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11 04, 2017

Portmore Basic School Gets Support Towards Achieving Certification Standards

By |2017-04-11T13:56:36-05:00April 11th, 2017|News Article|

The Marlin Avenue Basic School in Portmore, St. Catherine, is a step closer to achieving full certification under the Early Childhood Commission’s (ECC) 12 Operating standards for Early Childhood Institutions (ECI). On Monday, April 3, Deputy [...]

11 04, 2017

Infant Department Opens at Allman Hill Primary and Junior High

By |2017-04-11T13:48:58-05:00April 11th, 2017|News Article|

The Allman Hill Primary and Junior High School in Above Rocks, St. Andrew, now has an Infant Department complete with amenities for early-childhood growth and development. The Ministry of Education, Youth and Information provided more than [...]

11 04, 2017

St. Joseph’s Infant Seeks Support to Meet ECC’s Operating Standards

By |2017-04-11T13:45:58-05:00April 11th, 2017|News Article|

Principal of the 123-year-old St. Joseph’s Infant School, located in downtown Kingston, Rosemarie Clarke, is seeking support to enable the institution to attain the Early Childhood Commission’s (ECC) 12 operating standards. It has, so far, attained [...]

11 04, 2017

ECC Forms Partnership to Help Early-Childhood Schools

By |2017-04-11T13:43:09-05:00April 11th, 2017|News Article|

The Early Childhood Commission (ECC) recently formalised a partnership with Digicel Foundation to provide assistance to five early-childhood schools to become certified under the ECC’s 12 Operating Standards. The schools are New Works Primary and Infant, [...]

28 03, 2017

Retired educator calls for more partnerships to achieve early childhood certification

By |2017-03-28T14:02:24-05:00March 28th, 2017|News Article|

Retired Assistant Chief Education Officer, Janice Latty-Morrison has joined the call for more partnerships to assist Early Childhood Institutions (ECIs) to meet certification. “We have to create an environment where our children are properly socialised,” Latty-Morrison [...]

16 03, 2017

Portmore-Based Genesis Daycare and Learning Centre Certified By ECC

By |2017-03-16T14:31:33-05:00March 16th, 2017|News Article|

The Portmore-based Genesis Daycare and Learning Centre is the first early-childhood institution in St. Catherine to be certified by the Early Childhood Commission (ECC). Senior ECC Inspector for the parish, Yvette Edwards-Wilson, said she is pleased [...]

8 02, 2017

ECC Receives $20 Million to Assist with Development Of ECIs

By |2017-02-08T18:33:51-05:00February 8th, 2017|News Article|

The Early Childhood Commission (ECC) is reporting that it received $20 million in 2016 to help with efforts to develop early-childhood institutions (ECIs) that are in need. This amount was donated by stakeholders and partners, such [...]

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