Improving the conditions of Teachers

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In the New Direction, the SLPP will raise the morale and productivity of our teachers. To this end, a Presidential Initiative for teachers will be launched. The Initiative will ensure that matters relating to teachers are treated with utmost importance. Other specific actions include:
  • Review the functions and making functional the Teachers Service Commission with a view to creating opportunities for teachers to have a career path
  • Develop a special incentive scheme for Science and French teachers as well as teachers in remote areas and those in special needs institutions
  • Introduce THE BEST TEACHER award for the most innovative, ingenious and dedicated teachers at national and district levels
  • Build staff quarters and embark on long-term housing scheme for teachers
  • Provide free university education for three children of every school teacher with at least 10 years’ teaching experience  Review the status of Community Teachers nationwide
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