Education Ministry denies 600+ ECCE teachers going home

The Ministry of Education is denying reports that over 600 ECCE teachers are to be sent home.

The Ministry issued a statement on Tuesday, denying the claims.

"Reference is made to an article published on Saturday 07th October, 2018 that claimed over 600 ECCE Contract teachers are being sent home by the Ministry of Education.

This is a false statement as currently there are four hundred and twenty-two (422) Teachers and Teacher Assistants employed on contract within government and government assisted centers across Trinidad and Tobago.