Education, Training and Careers News

STEP Projects Showcased at Programme Final

The quality of this year’s 2018 STEP student projects was recently recognised at the STEP Programme Final, with 33 undergraduate students completing projects...
Yesterday

Changes to Enterprise Development Scheme

As part of the ongoing review of the Department’s Enterprise Support schemes a mutual decision has been made to an early termination of the contract with the...
Friday, 21 September 2018

Duke of Edinburgh’s Award Island Presentation Evening

More than 150 young people were invited to receive Bronze and Silver Duke of Edinburgh’s Award certificates last night (18 September) – marking another...
Wednesday, 19 September 2018

Taster sessions aim to encourage secondary school starters to take up sport

Students starting secondary school in the north and south of the Island have been encouraged to take up sport following a day of taster sessions. The sessions,...
Monday, 17 September 2018

Awards recognise good practice in early years education

A special awards evening has been held to celebrate schools and nurseries recognised for their good practice in early years education.  The Island has two...
Thursday, 30 August 2018

Rise in overall attainment for Isle of Man pupils and schools in spite of changing examinations

Key features of the provisional IOM level 1 and 2 results*
Thursday, 23 August 2018

Provisional A-level results 2018 indicate record performance across Island schools

The 2018 A-level results in the Department of Education, Sport and Culture’s (DESC) five secondary schools once again reflect a record standard of achievement...
Thursday, 16 August 2018

Isle of Man Sport Celebration of Coaching

Recognising the work of volunteer sports coaches is the theme for a new event being promoted by Isle of Man Sport. A Celebration of Coaching will take place at...
Friday, 10 August 2018

Bank Holidays in the Isle of Man 2019

Treasury has confirmed that the following dates will be Bank Holidays in the Isle of Man in 2019, in accordance with the provisions of the Bank Holidays Act...
Friday, 10 August 2018

Parents informed of school review outcomes

The Director of Education, Geoff Moorcroft, says that the rigour of quality assurance of schools in the Isle of Man is improving education for pupils.  Mr...
Wednesday, 18 July 2018