May 14, 2021

The Editor Speaks: School drop outs

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There has been much in our local media regarding the schools, especially the government run ones, suggesting the teaching staff are to blame for the low standard of education being taught there. I have written a number of editorials on the subject suggesting that the blame game goes much further and parents should take a […]

High numbers of East Caribbean teens at risk of dropping out, failing

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From St Kitts & Nevis Observer BRIDGETOWN, Barbados– A ground-breaking study has found that up to 33 per cent of the children in secondary schools across the Eastern Caribbean are at risk of either dropping out or failing. The report from the study, co-authored by lecturer in Social Studies Education in the School of Education […]