education

January 10, 2020

Inclusive education pilot project to focus on special needs students

By Lara Pickford-Gordon Email: snrwriter.camsel@catholictt.org Twitter:@gordon_lp   In the new academic year starting September 2020, 21 schools in the seven education districts in Trinidad will pilot […]
December 13, 2019

A different voice for teachers

Senior writer Lara Pickford-Gordon speaks with the new president of the teachers’ union. Antonia Tekah DeFreitas describes herself as a wife, mother, senior teacher at the […]
December 5, 2019

Responding to children under stress

By Lara Pickford-Gordon Email:snrwriter.camsel@catholictt.org Twitter: @gordon_lp Too many people know someone who has been touched by crime in its many forms. They themselves may have been […]
November 28, 2019

A soft approach to change hearts and minds

By Lara Pickford-Gordon Email: snrwriter.camsel @catholictt.org Twitter: @gordon_lp The Inter-Agency Task Force (IATF) of the TT Police Service (TTPS) interacts with several primary and secondary schools […]
November 22, 2019

Catholic university students urged to be giants in the faith

A challenge for tertiary students has often been balancing their academic and spiritual life. On Thursday, November 21, Catholics celebrated an outdoor Mass at The UWI, […]
November 22, 2019

School in session: gunshots and lockdowns

By Lara Pickford-Gordon Email: snrwriter.camsel@catholictt.org Twitter: @gordon_lp There are primary school children familiar with the sound of gunfire and violence. Whether it is in their communities, […]