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By Edition On Friday, November 9th, 2018

Central Bank: Letter to schools about pyramid scheme

WILLEMSTAD - The Central Bank of Curaçao and St Maarten sends a letter today to the schools in connection with the phenomenon pyramid scheme. In short, it comes down to this: someone at the top of the pyramid starts More...

By Edition On Friday, October 19th, 2018

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 Monday, October 1st, 2018

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...

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By Edition On Friday, June 29th, 2018

Over 1,300 participants in 3rd round research protective factors

WILLEMSTAD - In May and June of this year, the 4th round of the protective factors study on the development of resilience and problematic behavior took place. Over 1300 students from the 3rd year of Havo / VWO, More...

By Edition On Monday, April 16th, 2018

Curacao’s youth campaign: How can you benefit?

WILLEMSTAD - The youth campaign in Curacao was based on the National Development Plan (NDP) for Curaçao. The NDP timeframe has been set for 2015-2030 and by then the youth will (be getting ready to) be in charge. Thus More...

By Edition On Tuesday, February 27th, 2018

Temperature at school topic in parliament

WILLEMSTAD - It is often too hot in schools, which makes it difficult for students and teachers to concentrate. That is what both opposition and coalition parties agreed upon in parliament. That is why both sides More...

By Edition On Wednesday, December 6th, 2017

Schools are open

WILLEMSTAD - The schools are open today. This is according to the Minister of Education Marilyn Alcalá-Wallé. The 15 trade unions united in the 'solidaridat sindikal' started their manifestation at 7 o'clock this More...

By Edition On Thursday, August 17th, 2017

New school year started today; teachers postpone their strike

WILLEMSTAD - Today is the beginning of a new school year in Curaçao. This was also confirmed by the Minister of Education, Science, Culture and Sport, Marilyn Alcala-Wallé last night during a broadcast of the More...

By Edition On Wednesday, August 16th, 2017

Minister of Education: “We assume that schools will start tomorrow”

WILLEMSTAD - Tomorrow is the first day of school. The Minister of Education, Culture, Sports and Science, Marilyn Alcala-Wallé says that she assumes the schools will start tomorrow. It is impossible to discuss More...

Breakfast at the school
By Edition On Thursday, July 6th, 2017

Press release: Breakfast between friends; a delicious initiative for fraternity and solidarity

WILLEMSTAD - With the intention of making children and young people, as well as the community in general, aware of the importance of fraternity and solidarity between people, a group formed by young people from More...