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Interventions to Address the Root Causes of Absenteeism in Remote Rural Primary Schools in Jamaica: Challenges to Sustainability and Implications of the Results

SKU: JEDIC-16-2-5

The aim of this study was to ascertain the root causes of absenteeism among children of the rural poor in one hundred Jamaican primary schools in which absenteeism was most problematic. The research utilized a mixed methods approach and involved transforming qualitative data into quantitative data and generating descriptive statistics. Focus group interviews were utilized to collect data from school and community members and involved 165 children, ranging in age from 7 to 12.

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