Tag Archives: Assessment

OECS Launches Risk Assessment Workshop

Two important events, involving stakeholders from across the region are being held here this week, as efforts continue to reduce the region’s vulnerability to natural disasters. The OECS Regional Engineering Workshop and the Caribbean Handbook on Risk Information Management Workshop opened yesterday morning with a joint ceremony at the NIS Training room. Both groups, comprising… Continue Reading →

Caribbean Primary Exit Assessment On Friday

The first sitting of the Caribbean Primary Exit Assessment CPEA will be written today by close to two thousand Grade Six Pupils from Primary Schools across the nation. The students will write the external component of the Caribbean Primary Exit Assessment, CPEA, at seventeen centres. The CPEA, which replaces the Common Entrance Examination, is administered… Continue Reading →

Caribbean Primary Exit Assessment And Preparing Students

Stakeholders in Education have been assured that the Caribbean Primary Exit Assessment, CPEA, which replaces the Common Entrance Exam from this year, will better prepare primary school students for their secondary school career. This assurance was given by the Focal Point for the CPEA in St. Vincent and the Grenadines, Clyde Fitzpatrick, during NBC’s Views… Continue Reading →

Caribbean Primary Exit Assessment Discussion

Close to two thousand Grade Six Pupils from Primary Schools across the country will write the external component of the Caribbean Primary Exit Assessment or CPEA later this month. According to Bernadette Greaves, who is responsible for Exams and Assessment in the Ministry of Education, one thousand, nine hundred and forty eight pupils will write… Continue Reading →