The teachers have a key role towards the impartation of knowledge and betterment of the academic standard. Without headway in the realms of education, the progress cannot be attained.
Sindh Education Sector Plan is in final stages of development and will be finalized in 2 months.
World Bank has approved a package of USD 400 million to support the Second Sindh Education Reform Program. It is pending approval at the Economic Affairs Division since February 2013.
The Global Partnership for Education has approved Sindh Education Department’s concept paper for a grant of USD 66 million. The World Bank will be the supervising agency for this grant and it will be approved by the Bank’s Board of Directors in January 2014.
Offer letters for new HSTs will be distributed soon and will contain security features to eliminate fraud and forgery. Warning letters will be issued to District Education Officers who do not submit their District Recruitment Committee (DRC) reports on time. For JST and PST vacancies, candidates are advised to approach relevant District Education Offices for scrutiny of their documents.
For the next financial year 2013-14, the Annual Development Plan allocation for education has been increased to Rs. 13.48 billion from Rs. 12 billion in the previous year. On the Current expenditure Side, the budgetary allocation of Education for the financial year 2013-14 is Rs. 118.74 billion.
Online Professional Development courses are available under U.S. Embassy & Higher Education Commission for in-service English teachers of public sector Schools and Colleges of the country. Apply here before October 12, 2013.
An Expression of Interest has been published for School Management Committee Mobilization Campaign asking from the firms for Submitting Company Profiles for short listing for consideration of issuance of Request For Proposal. The last date for submitting the proposals is 15-08-2013.
The Complaint Management System tender is announced in the leading newspapers inviting Expression of Interest from firms along with the company profile for shortlisting and award of contract.