Early Schooling: Teachers Make the Difference
- 2.9k Downloads
School enrollment in the early grades is close to universal in Latin America and the Caribbean, but the quality of education is generally poor. As a result, many children in the region learn little in their first years of formal schooling. Since early education is considered vital for economic and social progress, the region’s failure in this area is of great concern.
KeywordsDominican Republic Wealth Quintile Early Schooling Instructional Support Kindergarten Student
The opinions expressed in this chapter are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the views of the IDB, its Board of Directors, or the countries they represent.
Open Access This chapter is licensed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivatives 3.0 IGO License (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-nd/3.0/igo/) which permits any noncommercial use, sharing, distribution and reproduction in any medium or format, as long as you give appropriate credit to the IDB and provide a link to the Creative Commons licence. You do not have permission under this licence to share adapted material derived from this book or parts of it.
The use of the IDB’s name, and the use of the IDB’s logo shall be subject to a separate written licence agreement between the IDB and the user and is not authorized as part of this CC-IGO licence. Note that the link provided above includes additional terms and conditions of the licence.
The images or other third party material in this chapter are included in the chapter’s Creative Commons licence, unless indicated otherwise in a credit line to the material. If material is not included in the chapter’s Creative Commons licence and your intended use is not permitted by statutory regulation or exceeds the permitted use, you will need to obtain permission directly from the copyright holder.