Schools Online

From: Maureen Stewart MBE, Manager, British Council; http://schoolsonline.britishcouncil.org   Following the success of Connecting Classrooms, British Council is launching a new education programme, Schools Online. The aim is to begin by ‘twinning’ schools with partners elsewhere, and then to develop this into a mutually beneficial educational programme. Any school, primary or secondary, may apply to take part […]
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Best Schools: Do alumni associations mater?

Yes, we do. The Alumni Association is the most important of them all (1)! The strength and active reach of the old boys and old girls associations and networks of the schools, especially as they; act through re-unions, financial donations to the school, alumni websites newsletters. The rationale: ‘… there is no better way a […]
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Innovation: Is this the next big invention

Excellence in Science and Innovation: No surprises there Students at Marist Brothers Dete are producing some stunning inventions. With guidance from their Science teachers, the students identify a societal problem, and then get to work, devising solutions for the problem. They then go ahead, create, test and demo a working prototype! Two example creations so […]
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