Six Things to do with Kids at Bermuda’s Botanical Gardens

Blog, Events, Horizons, News, Our Work, Stories  |  June 28, 2023

Planning a picnic with children in the Botanical Gardens this summer? Why not take the opportunity to teach them about Bermuda's plants and how to care for the environment. Artist Quiz at MasterworksExplore Bermuda Zoological Society's Micro Forest and learn about endemicsLearn about the different trees with resources from the Bermuda Botan... Read more

Argh! Primary students enjoy learning from the world of pirates

Horizons, News  |  November 23, 2022

Lower primary school students have been learning the ropes from pirates as part of a charity-based educational programme. Bermuda Education Network and the Bermuda Underwater Exploration Institute, one of the partners in its Horizons Programme, collaborated in the piracy programme to help teach literacy and other subjects through maritime topic... Read more

BEN Resumes Field Trips For Students

Donor Stories, Horizons, News, Our Work, Stories  |  May 30, 2022

After being restricted due to the pandemic, Bermuda Education Network [BEN] have resumed expeditions for public primary schools throughout April and May. A spokesperson said, “Over eighty trips were organized by BEN as part of their Horizons Program for public primary schools with partners Bermuda Zoological Society, Bermuda Underwater Explor... Read more

Environmental scheme to help boost reading skills launched

Horizons, News  |  October 26, 2021

Primary school pupils are to benefit from a new environmental programme designed to improve literacy skills. The Bermuda Education Network, a group set up to create specialist programmes in the public education system, has teamed up with eight other organisations to deliver the course to P2 pupils. It is an expansion of BEN’s Hori... Read more