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Govt Schools to focus on science and technology : Science Minister

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  1. 313ghazi

    313ghazi SENIOR MEMBER

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    ISLAMABAD: Federal Minister for Science and Technology Chaudhry Fawad Hussain Thursday announced that all government schools would be converted into ‘Science technology schools’ soon, as all advance countries across the globe using latest technology for the bright future of their generations.

    Talking to private news channel , he said technology would be a major catalyst that would drive the economic and Industrial growth in the country.

    Minister said the future of Pakistan belongs to technology and country has to embrace modern technology in order to move forward and keep pace with the 3rd world countries

    He explained the Science School program that with the collaboration of education ministry we would provide modern technology in government schools as it is time to work actively for developing schools as centers of knowledge.

    Minister said in the first phase of this program we have selected almost 1500 government schools where government would introduced technology based education for students.

    “The program will equip government students to compete with other students from any part of the world”, he added.

    While emphasis on digital education in Pakistan, he said , “We have to support our technology companies and facilitate our future generation to acquire scientific and technological education to meet the latest requirements,” he stressed.

    Digital education is the key to success in this modern era full of technologies, he added.

    There are still very less educational institutes that are providing facilities for digital education but this ratio is expected to improve by upcoming digital initiatives in the future, he hoped.

    However, he said there was dire need to improve the standard and quality of government schools in the country as this sector was badly neglected in past but PTI government would utilize all available resources for the promotion of technology in education institutions.

    https://www.brecorder.com/2019/05/1...ted-into-science-technology-schools-fawad-ch/
     
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    The article is poorly conjured up based on one remark from the honorable Minister of Scientific Exploration. No details whatsoever from either the newspaper or the minister himself.

    But i guess the intention is just to get it headlined which is done.

    say what?
     
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