Survey of ICT in Secondary Schools, 2019
NIHERST will be conducting a Survey of ICT in Secondary Schools during the period October – November 2019. The objective of the study is to collect benchmark data with regard to availability, accessibility, usage and attitudes to ICT in secondary schools to inform policy-makers, decision-makers, educators and all stakeholders in education. Read More
Public Lectures Series
You are invited to attend the NIHERST Public Lectures Series which takes place on Thursday 12th September, 2019. The lectures will be facilitated by the NASA I² 2019 interns. Read More
Mrs. Marleen Lord-Lewis appointed as President of NIHERST
The National Institute of Higher Education Research Science and Technology (NIHERST), a State Agency, operating under the Ministry of Education, has a new President. Appointed by the President of the Republic of Trinidad and Tobago on the advice of the Minister, Mrs. Marleen Lord-Lewis received her Instrument of Appointment from the Honourable Anthony Garcia, Minister of Education, during a brief ceremony at the Education Towers on Monday 5th August, 2019. Read More
NYSC 2019 delegates off to the U.S.
U.S. Embassy Port of Spain in collaboration with NIHERST is pleased to announce Teveer Balraj of Naparima College and Sarah Berment of Holy Name Convent will this week travel to the U.S. to participate in the three-week National Youth Science Camp 2019. Read More
NIHERST World Environment & Oceans Day Science Week 2019
Trinidad Students aim for the Stars with NIHERST’s NASA I² Programme
Five (5) Trinidadian students will represent Trinidad and Tobago at the NASA International Internship (NASA I²) summer 2019 term, held at the NASA Ames Research Center, in Mountain View, California. Read More
Sit with Sanianitos
Palo Seco's Musk-A-Teers All Set to Represent T&T in Detroit!
For the last three years, NIHERST working in partnership with its social investment partner SHELL Trinidad and Tobago Ltd., has had the exciting pleasure of coordinating the FIRST® LEGO® League National Championship in Trinidad and Tobago. In 2019, the Best Robot Performance Award was given to Musk-A-Teers from Palo Seco Secondary School. Read More