August 6, 2020

Fuss over CAPE rankings

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BY SASHA ROWE AND JOVANEY ASHMAN From Jamaica Observer Educate Jamaica stands by its position, others disagree Ainsworth Darby, CEO of Educate Jamaica, the think tank that produces the Caribbean Advanced Proficiency Examinations (CAPE) school rankings, is standing firm behind the publication, amidst criticism from some members of the public who question the legitimacy of […]

Flow Study gets more Caribbean students closer to examination success

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..an online portal to help students better prepare for the CAPE and CSEC examinations. As parent and students get fully into the new school term, Flow unveils its e-learning platform, Flow Study, an online portal to help students better prepare for the CAPE and CSEC examinations.  One of the most significant features of Flow Study […]

Decline In CXC maths regionally, says Examinations Council

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From Jamaica Gleaner The Caribbean Examinations Council (CXC) has revealed a significant drop in the performance of students in mathematics at the Caribbean Secondary Education Certificate (CSEC) level across the region. At a press conference in Anguilla last Fri (12), Registrar at CXC, Glenroy Cumberbatch, said the region had a 44 per cent pass rate […]

The Rubik’s cube of the Caribbean public education system

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From Antigua Observer GEORGETOWN, Guyana, May 21, CMC – The very good news for Caribbean education is that the Caribbean Community (CARICOM) Council for Human and Social Development (COHSOD) has agreed that 2016 is the time to craft a Regional Strategic Action Plan that presents a harmonised approach to educational reform in CARICOM. The Human […]

Kudos to CXC

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From Trinidad Express Newspapers The Caribbean Examinations Council (CXC) is to be congratulated for its progressive introduction of five new subjects to be taught at the level of the Caribbean Advanced Proficiency Examination (CAPE). All five subjects will be available for study by CAPE students from September with the first examination scheduled for 2015. In […]