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National College For Educational Leadership - Preparing Principals For Effective School Leadership

"Essentially, there is a demand for a set of school leaders who are able to provide adaptive and creative solutions for the challenges that confront the modern world..."

Kudos to Education Ministry from World Bank

Representatives of the World Bank have commended the Ministry of Education on its implementation of the Education System Transformation Programme (ESTP), which has been funded partially by the Bank.
Under the Education Capacity Building Programme, the World Bank provided financing amounting to US$16 million. The Education System Transformation Programme is also funded by the Government of Jamaica and the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB).

Aspiring Principals Complete Training

Thirty-five trainee principals recently received their professional qualification for principalship certification having successfully completed the Aspiring Principals' Programme that is designed to adequately prepare persons for the task of leading schools.
The post-graduate level programme is delivered by the Ministry of Education's National College for Educational Leadership (NCEL) in partnership with the University of the West Indies, with the goal of improving the administration of schools across the island.