Newly-appointed Minister of Schooling Agnes Nyalonje has stated her precedence is to overtake the rotten and archaic schooling system within the nation.
Nyalonje says the nation’s schooling system from pre-school to tertiary stage wants a rethink.
“It isn’t accidentally that Malawi has one of many lowest transition charges in any respect ranges within the schooling system.
“It is about how we’ve structured our schooling system for a longtime that isn’t responding to pertinent wants,” she stated.
The minister stated within the 5 months that they’ve been given to show themselves by President Dr. Lazarus Chakwera, they are going to be engaged in strong remodeling coverage choices and programmes that amongst others will see the operationalization of the Academics Council of Malawi.
“We should additionally make Secondary schooling reasonably priced and efficient whereas then again take a essential take a look at free main faculty that has a number of hidden prices,” added Nyalonje.
She stated her motto within the transition 5 months is ‘form up or form out’, saying there is no such thing as a room for failure.
Nyalonje additionally added that funding in tertiary schooling wants additionally a contemporary eye so that the majority universities could be extra concerned in analysis, science, innovation to offer options to numerous points the nation is dealing with.
She known as upon UNICEF to proceed its assist within the re-opening of colleges agenda and that the reopening of colleges have to be performed on the earliest alternative, however have to be threat knowledgeable, ruled and guided by confirmed science and finest practices.