Literacy levels have increased significantly says Nicholas Goldberg

first_img Tweet This year’s top performer of the Grade 6 National Assessment Charice Augustine and her father Amos AugustineHead of the Curriculum Measurement and Evaluation Unit within the Ministry of Education Nicholas Goldberg says literacy level in Dominica has increased significantly.Goldberg made this announcement whilst addressing a press conference to announce the results of the Grade Six National Assessment earlier this week. He says there has been a significant improvement in reading levels of children.“If you look at the primary schools from year to year, over the last ten years, there has been a very significant improvement in the reading levels of students,” he said.Meantime Education Minister Petter St. Jean is commending the boys who excelled in this year’s Grade Six National Assessment Examinations.Of the top five performers, three were males.St. Jean says it is not all lost for boys in Dominica.Dominica Vibes News Share Share Sharing is caring!center_img 53 Views   no discussions EducationLocalNewsPrimary Literacy levels have increased significantly says Nicholas Goldberg by: – June 29, 2011 Sharelast_img read more

Marriage licenses in Ripley County by appointment only

first_imgVersailles, IN—Ripley County Clerk Ginger Bradford has announced that until further notice, all marriage licenses applications will be processed by appointment only.  Applicants must start the application process online by going to the Clerk’s page of the county website and connecting to the state link.  Once the online application is complete, applicants should call the Clerk’s office at 812-689-4783 to confirm an appointment time.For those needing copies of a marriage license for a driver’s license or insurance purposes, please call the office to make arrangements.  (812-689-4783)last_img