Education Minister – Schools To Be Ranked Based On NEI Report
Education Minister Senator Ruel Reid recently revealed that the National Education Inspectorate (NEI) Report will be used to rank secondary schools across the island.
According to the senator, both the report and Caribbean Examinations Council (CXC) results will be used to compile the ranking.
He is quoted by RJR as saying:
“We have to look at holistically how we are evaluating the performance of the system. In fact, the NEI will be coming shortly with what we call a Value Added Matrix, where we look at the starting points of students in relation to the school quality and type and see how schools are adding value to our students overall.”
Minister Reid also revealed that in the latest report, schools such as Kensington Primary, St. Andrew High, Campion College, Southborough Primary, Wolmer’s Boys’ and Wolmer’s Girls’ schools have been rated as “exceptionally high”.
The most recent NEI Report revealed that there have been improvements across all eight indicators of school effectiveness in the 189 institutions inspected.
The NEI’s Key Performance indicators according to their website are:
- Leadership and Management;
- Teaching Support for Students’Learning;
- Students’ Academic Performance
- School’s and Students’ Progress over time
- Students’ Personal and Social Development
- The Quality and Use of Human and Material Resources
- Curriculum and Enhancement Programmes
- Students’ safety, security, health and wellbeing
Remember to share this article on Facebook and other Social Media Platforms. To submit your own articles or to advertise with us please send us an EMAIL at: [email protected]
- TTIX Yellow Cab Karaoke | Episode 2: Julian Marley - March 12, 2019
- TTIX Yellow Cab Karaoke | Episode 1: Wayne Wonder - March 5, 2019
- Doctors Still Not Able To Diagnose Kemoy Campbell’s Condition - February 25, 2019
- Shaggy And Sting Cop Reggae Grammy - February 11, 2019
- Jamaica Remains 54th in Latest FIFA Rankings - February 8, 2019
- 3 Bedroom Home For Sale In St Thomas - February 5, 2019
- Caribbean Legal And Media Powerhouses Join Forces In South Florida - February 3, 2019
- First National Gallery Representation For Jamaican Visual Artist Maia Chung For 2019 - January 29, 2019
- Ruffi Drops Hot New Single “Pressure” - January 28, 2019
- Home With Breathtaking Sea View For Sale In Oracabessa - January 26, 2019