Teachers Conference


PHOTO CUTLINE: Minister of Education Hon. Patricia Lourens-Philip along with other dignitaries during the opening ceremony at the teacher’s conference on Wednesday. L to R, Virginia Poyotte, President of the St. Lucia Teachers Union, member of the Caribbean Union of Teachers, Vernest Mack, Past President of the Teachers Union of Antigua, Claire Elschot, President of WITU, and Minister Lourens-Philip. DCOMM Photo

The Honorable Minister of Education, Culture, Youth and Sports Affairs Patricia Lourens – Philip spoke at day 1 of the Teachers Conference on rights and responsibilities of teachers held under the auspices of the Minister, the Windward Islands Teachers Union (WITU) and UNESCO. The conference was for elementary school teachers, school boards and department heads of the Ministry. Prime Minister Hon. Sarah Wescot-Williams was also present.