Government discusses integrating Egypt’s pre-university, university systems

SourceDaily News Egypt
SectorEducation
CountryEgypt

Egypt's Ministers of Higher Education and Scientific Research Khaled Abdel Ghaffar and Education and Technical Education Tarek Shawky met, on Monday, to discuss methods of integrating Egypt's pre-university and university education systems. The proposed integration of the country's education system will ensure that it develops according to international standards. Abdel Ghaffar said that his ministry is fully coordinating with the Ministry of Education and Technical Education, to enhance the education system. This will take place by putting a significant focus on applying new teaching techniques for students, in addition to providing a system for discovering talented students and developing their skills.

He noted the important role played by the Egyptian Knowledge Bank in providing books, databases for all students, researchers, and teachers. It will enable studemts to have complete and adequate access to global sources of knowledge in science, technology, medicine, and social and human sciences. Moreover, Shawky said that the teacher is one of the most important pillars...read more...