Ten of the best vie for 2021’s Outstanding Teacher Award

News, Outstand Teacher Awards  |  October 21, 2021

A total of ten teachers are up for the Outstanding Teacher Award organised by the Bermuda Education Network. They were nominated by colleagues and parents and pupils and teachers were asked to help the judges decide. All the finalists will receive a cash prize and the winner will also be given a grant for a school project of their choice... Read more

6 Strategies to Build a Foundational Love of Reading

BEN Book Club, Kristen Scott Ndiaye  |  October 11, 2021

Raising a reader takes more than teaching how to decode and blend sounds and letters. Between ages two and five, your little one may not be reading, but you can certainly be thinking about the first steps. Learning to read starts with building a foundational love of reading, which comes from reading books that make a child light up, reading them o... Read more

World Teacher’s Day: 2021 Outstanding Teacher Award Finalists Profiles

News, Outstand Teacher Awards  |  October 5, 2021

Stephanie Correia, Dean Foggo, Andrea Isaac, Troy King, Kendra Lightbourne, Vernon Lambe III, Patricia Nesbitt, Makeba Stowe, Winsome Wilson Place, and Florence Brown are the finalists for the 2021 Outstanding Teacher Award. A spokesperson said, “To celebrate World Teacher’s Day Bermuda Education Network [BEN] is recognizing the accomplishm... Read more

Ten Outstanding Teacher Award 2021 Finalists Announced

Events, News, Outstand Teacher Awards  |  September 27, 2021

BEN's Outstanding Teacher Award is for Educators who have inspired their colleagues. Sponsorship from insurer and reinsurer Allied World means all the finalists will get a cash prize and the winner will also be given a grant for a school project of their choice.Our Ten finalists were nominated by their peers and selected by our Nominating Committe... Read more

The Daily Hour Interview with Becky Ausenda

News  |  September 22, 2021

Check out The Daily Hour's interview with BEN's Executive Director Becky Ausenda (starts at 32 minute mark) discussing Education in Bermuda. ... Read more