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close this bookAn Analysis of Primary Teacher Education in Trinidad and Tobago: The MUSTER Project (CIE, 2002, 156 p.)
View the document(introduction...)
View the documentMulti-Site Teacher Education Research Project (MUSTER)
View the documentPreface
View the documentAcknowledgements
View the documentList of MUSTER Researchers in Trinidad and Tobago
View the documentList of Acronyms and Abbreviations
View the documentExecutive Summary
View the documentChapter 1. Background to the Study
Open this folder and view contentsChapter 2. Overview of the Education System
Open this folder and view contentsChapter 3. Trainees and the Training Environment
Open this folder and view contentsChapter 4. The Curriculum - Documented and Espoused
Open this folder and view contentsChapter 5. Trainees' In-College Learning Experiences
Open this folder and view contentsChapter 6. Trainees' Views of Themselves and the Teaching Profession
Open this folder and view contentsChapter 7. Learning to Teach - Experiences of Teacher Trainees and Newly Qualified Teachers
Open this folder and view contentsChapter 8. Costs and Financing, and Demand for Primary Teacher Education
Open this folder and view contentsChapter 9. Recommendations from the Muster Project
View the documentBibliography
View the documentAppendix A. MUSTER Symposium: Critical Issues in Primary Teacher Education in Trinidad and Tobago - Programme
View the documentAppendix B. Critical Issues in Primary Teacher Education in Trinidad and Tobago: Symposium Report
View the documentAppendix C. Letter to the Minister of Education

Appendix C. Letter to the Minister of Education

THE UNIVERSITY OF THE WEST INDIES
ST. AUGUSTINE, TRINIDAD AND TOBAGO, WEST INDIES
FACULTY OF HUMANITIES AND EDUCATION
SCHOOL OF EDUCATION
Telephone: (868) 662-2002 Ext. 2118/2319 Fax: (868) 662-6615 e-mail: soe@educ.uwi.tt

April 30, 2002

Senator, The Honourable Mrs. Hazel Manning
Minister of Education
Hayes Street
ST. CLAIR

Dear Mrs. Manning,

As requested at your meeting with representatives from the School of Education on April 22, 2002, please find attached a summary of recommendations emanating from the MUSTER Project.

We wish to thank you for the opportunity to discuss the MUSTER Project and other education matters with you and Permanent Secretary Jennifer Sampson, and we look forward to strengthened collaboration with the Ministry of Education as we seek to provide quality education for the nation's youth.

Yours sincerely,

June George, Ph.D.
MUSTER Project Leader and Deputy Dean for Graduate Studies and Research
Cc Dr. Jeanette Morris, Head, School of Education, UWI


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The discussion papers are downloadable from the following web address:
http://www.sussex.ac.uk/usie/muster/list.html