Arcadia Stands Tall, While Resources Fall Short

Arcadia Stands Tall, While Resources Fall Short JAMAICA SCHOOL PROFILES 2012/13 SUPPORTING & Celebrating: Arcadia Primary was recently ranked by the National Education Inspectorate Jamaica (NEI) as one of the top schools reviewed, placing third. This is a notable achievement for a school that doesn't even have a computer for its students. Located in the small community of the same name in the hills of St Thomas, Arcadia, Jamaica currently schools 50 students. It used to be an all-age … [Read more...]

Aboriginal schools in Canada get millions of dollars less – Take Action!

Aboriginal schools in Canada get millions of dollars less from the government than other provincial schools. This problem contributes to the adversity that Canada's First Peoples face in society. We need to fix this »     In January of 2007, the Ministry of Education released a plan to boost academic achievement and improving the quality of education in Aboriginal schools. It is a remarkable plan with the potential to be very effective; but unfortunately, it has … [Read more...]

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