BEN Summer Program At Somersfield Academy

Donor Stories, Employee Stories, News, Our Work, Stories, Summer Learning Programme  |  July 14, 2023

Bermuda Education Network has formed a “community partnership with Somersfield Academy to provide reading support to public-school children with the Summer Learning Programme.” A spokesperson said, “The independent school has donated the space for three weeks for one-to-one reading tutoring, art enrichment, and outdoor play for 44 stude... Read more

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

Primary School Students Enjoy Discovery Day

Donor Stories, Events, News, Our Work, Stories, Volunteer Stories  |  June 28, 2023

Bermuda Education Network and students from two public primary schools moved their lessons to the Botanical Gardens last Thursday, June 22nd for a day of outdoor learning. A spokesperson said, “The idea of a Discovery Day was conceived by Purvis Principal, Enid Furbert Jacobs who enlisted Bermuda Education Network to organize activities for 1... Read more

Berkeley coder and engineer club shows off its robots

News, Our Work, Young Coders and Engineers Club  |  May 24, 2023

Students at The Berkeley Institute showcased robots they created as part of a pilot after-school club brought about through a community collaboration. The Young Coders and Engineers Club, which focuses on Science, Technology Engineering and Mathematics learning, was created by Troy King, the school’s head of mathematics, who received an Outst... Read more

BEN Donates Books To P1 Classrooms

Donor Stories, News, Our Work, Stories, Volunteer Stories  |  March 31, 2023

Bermuda Education Network is celebrating International Children’s Book Day with a donation of books to every P1 classroom in Bermuda’s public school system. A spokesperson said, “International Children’s Book Day has been celebrated annually on April 2 since 1967 with the goal of inspiring a love of reading in children. Every P1 classro... Read more