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Dysfunctionality in Jamaican education.

G. C. Ruscoe

Dysfunctionality in Jamaican education.

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Published by University of Michigan, School of Education in Ann Arbor .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Education -- Jamaica.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliography: p. 122-144.

    SeriesUniversity of Michigan comparative education dissertation series ; no. 1
    The Physical Object
    Pagination144 p. ;
    Number of Pages144
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16362961M

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The paper concludes with a discussion of dysfunctionality as a source of evolutionary change in the Jamaican education system. Please indicate interest by submitting your email address, the title of the publication and we will update you on any progress.

The articles examine - Student-teacher interaction - Teacher authority - how it is maintained, nurtured, or eroded - The social construction of student interest and attention versus disruptiveness and apathy - Consequences of streaming children in perceived ability groups - Standard Jamaican English (SJE) methods and their effectiveness in teaching Creole Cited by: The University of London Research Library for Comparative Education in the Institute of Education.

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BUDGET EXPENDITURE, BUT QUALITY SHORTFALL here are arguably few things dearer to the heart of the Jamaican people than education. Most people do not see the link between education and the economy, since education is basically understood to be book learning.

The basic function of education is to create a learned society capable of understanding and producing. It is in this respect that the deficiency of the education system can be recognised, certainly in the Jamaican case.

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When I talked to Andrew Holness, the Jamaican minister of Education, he estimated that in Jamaica the adult literacy level is about 80%. That said, when you start looking into other statistics. The Ministry of Education wishes to express profound appreciation to its partners UNICEF and the Global Fund, for their enthusiastic support of the design and implementation of the Health and Family Life Education Training (HFLE) Manual which has allowed us to continue the teacher training programmes throughout the schools in Jamaica.

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Education through the six years of primary school is compulsory and is free in government-sponsored schools. The age of entry into primary school is six years, and children generally complete primary school at age twelve. The history of Jamaica High School roughly correlates with the evolving demands placed on public education in New York City.

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