Lambert, Clement T. M.; Down, Lorna
Author Affiliation, Ana.
Institute of Education
Towards a profile of the Jamaican literacy specialist
Caribbean Journal of Education
Date of Publication
Paper also presented at the Literacy Research and Development Centres Conference, Golden Seas Hotel, Oracabessa, Jamaica, January 7-9, 2003
Looks at the role of the literacy specialist within the Jamaican context and compares this person to the reading specialist in other countries. Similarities and differences are noted and suggestions are put forward for creating a 'literacy specialist profile' which will best suit the country's needs.