Karachi, August 17, 2016 (PPI-OT): Provincial minister for education Jam Mehtab Hussain Dahar has said that a proposal to give good performance award to one teacher in each district called Teacher of the Month is under consideration. The objective of the award is to encourage the teachers ‘community. This he said while talking to a delegation here in his office on Wednesday. MNA Dr. Arif Alvi and MPA Samar Ali Khan were also part of the delegation. The education minister also agreed upon to make Reform Support Unit of education department more effective. The system has been deteriorating for a long time and to improve it we all have to work on the same page.
He added, ‘ Unless we develop the concept of ownership of schools among the parents and the teachers we can not get our targets ‘. The education minister was of the opinion that major reforms were needed in education department. School Management Committees should be made effective. The teachers, the parents , the students and the members of the civil society could bring a change if worked together.
The members of the delegation draw the attention of the minister education towards poor condition of the washrooms in government schools especially in girls schools, over the situation the minister education assured the delegation that the issue would be resolved on priority basis. He said that the structural issues would also be monitored because the education was a multi dimensional sector and until and unless all sectors were focused we could not get success.
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