Junior Minister on Nevis, Hon. Troy Liburd, has urged teachers on Nevis to continue to build on their successes of
The 2017/18 school year for an even greater level of achievement.
Mr Liburd was speaking to hundreds of teachers on Monday who were gathered at the Nevis Performing Arts Centre for The Department of Education’s annual back to school 2018 opening ceremony.
The theme was “Redefining Our Mindset to Develop our Future Through Holistic Education.” The Minister noted that the Nevis Island Administration is aware of the challenges teachers face and stands committed in improving working and learning conditions in the coming school year.
He said “we will be proactive in addressing some of the major concerns expressed by you our teachers…You who are on the frontline, fighting the battle for the hearts and minds of our children to ensure that our place, as a forward thinking and productive society, is secured for the next generation, should never feel alone in this.
Mr. Liburd told the teachers that the administration truly appreciated their tireless efforts.