As part of a group of organizations led by Hickling Corporation, Colleges and Institutes Canada (CICan) assisted the Government of Barbados to improve skills of personnel in the following areas: (i) General education- This involved teacher training, including special needs pedagogical training. A degree program was created for training of teachers in primary education. Other technical assistance included curriculum development, development of audio-visual learning technologies, and establishing a library and resource center; (ii) Technical and vocational education and training (TVET)- CICan worked with the TVET Council to develop a National Training Plan; and (iii) Labour market and employment- CICan assisted the National Employment Bureau (NEB) to become more efficient and effective in delivery of services by computerizing employment servicess and career guidance.
Improve primary education and TVET in Barbados through personnel development
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