The following is shared from caribbeansignal.com on the issue of a controversial survey sponsored by the Ministry of Education – Blogmaster
October 6, 2022 by Amit Uttamchandani
Code.org responds to questions around controversial test in Barbados
On October 5th, Barbados Today published an article about a controversial computer science test held in Barbados.
The original article, and subsequent Oct 6 articles mentioned Code.org, the Ministry of Education, Technological & Vocational Training, and the Inter-American Development Bank, (see here, here and here). I contacted Code.org on October 5 and asked the following questions:
Today (Oct 6), I received the following reply from Code.org:
As per BT’s initial Oct 5 and 6th articles, and Code.org’s Oct 6th reply to my queries (and the IDB’s Oct 6th statement and apology, and The Ministry’s response and apology), it seems – to me at least – that Code.org was not involved.
Posted by caribbeansignal.com
Controversial Survey as under: