"In The Ministry of Education, we have said, 'Every child counts' - this is the prevailing credo that must guide policy and action."
Glenys Hanna Martin
Minister of MOETVT
BTVI Partners With Breezes to Manufacture Uniforms
The Bahamas Technical and Vocational Institute (BTVI) has teamed up with Breezes Bahamas to produce uniforms for the hotel’s team members. The collaboration will result in the creation of high-quality uniforms for the hotel, while exposing the students to practical opportunities in sewing and design as they gain real world experience.
Universal Children's Day
Scores of children from public and private primary schools today gathered at the Church of God of Prophecy East Street Tabernacle in observance of “Universal Children’s Day dubbed, “For Every Child, Every Right: Invest in Our Future”.
Delivering motivational remarks on behalf of Minister of Education the Hon. Glenys Hanna Martin, Permanent Secretary Lorraine Armbrister reminded the students that they each have special gifts to offer the world.
Spoken word, poetry, and melodious musical selections echoed throughout the service. A special offering was lifted by the Primary Principals’ Association and proceeds were given to the Ranfurly Home for Children.
Bahamas Young Chef Competition Awards Ceremony
On Friday, November 21st, 2023, The Mahatma Rice and Robin Hood Flour sponsored Bahamas Young Chef Competition climaxed with its annual awards ceremony held at the Government High School.
Securing first place for the Junior Division was Lael Green from Inagua All Age School. Lael won a $650 scholarship from the Mahatma Rice....
The Bahamas’ Ministry of Education & Technical & Vocational Training (MOETVT) has responsibility for more than 50,000 K-12 students in approximately 170 educational institutions in The Commonwealth of The Bahamas, which are dispersed over 14 districts in the major islands. Our goal is to increase the graduation rate from 50% to 85% by 2030. The MOE aims to create an educational system that is technologically sound and competitive and that develops the strengths of each child, whether academic or otherwise, towards the maximum contribution that he/she is able to make to the national development of The Bahamas.