Barbados
University of the West Indies Press
Inside Jamaican schools
9789766400972
9766400970
164 pages
Education
School environment - Jamaica.
Teaching - Jamaica.
Curriculum evaluation - Jamaica.
Schools - Jamaica.
Education - Social aspects - Jamaica.
Contents8
Preface9
Acknowledgments13
Abbreviations14
1. Schools and Schooling16
2. Theoretical Perspectives31
3. Inside Classrooms45
4. The Curriculum and Teaching82
5. Streaming and Its Effects on Students105
6. Language in the Classroom120
7. Gender in the School Setting151
8. Toward Better Schools for All158
Notes166
References170
Index176