Tag: Education

Not acceptable for children to be denied right to education –...

It is not morally acceptable for children to be deprived of their fundamental right to education according to the Malta Foundation for the Wellbeing of Society (MFWS).

School canteen inspections led to unhealthy food find – Fearne

Health Minister Chris Fearne said that inspections carried out in school canteens revealed that 20 were offering food items which weren’t nutritious....

Listen: Stigma made us change the school’s name

https://soundcloud.com/newsbook-com-mt/awdjo-kellna-nibdlu-isem-l-iskola-minhabba-l-istigmaA school had its name changed due to stigma, Fr Jurgen Cucciardi recot of St Elias...

Ear studs allowed following backlash

Education Minister Evarist Bartolo took to Facebook to clarify his position following a blanket ban on earrings.In...

Minister for Education not satisfied with AUM

The Minister for Education Evarist Bartolo stated that he is not satisfied with the American University of Malta (AUM). This was said...

Maltese language should be compulsory for migrant children – NGOS

Maltese language learning should be compulsory for all migrant children regardless of whether they have a parent with a foreign ID, a group...

‘Newly recruited educators in state schools lack proper resources,’ – MUT

Newly recruited educators in state schools lack proper resources, the Malta Union of Teachers said in a statement on World Teachers' Day....

Watch: Agreement reached on laptops for Church schools

An agreement on resources for teachers working in Church schools has been reached between Malta and the Holy See. The agreement for the provision...

Pope invites leaders to Vatican for global compact on education

Pope Francis on Thursday invited world political, cultural, and religious leaders to a meeting at the Vatican next year to agree on "A Global...

Are LSEs trained to cater for individual needs?

The Ministry of Education did not reply when asked whether the training that the LSEs (Learning Support Educators) was aimed at individual needs. Newsbook.com.mt...