PHILIPSBURG – TheHouse of Parliament’s permanent committee for Education, Culture, Youth and Sports (ECYS) will be meeting with the National Institute for Professional Advancement (NIPA) on February 12th in a closed door session.
The committee will meet three times starting at 9.00am with the final meeting starting at 11.00am on Thursday morning in the General Assembly Chamber of the House at Wilhelmina Straat #1 in Philipsburg.
The first meeting at 9.00am, the committee will meet with students from several of the programs at NIPA; at 10.00am the committee will meet with the board and the director of NIPA; and at 11.00am the committee will meet with the Minister of Education, the Department of Education, and the Inspectorate & Exam Division.
The agenda is the same for the three meetings: the challenges experienced by students at NIPA with courses, instructors, and accreditation programs as well as the lack of communication.
These meetings are closed to the public.