Dean Foggo named Teacher of the Year in BEN awards

News, Outstand Teacher Awards  |  October 22, 2021

A deputy principal known as the “heartbeat” of Clearwater Middle School was today revealed as the winner of Bermuda Education Network’s 2021 Outstanding Teacher Award. Dean Foggo, a business studies teacher and deputy principal at the school, was named Teacher of the Year in the awards which this year considered the resilien... Read more

Premier & Minister Congratulate Dean Foggo

News, Outstand Teacher Awards  |  October 23, 2021

Premier David Burt and Minister of Education Diallo Rabain congratulated Dean Foggo for winning the Bermuda Education Network’s 2021 Outstanding Teacher Award. Premier Burt tweeted the photo below, saying: “Congratulations to former PLP MP Dean Foggo for winning the Bermuda Education Network’s 2021 Outstanding Teacher Award. Thank you to ... Read more

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  |  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