Education in Haiti

MIT-Haiti Initiative - Education in Haitian Kreyol

The MIT-Haiti Initiative is a movement to help Haitians learn in the language most of them speak at home, Kreyol...

Haiti School Principal complains he's not been nominated in 4 years of running the school, NO "Lettre de Nomination"

One of my neighbors in Haiti, let's call him Pierre, he is a local school principal (directeur de l'école). Imagine my surprise when principal Pierre tells me that, for the past 4 years that he's been managing the school as the principal, he's only been paid the salary of a school teacher.

Haiti has a serious human resource problem, a government official once told me

A friend of mine, a high-ranking official in the Haitian government once told me Haiti has a serious human resource problem. He explains...

Haiti Education: 90 percent of primary schools in Haiti are non-public

Can you believe this? At least 90 percent of Haiti's primary schools are non-public. in other words, only 10 percent of the primary schools in Haiti are public schools.

School opens officially in Haiti today but NOT all students will be going

This Monday is the start of the shool year in Haiti. Ready or not, most parents did what they had to do to send their kids back to school but one parent says she is NOT ready.

Haiti Education : School Opens September 4th 2017

The academic year 2017 will begin on September 4th in Haiti says the Ministère de l'Education Nationale et de la Formation Professionnelle. (MENFP).

Haiti Public School Teachers Salary will increase in October 2017

Good news for public school teachers in Haiti... As of October 2017 Haitian public school teachers will see an increase of 20 to 30 percent...

Haiti Education Crisis - Thousands of Haitian school teachers getting paid to teach NOBODY...

You often hear about the Haitian school teacher who is constantly on strike because he is teaching students and is not getting paid but did you now about the teachers in Haiti who are getting paid and have never stood in front a classroom?

Haiti Education - 4th national assessment of academic achievements among 4th and 7th graders

Haiti Ministry of National Education and Vocational Training (MENFP) will hold it 4th national assessment of academic achievements among 4th and 7th graders.

Haiti Back to School 2016 - Lots of Haitian Parents are Complaining, NO Money

Many parents in Haiti are complaining they will not be able to send their children back to school next week due lack of money. One parent says: "I am broke, business is bad, I just don't have the money to send my four children to school this September".