The U.S. Virgin Islands is one of five inhabited insular areas of the United States, along with American Samoa, Guam, Northern Mariana Islands, and Puerto Rico. The territory comprises a number of islands including St. Croix, St. John, St. Thomas and Water Island. The eastern islands form the British territory, and the Spanish Puerto Rican Virgin Islands are to the west.
Filipinos tapped to ease teacher shortage in US Virgin Islands
Teachers from the Philippines and the Dominican Republic will begin work in St Croix and St Thomas in September ...
Publ.Date : Thu, 24 Sep 2020 22:56:00 GMT
With Virtual Classrooms Not Reaching All Students, Education Answers Questions About Distance Learning
Now that the fall semester has begun, Virgin Islands students, parents and educators are faced with the challenging realities of distance learning, not least of all that laptops designated for each of ...
Publ.Date : Wed, 23 Sep 2020 18:44:00 GMT
V.I. Board of Education Welcomes Teachers and Students to Opening of School Year
The VIBE publicly affirms its commitment to its statutory responsibility for overseeing and ensuring the proper management, maintenance and operation of schools.
Publ.Date : Mon, 14 Sep 2020 19:56:00 GMT
\'Tech Village\' proposal is welcomed though not on pime agricultrue land
He spoke about the mixed-use of the project, which includes a 120-room teaching hotel ... conference to discuss how to enhance the Virgin Islands economy. My question to him was, ?As the ...
Publ.Date : Tue, 08 Sep 2020 21:06:00 GMT
Older Adults Targeted by Lottery and Sweepstakes Scams
Increasingly scammers are targeting older adults with sweepstakes scams, using fraudulent tactics to obtain money or personal information from victims.
Publ.Date : Wed, 16 Sep 2020 11:31:00 GMT
What record-setting oceanographer Sylvia Earle can teach us about resilience
Near her 85th birthday, the science icon known as Her Deepness reflects on the value of conservation during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Publ.Date : Fri, 28 Aug 2020 10:52:00 GMT
Cane Bay Partners Contributions to UVI Support New Data Science Minor Program
said the contribution from Cane Bay Partners allowed her to hire a teaching assistant and launch the program while challenged by the pandemic. "This is an exciting time for the Virgin Islands to ...
Publ.Date : Sat, 05 Sep 2020 06:29:00 GMT
British Virgin Islands Olympic Committee hosts brand-building webinar for athletes
The Athletes' Commission at the British Virgin Islands Olympic Committee hosted a webinar called "Building Your Athletic Brand".
Publ.Date : Sun, 13 Sep 2020 05:21:00 GMT
Longtime friends with ties to the water create tour boat business on the Rappahannock
A roundstern deadrise boat was made for fishing on the Chesapeake Bay and its tributaries. Richard Moncure and Nate Parker, who each have their own connections to the Rappahannock River, now share one ...
Publ.Date : Sun, 13 Sep 2020 14:15:00 GMT
Pope Francis accepts resignation of Bishop Bevard of US Virgin Islands
Pope Francis accepted the resignation Friday of Bishop Herbert Bevard of the U.S. Virgin Islands after he was hospitalized and airlifted to the U.S. mainland for medical treatment. ?Regrettably, I ...
Publ.Date : Fri, 18 Sep 2020 09:33:00 GMT
George Maul, former Florida Tech department head, tsunami expert, had passions for the sea and science
George August Maul warned for years that a killer wave in Florida was inevitable. A powerful tsunami traveling as fast as a jetliner will strike our coast, the Virgin Islands, or elsewhere in the ...
Publ.Date : Fri, 18 Sep 2020 12:52:00 GMT
Seychelles: A Canadian Family Sailing Around the World Finds Safe Harbour in Seychelles Amidst Covid
A Canadian family that is sailing around the world is currently enjoying the seas of Seychelles as they take a break in their quest. The Lim family - parents Amber and Jeff, with children Carden, 13, ...
Publ.Date : Sun, 20 Sep 2020 02:37:00 GMT