Jamaica Teachers' Association

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JTA President, Leighton Johnson addressing the 2023 Roll of Honour ceremony

Theme: Full STEAM Ahead: Advancing Digital and Future Skills


Publication Date: 
Monday, February 19, 2024

The Jamaica Teachers’ Association (JTA) should not waste the opportunity to use its diamond jubilee, the celebration of which its president, Leighton Johnson, launched last week, to assert its place as a thinking institution in the vanguard of transforming the island’s woefully underperforming education system.

Publication Date: 
Tuesday, January 9, 2024

Jamaica Teachers' Association (JTA) President Leighton Johnson says he is relieved that there is now an agreement in place on some outstanding allowances left hanging when the new compensation package for teachers was signed last year.

Publication Date: 
Tuesday, November 21, 2023

Early Childhood Education Conference
Theme: Right Start: Prioritizing Early Childhood Education

December 18-20, 2023
Holiday Inn Resort and Spa
Montego Bay, St.James

Publication Date: 
Thursday, October 19, 2023

President-elect of the Jamaica Teachers' Association (JTA), Mark Smith, has described as "absurd" the way in which money is allocated to public schools in Jamaica, arguing that the funding model is not working efficiently in its current form.

2023 Live Stream