Education Around the World: Education in the Commonwealth Caribbean and Netherlands Antilles

Editor: Emel Thomas
Publication Year: 2014
Publisher: Bloomsbury

ISBN: 978-1-62356-315-8
Category: Social Sciences - Education
Image Count: 8
Book Status: Pending
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Education in the Commonwealth Caribbean and Netherlands Antilles provides a contemporary survey of education development and key educational issues in the Caribbean with the contribution of academics working closely in the field.

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Table of Contents

  • Series Editor’s Preface
  • Notes on the Contributors
  • Introduction and Regional Overview: Priorities and Prospects for Education in the Caribbean - Emel Thomas
  • 1 Anguilla: The Challenges of Teacher Recruitment - Ornette Edwards-Gumbs
  • 2 Antigua and Barbuda: The Mathematics Curriculum – A Compulsory Preparation Issue - Caron O. Weston
  • 3 The Bahamas: Collaborative Alliances for Special Education Provision - Samuel L. Taylor and Michelle L. Wildgoose
  • 4 Barbados: Modelling the Educational System – A Socioeconomic and Historical Investigation - Pedro Welch
  • 5 Barbados: Higher Education – Contributing to Development in the Caribbean - Sandra L. Thomas
  • 6 Belize: Seeking Quality Education for National Development - Emel Thomas
  • 7 Bermuda: The History of the Education System - Joseph Christopher
  • 8 The British Virgin Islands: An Overview - Karl Dawson and David Smawfield
  • 9 The Cayman Islands: An Overview - Robert Geofroy
  • 10 The Commonwealth of Dominica: Education for Economic Development - Ian A. Lubin and Luanne K. Serieux-Lubin
  • 11 Grenada: An Overview - Colin Brock, Cherril Howard and Gabrielle Mason
  • 12 Guyana: Quality and Equity in Education - Prem Misir
  • 13 Education in Jamaica: Transformation and Reformation - Errol Miller and Grace-Camille Munroe
  • 14 Jamaica: The Challenges of Reform in Primary and Secondary Education - Zellynne Jennings
  • 15 Education in Montserrat: Pre- and Post-1995 Reflections - Gertrude Shotte
  • 16 The Netherlands Antilles: Aruba, Bonaire, Curaçao, Saba, Sint Eustatius and Sint Maarten – An Overview - Floor Job-Van der Zwan
  • 17 St Kitts and Nevis: An Overview - David L. Bearden
  • 18 St Lucia: Historical and Contemporary Issues – Developmentalist Approaches - Talia Esnard
  • 19 St Vincent and the Grenadines: Educational Partnerships for Development - Deborah Dalrymple and Yvette Thomas
  • 20 Surinam: The Development of Education - Lila Gobardhan-Rambocus
  • 21 Recent Developments in Trinidad and Tobago (2000–2010): Early Childhood Care, Primary and Secondary Education - Samuel Lochan
  • 22 An Analysis of Recent Developments in Tertiary, Technical and Vocational Education and Training (TVET), and Post-secondary Sector in Trinidad and Tobago (2000–2010) - Susan Herbert and Samuel Lochan
  • 23 The Turks and Caicos Islands: Educational and Geographical Demands - Beatrice Fulford and Julia Williams