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Teachers for Development Development for Teachers.

Excellence, Love, Service and Integrity (ELSI) embodies the aim and expectation of the teaching profession.

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Professional Development

Teaching is more than a job; it is a moral engagement with high expectations of teachers, to raise the levels of performance of their students.

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Excellent Teacher Awards

Annual recognition is given to our excellent teachers and school leaders across our education system  and in all Quality Education Circles (QECs).

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Regulatory Services

To enable and sustain an effective teaching profession that ensure the holistic development of children and young people, building skills.

Governance & Management

In 2012, an Advisory Body was established to advise the Honourable Minister of Education on the continued evolution of the Council.

About Us

The Jamaica Teaching Council (JTC) was established September, 2008 under the Education System Transformation Programme it is a response to the Task Force on Educational Reform Report (2004).

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Our Mission

To cause the teaching profession to continuously strive for excellence in raising aspirations and achievements that lead to beneficial educational outcomes for all learners underscores quality education for all Jamaicans