Education, Training and Careers News

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

Young people honoured by North American Manx Association

Nine young people who have made a significant contribution to Manx culture and the community have been honoured by the North American Manx Association...
Friday, 6 July 2018

Public’s views sought on arts, culture and recreation

The Manx public have the opportunity to help shape the future of arts, culture and recreation in the Isle of Man by taking part in a new survey. It aims to...
Monday, 2 July 2018

School staff rise to challenge of Parish Walk

Seventy-eight staff from the Island’s schools entered the 2018 Parish Walk in response to a challenge from colleagues in Manx Sport and Recreation (MSR). MSR –...
Monday, 2 July 2018

Isle of Man Sport Coaching Festival this September

Sport coaches are set to benefit from a series of workshops in September to help them ‘excite, engage and enable’ the Island’s sportsmen and women. The...
Monday, 2 July 2018

Good news for CRHS students after exam error

Students who sat this year’s IGCSE English Literature exam at Castle Rushen High School (CRHS) are to be given special consideration by the exam board.  Some...
Monday, 25 June 2018

Third Microgaming PlayItForward Community Games aims to spark interest in sport

The Isle of Man’s third annual Microgaming PlayItForward Community Games takes place on Wednesday 20 June at the National Sports Centre in Douglas. The games...
Tuesday, 19 June 2018

Conference for 800 teachers to highlight essentials for learning in the Isle of Man

On 1 June, over 800 teaching staff on the Island will attend the Department of Education, Sport and Culture’s ‘Essentials 4 Learning’ symposium. The symposium...
Thursday, 24 May 2018

Lucky winners of Youth Survey presented with prizes

A random selection of 15 young people who completed the 2018 Youth Survey have been presented prizes by the Minister for Education, Sport and Culture, Graham...
Monday, 14 May 2018