Education Department

Identity area

Type of entity

Corporate body

Authorized form of name

Education Department

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Description area

Dates of existence

1833 - 1976

History

Education in Jamaica is governed by the comprehensive Education Law, Chapter 106 and the Code of Regulations. They provide for all categories of education - elementary, secondary and higher education, for he training of teachers, scholarships and the overall control of Education in Jamaica by a Minister, Chief Education Officer, School Boards and other organisations.

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Control area

Authority record identifier

1B/3

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Status

Final

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Full

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