ISLAMABAD – Prime Minister Imran Khan on Thursday chaired a gathering to assessment progress on the implementation of a unified academic curriculum throughout the nation.
The assembly was briefed that implementation of a unified curriculum for academic establishments and its analysis has remained one of the necessary ingredient of PTI’s manifesto.
The rationale behind this choice is to get rid of the disparity between curriculum, amenities, medium of instruction, lecturers and college students’ efficiency. On account of this disparity, differing mindsets have developed inflicting a fractured nationwide psyche.
Through the assembly it was revealed that the federal government had constituted a “National Curriculum Council” as quickly because it assumed workplace and the council was comprised of all related stakeholders, together with all federating models, personal sector, spiritual establishments and eminent personalities. Working teams have been additionally established whereby technical enter was offered by a devoted group of pros and topic specialists. World famend academic evaluation establishments together with Cambridge, Agha Khan College’s Institute of Academic Improvement and LUMS additionally contributed to formulation of analysis techniques.
PM was apprised that underneath Part-I, unified curriculum for Class 1 to five had been developed and its implementation will probably be accomplished by March 2021. In Part-II curriculum for Class 6 to eight will probably be prepared by March 2021 and carried out by March 2022. Part-III, curriculum for Class 9 to 12 will probably be prepared by March 2022 and enforced by March 2023.
PM Khan emphasised that teachings of the Holy Prophet (PBUH), pointers of father of the nation Quaid-e-Azam Muhammad Ali Jinnah and philosophy of Allama Muhammad Iqbal must be made a part of the curriculum. He additionally highlighted that curriculum ought to cater to the wants of the trendy instances. He mentioned that the goal behind enforcement of unified academic curriculum is to equip our younger technology with the abilities wanted to deal with the challenges of technological age and to instill in them social values that spotlight our distinct nationwide character.
Prime Minister Khan directed that affect of mafias be eradicated throughout publication of unified curriculum textbooks. PM was briefed that, amongst in depth stakeholder consultations, four Days workshops have been performed in all provinces through which greater than 400 consultants participated together with “Itehad Tanzeem-ul-Madaris”.
Prime Minister assured full facilitation of the Federal Authorities concerning enforcement of unified academic curriculum throughout the nation.
He was additionally briefed concerning measures taken in wake of COVID-19 for academic establishments. He was knowledgeable that particular academic transmission of seven hours length, in collaboration with Pakistan Tv, has been organized to be broadcast in order that college students can proceed their schooling whereas at house.
The assembly was attended by Minister for Federal Training & Skilled Coaching Shafqat Mehmood and senior officers.