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Tag Archives: literacy

  1. CIBC FIRSTCARIBBEAN ASSISTS WITH BOOKS FOR BABIES

    Research has proven that children who are read and sung to in early infancy become better communicators and readers and are stronger academically than other infants who were not. Parents are therefore being encouraged to read daily to their children to build vocabulary, social and emotional skills and overall language development to help these future […]

    January 29, 2020EducationNo comments
  2. ‘Cyrano, My Love’ – Thomas Solivérès, Olivier Gourmet & Mathilde Seigner

    December 1897, Paris. Edmond Rostand is not yet thirty but already two children and a lot of anxieties. He has not written anything for two years. In desperation, he offers the great Constant Coquelin a new play, a heroic comedy, in verse, for the holidays. Only concern: it is not written yet. Ignoring the whims […]

    August 31, 2019Music, Video GalleryNo comments
  3. Saturdays with The Summer Storyteller (Oct 27 – Nov 24)

    Hi, Lit friends and Art lovers! Grateful if you’d pass on the word to any parents you know might be interested. (CLICK FOR BIGGER)

    October 6, 2018Education, Photo GalleryNo comments
  4. Bookworms: World Literacy Day Outreach – ‘Celebrating Literacy’

    Recently, students of St. Joseph Primary School achieved their ‘bookworm‘ status. This was the outcome of a collaborative service initiative by the University of the West Indies’ (Cave Hill campus) International Affairs Committee (IAC), Library Committee and Medical Students’ Association (MSA) in observance of International Literacy Day 2018 (September 8th). The ‘Bookworms: World Literacy Day […]

    October 1, 2018BooksNo comments
  5. BARBADOS AS 99 PER CENT LITERATE IS INTACT, CLAIMS MINISTER OF EDUCATION

    Barbados continues to have an exemplary academic record according to the island’s serving Minister of Education… Ronald Jones, MP for Christ Church East Central and a member of the Freundel Stuart Cabinet, was responding to a question from The Bajan Reporter if this country still has a 99 per cent literacy rate. Mr Jones was […]

    October 26, 2016Breaking News, Education, FeaturedNo comments