The technical stream of Saba Comprehensive School is the first vocational education MBO institution in the Caribbean Netherlands to achieve basic quality in education.
Minister of Education, Culture, and Science Jet Bussemaker announced this on Wednesday morning when she visited the school’s Leather Factory at Cove Bay, where instruction in various disciplines of vocational education is offered.
The Minister and her delegation toured the facility and held talks with teachers and students. Afterwards everyone was treated to a piece of cake.
Bussemaker said she was happy to see students in the vocational programme and stressed the importance for Saba to create the link between the economy and education. “It is important to guarantee these young Sabans an opportunity in the job market once they have completed their vocational studies,” the Minister said.
The Daily Herald.