Homeschooling Pays off for Nishtha at SEA
July 6, 2012: A homeschooled student places third in a national exam.
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Compulsory Education Ages: 6-12
Legal Status: Homeschooling is legal, but children must be excused from school attendance. Section 78 of the Education Act (Chapter 39:01, 1966) states, “A child is excused from attendance at school, if, in the opinion of the Minister of Education, he is receiving excused satisfactory instruction at home or elsewhere.”
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Homeschooling in Trinidad and Tobago
Last Updated: March 28, 2011