Wilton Re Donates $40,000 To Local Charities

Donor Stories, News, Stories  |  October 28, 2022

Thank you to Wilton Re for their generosity and encouragement toward our programs. With this donation, we’re able to offer free transportation within our Horizons Programme, which gives public-school students open access to experiential learning field trips that support the curriculum and deepens knowledge under the themed units of social studie... Read more

Allied World to sponsor teacher awards

Donor Stories, Events, News, Our Work, Outstand Teacher Awards, Stories  |  October 8, 2022

This year’s Outstanding Teacher Awards are to be supported by Allied World. The annual awards, organised by Bermuda Education Network, will recognise the island’s public teachers in December. Becky Ausenda, BEN’s founder, said that Allied World has been a key supporter for BEN’s work with public schools since 2012. “We are g... Read more

Teacher interns impart and receive learning in summer camp

Donor Stories, News, Our Work, Stories, Summer Learning Programme  |  August 2, 2022

A summer camp aimed at helping public schoolchildren catch up on their reading skills recently provided an opportunity for four aspiring teaching interns to gain professional experience.The three-week programme which finished last Friday is a continuation of a partnership between the Bermuda Education Network and the Bermuda Underwater Exploration... Read more

BEN Holds Special Story Time For Preschoolers

BEN Book Club, Donor Stories, Events, Volunteer Stories  |  July 20, 2022

Bermuda Education Network [BEN] hosted a special story time for preschoolers commemorating Queen Elizabeth II’s Platinum Jubilee. A spokesperson said, “Pre-schoolers and their families attended the July 3rd celebration at the Bermuda National Trust’s Waterville Property and were entertained by guest storyteller Moneca Darrell of Fortitude... 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