• Area of ‘Special Education Needs’ to be improved comprehensively

    –Education Minister says

    MINISTER of Education, Priya Manickchand, led a team from the Ministry of Education, on Tuesday, to engage teachers who teach at Special Education Needs (SEN) schools across the country.

  • Disabilities should not separate persons from each other – Minister Manickchand

    Disabilities should not separate persons from each other – Minister Manickchand

    …as MoE and GPL launch Autism Awareness/Acceptance Month 2022
    (April 1, 2022) – Today the Ministry of Education in collaboration with the Guyana Power and Light Inc. (GPL) launched Autism Awareness/Acceptance Month 2022. Today’s launch began with an Autism Walk which began at the National Centre for Educational Resource Development (NCERD) and ended at Main Street Avenue in front of GPL’s office where a formal programme to launch the month of activities was held.
  • MoE hosts autism acceptance outreach

    THE Ministry of Education’s Special Education Needs (SEN) Unit on Thursday hosted an Autism Acceptance Outreach at the National Centre of Educational Resources Development (NCERD) in Kingston.

  • NCERD hosts autism acceptance outreach

    In observance of Autism Awareness Month, an outreach was today hosted at the National Centre for Educational Resource Development (NCERD), which allowed students to express themselves through art, interactive games and more.

  • Region Three Special Education Needs spotlights Autism realities via public forum

    news 20180424April is designated international Autism awareness month and as part of its observance each education district has planned programmes to observe and to bring light to the reality that many children in Guyana are challenged with autism spectrum disorder.

  • SEN hosts virtual conversation to observe Trisomy Awareness Month and World Down Syndrome Day

    (March 21, 2020) – The Ministry of Education’s Special Education Needs (SEN) Unit on Monday afternoon in observance of Trisomy Awareness Month and World Down Syndrome Day hosted a virtual conversation. 

    Since 2006, World Down Syndrome Day is observed each year on March 21 to create awareness. This year, the campaign theme is “What does inclusion mean”.

  • SEN Unit closes off Autism Awareness month with Acceptance Outreach

    (April 28, 2022) – The Special Education Needs Unit (SEN) of the National Centre for Educational Resource Development (NCERD) closed off Autism Awareness Month 2022 with an Acceptance Outreach held at NCERD in Kingston, Georgetown.
  • SEN Unit closes off Autism Awareness Month with Acceptance Outreach

    The Special Education Needs (SEN) Unit of the National Centre for Educational Resource Development (NCERD) closed off Autism Awareness Month 2022 with an Acceptance Outreach held at its office in Kingston, Georgetown on Thursday.

  • Special Education Needs to be improved comprehensively – Minister Manickchand

    (June 14, 2022) – The Honourable Minister of Education, Priya Manickchand led a team from the Ministry of Education today to engage teachers who teach at Special Education Needs schools across the country. The consultation was held in the Conference Centre at the Cyril Potter College of Education’s Turkeyen Campus.

  • Special Education Needs Unit commissioned at Wales Primary School

    (Georgetown, July 6, 2017) – As Region three (3) residents continue to bask in their recent achievements at the National Grade Six Assessment (NGSA). Plans for continues progress are fast unfolding with a focus on Students with special education needs.