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ManSat Group honoured for its work with students and young professionals

[mansat.png]The ManSat Group is being honoured for its work with students and young professionals with CEO Chris Stott set to re...

Retiring adviser’s pride in Island’s education system

[Paul Craine Oct 2015.png]As Paul Craine retires from education, he looks back with pride on the generations of young people whose lives he has ...

Parents get advice on helping families stay safe online

[mt.png] Around 50 parents attended Castle Rushen High School for a talk about online safety. Officers from Isle of Man Constabulary’s Southern Nei...

Event will address issues affecting young people

[Closer Links.jpg]An event next month will bring together agencies to address issues affecting the safety and well-being of children and young p...

ISLE OF MAN SPORT AID ACADEMY HOLDS FIRST WORKSHOP FOR YOUNG ATHLETES

[altheles.png]Commitment to excellence was the focus of the first workshop of the newly-launched Isle of Man Sport Aid Academy, whi...

Flying start for Sure Sports Primary School Programme

[rugby.png] The 2015/16 Sure Sports Primary School Programme got off to a flying start at the NSC yesterday when pupils aged six to eight tackled t...

World-renowned sports coach to deliver annual lecture

[option1.png]A world-renowned coach who trained two high-achieving Olympians will deliver the annual Isle of Man Sport Lecture. Jack M...

STAFF ROADSHOW DATES ANNOUNCED!

Agenda for Change - Securing a sustainable future for our Island [staffroadshow.jpg] ...

Ned Maddrell Lecture

[ned maddrell lecture.jpg.jpeg] This year's Ned Maddrell Lecture will take place on Saturday, 7th November at St John's Mill starting at 2pm. ...

Schooling vital to Island’s success

[L&M Awards 2015.jpg.jpeg] The Island’s economic success begins in the classroom. That was the comment made by Geoff Corkish MBE, ...

Fairy Tales at Ballasalla School

[DSC_0014.JPG.jpeg]Author and illustrator Vikki Orwin visited Ballasalla School to read her book “Jetmalew’s Island Adventures” to the children. T...

Dr Jennifer Stone joins ManSat 15 years after winning the company’s first scholarship to the NASA United Space School

[Dr Jennifer Stone.jpg]Douglas, Isle of Man – 1 October 2015 ManSat Ltd has appointed Manxwoman Dr Jennifer Stone as Regulatory Affairs Manager – 1...

DofE AWARD ISLAND PRESENTATION EVENING

[doEd.png]Following another successful year for young people registering for and gaining awards, more than 180 Bronze and Silver participants we...

Value of arts to the economy outlined in survey

[Island of Culture Statistic Infographic.png]The value of the arts to the economy has been underlined in an evaluation of Island of Culture 2014...

Island-wide response to One World Charity Challenge competition

Year 12 students prepare to showcase their skills and understanding of development issues [Castle Rushen Toybox presentation.jpg] The One World...

NASA Space School scholars receive certificates from Minister

[mansat.png]Two Ballakermeen High School students who won scholarships to the NASA United Space School this summer say the ex...

Sports Day inspires students to join community clubs

[sports.png]Community sports clubs from across the south of the Island have come together to provide a day of sports for Year 7 students at Castle...

New loan scheme helps talented singer-songwriter to pursue her dream

[azariah.png]A youth music project is launching an instrument and equipment loan scheme for those pursuing their dreams off the Island. ...

Action-packed weekend in store during Adventure Challenge

[evf-2.png]The Isle of Man’s reputation as an outstanding venue for adventure sports will be showcased to teams from across the UK and Europe th...

Home educators reminded to register

[614401515.jpg]Parents of children who are home or privately educated are reminded of the requirement to register with the Department of Educati...