On Saturday, October 27th, 2018
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School boards have been struggling for years

WILLEMSTAD - In 2011 the Government Accountants Bureau (SOAB) produced a report stating that all school boards on the island are struggling to meet their financial obligations. The school boards - the Association More...

School
By Edition On Wednesday, October 24th, 2018
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Protestant Schools are fed up with current situation

WILLEMSTAD - The Protestant Christian Education Association (VPCO) is now really fed up with the current situation of their schools. Tuesday morning, the board, management and teachers went to Fort Amsterdam to More...

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By Edition On Monday, October 22nd, 2018
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VPCO: Schools can no longer pay their expenses

WILLEMSTAD - Schools can no longer pay their expenses. The Association for Protestant Christian Education (VPCO) writes this in an urgent letter addressed to the government. There is no more investment in education More...

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By Edition On Friday, October 19th, 2018
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Albert Schweitzer School starts with flex lessons

WILLEMSTAD - Children from group 7 and 8 of the Albert Schweiz School have to go to school twice a week for half an hour extra starting this month. These so-called flex lessons are provided in turn by a teacher More...

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By Edition On Tuesday, October 16th, 2018
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Problems with school buses on route Hato Punda

WILLEMSTAD - There are problems with school buses again. On the route Hato to Punda the bus is so full, that children often see it pass by and have to wait for the next bus. A next bus often does not arrive, so More...

Alcala Walle
By Edition On Monday, October 1st, 2018
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No extra money for cleaning schools

WILLEMSTAD - There are no extra funds for the cleaning of public schools. This can be deducted from the words of the Minister of Education Marilyn Alcala-Wallé. Teachers and parents complained recently that the More...

University
By Edition On Monday, October 1st, 2018
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Accountancy training UoC again positively assessed by N

WILLEMSTAD - The Faculty of Social and Economic Sciences (FdSEW) of the University of Curaçao (UoC) is proud to announce that its degree programs Bachelor's degree in Accountancy & Controlling and WO master's More...