Teens in Latin America and the Caribbean generally face a difficult path to adulthood. Latin America and the Caribbean are important regions to the United States, since large numbers of Americans can trace their roots there. This book allows U.S. teens to understand the unique challenges and opportunities of teens in 15 Latin American or Caribbean countries. Photos complement the text.The Grade Six Achievement Test is taken at 1 1 + years, the point of exit from the primary level, and students who earn ... Junior high schools and all-age schools end at grade 9, at which time a few students are given a second chance to obtain entry to the other types of high schools. There is also a selection examination for entry to technical high schools taken by students in grades 7 and 8 at all-age and anbsp;...
|Title||:||Teen Life in Latin America and the Caribbean|
|Author||:||Cynthia Tompkins, Kristen Sternberg|
|Publisher||:||Greenwood Publishing Group - 2004-01-01|