Sunday, May 22, 2016

Tirah teachers demand effective education policy

TIRAH: While peace has been reestablished to the remote Tirah Maidan valley of Khyber Agency, the educators and guardians don't see splendid future for youngsters because of what they call imperfect training approach.

"We have been anticipating that the administration should step for advancement of instruction following 11 years of inconvenience in the valley. Be that as it may, it appears those making strategies to elevate training need to advance absence of education in the region," Director of Maidan Cadet School Noor Muhammad Afridi told The News.

He said schools, healing centers and houses were annihilated in the valley amid 2013. "Like a few different schools, the Maidan Cadet School in Bar Qambarkhel was additionally revived with the backing of the security powers after the range was cleared inside three months," he said.

He said a senior authority of the security strengths induced tuition based schools' proprietors and instructors to collaborate with the administration in advancing training in the zone. Noor Muhammad included that the officer asked the tuition based school proprietors not to gather expenses from schoolchildren and rather the Fata Education Foundation would pay the charges for just 200 hundred understudies.

He said the Fata Education Foundation began giving Rs80,000 per school every month. "The Maidan Cadet School in Bar Qambarkhel has 700 understudies and 13 instructors. We are conveying Rs80,000 among those educators," he included.

Be that as it may, he said, some schools with 200 understudies and a couple of instructors were additionally getting the same measure of Rs80,000.He said the schools having a greater number of understudies and educators required more cash. "Else, we will restart charging expense in the schools soon," he included.

A senior instructor Fazal Rabi Afridi communicated worry over the administration's training approach, especially in influenced zone in Maidan valley in Khyber Agency.He said that previous representative Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Sardar Mahtab Ahmad Khan had focused on Maidan Tirah valley educators to regularize administration on legitimacy yet that wasn't possible.

"In Tirah Maidan, a day by day wager is acquiring more cash than an instructor who is paid Rs200 day by day," he claimed.He brought up that the Education Department had not issued the required books, tents, mats, chalks and different things to the Tirah Maidan schools in this way. The instructor said the education rate, which was at that point influenced by militancy in private and government areas, would dive if the legislature did not help the schools' administration.

He called attention to that instructors had been losing enthusiasm for educating and were hunting down employments in different divisions as their pay rates had diminished because of the new strategy.