The president of the National Teachers’ Union (SINDEP), Nicolau Furtado, will meet with Minister of Education and Sports Fernanda Marques this Friday, October 9, in Praia, to analyze the process related to the implementation of the new statute regulating teaching personnel. At issue is the delay
Prime Minister José Maria Neves will give a master class this Monday, October 5, at the University Education Institute (IUE) on the theme “The Right Professors for Cape Verde’s Sustainable Development.” The event will take place at Hermínia Carodoso Teacher Training School in Praia’s
Higher Learning will become a reality this school year on the island of São Nicolau. The Mindelo Pole of the University Education Institute (IUE) will administer e-learning courses to teachers on the island. The first phase of the project will cover bachelor’s degree supplementary courses in Portuguese
The National Commission for Human Rights and Citizen Awareness will present the primer “Cidadão Pikinoti” (“Little Citizen”) this Friday in the Praia neighborhood of Pensamento to first and second grade teachers.
Minister of Education and Sports Fernanda Marques spoke at the main event marking the beginning of the 2015-2016 school year on the island of São Vicente, announcing the launch of the “Electronic Education Ministry New Learning Horizons” digital platform before the end of the month. The platform
João Gomes, an elementary school teacher at the Miraflores Educational Center in Praia, has accused the school of discriminating against him for being a Seventh-Day Adventist. According to Gomes, one the eve of the start of the new school year, school administration ordered him to seek out another school
Minister of Higher Learning, Science and Innovation António Correia e Silva has affirmed that higher learning in Cape Verde will see gains in the near future thanks to new financing and qualification proposals in the country’s universities. Correia e Silva has proposed a wide foundation of dialogue
The president of the University of Cape Verde (Uni-CV), Judite Lima Nascimento, presented the government this Wednesday with the worrisome situation the public institution is currently facing, with nearly one thousand students owing back tuition fees. The students were given until Thursday, April 30
The University of Cape Verde (Uni-CV) comes in 79th place among Africa’s best universities, according to After School Africa’s “Top 100 Universities in Africa” list. The ranking classifying the continent’s best institutions of higher learning is headed by South Africa, with
State Secretary of Public Administration Romeu Modesto admitted today that the increase in Cape Verde’s educational capacity has not necessarily meant improvement in the functioning of public institutions in the country.