Conducting tuition classes during school hours to be banned: Education Minister

Conducting tuition classes during school hours to be banned: Education Minister

12 January 2019 04:00 pm

Education Minister Akila Viraj Kariyawasam says tuition classes during school hours will be prohibited. He made this statement at a function held in Kurunegala.

The relevant cabinet paper will be presented to the next cabinet meeting, he added.

The Education Minister added that a special program will be initiated to identify psychological stress in school children, and 3,800 teachers will be recruited in this year as student counselors.

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