Daily Archives: July 20, 2013

Education in Belize: New Models of Success 1

By Gustavo A. Ramirez, Guidance Counselor / Education Consultant The policymakers of Education in Belize consist of Government and Church leaders; and they are responsible for schooling/educating all students in Primary and Secondary schools.  Yet, despite the fact that Belize is now an Independent nation in the 21st Century, our Education policymakers continue to confuse students even more than they already may be confused, by insisting that students focus on old Colonial versions of success, rather than on the students’  21st Century visions of success.  Examples:  Upon completing high school students must pass Colonial Era based O’ level exams.  Originally, […]