Quality Assurance Week
The first Quality Assurance Week press conference was held at the Dominica Public Service Union on Monday November 19th.
This was held under the theme, “Improving quality assurance in higher education through institutional development”.
Chairperson Mr. Rock Bruno says the purpose and objective is to ensure and improve quality of tertiary education in Dominica.
Chairman of the National Accreditation Board Mr. Stephenson Hyacinth, says their main determination is to improve educational quality and institutional integrity throughout all secondary and tertiary institutions on the Island.
Therefore, their primary focus is on quality assurance. He says they strongly recommend quality assurance as the main pillar that any secondary or tertiary to be built on.
Minister for Education and Human Resource Development Mr. Petter St. Jean, says the Ministry of Education is making sure that every child succeeds therefore; it means that they are charged with providing quality education to the learners of this country.
The minister added that the National Accreditation Board is in place to ensure that they achieve these goals.