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Increase in ECAP Funding
The Ministry of Education,Youth, Sports, Agriculture and Lands (MEYSAL) has approved an increase in funding for students in the Early Childhood Assistance Programme(ECAP).  23rd September 2020, 8:53am
DES Adjusts Dual Entry Programme
The Department of Education Services (DES) has announced an adjustment in the application process and entry requirements for the Dual Entry Programme opportunity provided by Government Secondary Schools. 2nd September 2020, 9:41am
Schools Develop Reopening Guidelines
Further to the development and publication of a general guidance document for the Re-opening of Schools and Early Childhood Education Centres by the Ministry of Education (MEYSAL) on 24 June, the Department of Education Services (DES) conducted onsite visits to government schools last week to ensure compliance with current Public Health protocols and that guidance measures were being adhered to. 2nd September 2020, 9:33am
MEYSAL hosts Welcome Event for Educators
The Ministry of Education hosted separate welcome events for new and returning education professionals employed in government schools in Grand Cayman and the Sister Islands, last week, in adherence with current Public Health protocols. 2nd September 2020, 9:23am
Government School Students to Receive Free Laptops
Cabinet approves funding for a One-to-One Laptop Programme to Begin in September 2020. 3rd July 2020, 11:00am
Minister of Education Provides Update on Education amidst COVID 19 Pandemic
Statement from the Hon. Julianna OíConnor-Connolly, Minister for EYSAL on education amidst COVID 19 Pandemic  26th June 2020, 7:19pm
Ministry of Education Issues Guidance for the Reopening of Facilities
Further to the Premierís June 17th announcement on the reopening of Educational Institutions, the Ministry of Education, Youth, Sports, Agriculture & Lands (MEYSAL) has provided detailed guidance on the reopening procedures for all Educational Institutions which have been closed since 16 March 2020.  24th June 2020, 2:00pm
Ministry Response to OES Inspection Report on Home Learning in Government Schools
The Ministry of Education, Youth, Sports, Agriculture and Lands (MEYSAL) implemented protocols for school closures and distance learning prior to the closure of schools on 24 March 2020. As a result, all government schools issued learning or activity packets to students to commence distance learning. 12th June 2020, 2:03pm
Ministry of Education/Department of Education Services (DES) Maintains Reviewed Recruitment Process
The Department of Education Services (DES) continues to abide by its decision to only recruit suitably qualified staff locally this year despite information that is currently being circulated in the community suggesting otherwise.  11th June 2020, 3:26pm
Notice of Travel for Students on Overseas Scholarships
The Scholarship Secretariat advises all RETURNING overseas scholarship students intending to travel back to University for September that they must register with the Emergency Travel site at 11th June 2020, 8:25am