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Education ministry to recruit 90 reading coaches

Published:Friday | April 4, 2014 | 1:53 PM

The Ministry of Education is taking steps this financial year to convert 70 basic schools into infant departments and infant schools.



In addition, 90 reading coaches will be recruited and deployed in 495 primary level institutions in the new fiscal year.



Delivering the Throne Speech in Gordon House yesterday morning Governor General Sir Patrick Allen said the Government will also train 100 early childhood practitioners.



Sir Patrick announced that the TVET programmes and practices will be fully integrated into the formal education system this year.



The Government also plans to modernise the School-Feeding programme.



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