The Six Caribbean Food Groups Curriculum: An evaluation of different teaching methods at Primary Schools in Trinidad and Tobago by Grandison et al

“The Six Caribbean Food Groups Curriculum: An Evaluation of Different Teaching Methods at Primary Schools in Trinidad and Tobago” . Poor nutrition education can be associated with various chronic diseases such as obesity, heart disease, diabetes, and some cancer. The aims of this study was to compare the effectiveness of […]

Home Economics: Future proofing families for 21st century living by Prof. Donna Pendergast

“Home Economics: Future proofing families for 21st century living” Professor Donna Pendergast, Head and Dean  of Professional  Studies, Griffith University, Queensland, Australia. A dedicated  professional home economist, she traveled to Montego Bay, Jamaica to deliver the keynote address to over three hundred delegates at the 22nd biennial conference of the […]

Cassava Resist Dyeing

Paper presented by Jill Becker, University of Technology,  Jamaica, at the Biennial Conference of The University of the West Indies Schools of Education, 23-25 April, 2013, St. Augustine, Trinidad and Tobago In several cultures around the world, paste resist dyeing has been traditionally performed in the dyeing of textiles. In […]