Category Archives: Schools

The Young Researchers of the Gozo College Sannat Primary School and the Special Unit

An innovative teaching methodology to rekindle the spark of curiosity in students has been used for years by the Year 6 class at the Gozo College Sannat Primary and the Special Unit. The teacher has designed a website which helps the students assume the role of researchers, intent on carrying out secret research on themes […]

Online conference on Fake News by Mater Boni Consilii School, St Joseph, Paola

On Friday 27th November 2020 an online conference on teaching our children how to recognise if a particular news item is real or false was organised by Mater Boni Consilii St Joseph School, Paola and Finnish NGO Faktabaari. Over 150 participants, including educators, University and MCAST lecturers, journalists and student journalists, attended the conference. In […]

Virtual meeting with Trevor Zahra at San Andrea School

On 1 December 2020, Grade 8 students at San Andrea School were given the opportunity to virtually meet renowned Maltese author and poet Trevor Zahra, who has published over 130 books for children and adults. It was an honour, in the present circumstances, to have the opportunity to meet an author who has won prizes for […]

Special assemblies at St Nicholas College Rabat Primary School

This year has been one of a kind, marked with a pandemic that has caused the whole world to rethink teaching and learning. It has been a year full of challenges. At St Nicholas College Rabat Primary School all educators are doing their best to keep everything as normal as can be while taking the […]

Birkirkara Primary School celebrates the #antibullying week 2020

Between the 16th and 20th November 2020, St Theresa College Birkirkara Primary School celebrated the #antibullying week 2020. This event formed part of the annual international #antibullying week 2020 campaign initiated by the Anti-Bullying Alliance. Pupils were engaged in discussions and digital projects which were later published on the school’s j2webby. Among the common themes which emerged […]