A Private Members Bill is being presented to Parliament to ban private tuition classes being held on Poya days and Sundays until 3.pm.
Despite post-Easter conversations about introducing government schools that are not divided along lines of religion or ethnicity, Sri Lanka's education system will allow such a transformation to take place, UNP Parliamentarian S. M. Marikkar said.
The Government will provide comprehensive training to all untrained teachers and Sri Lanka’s school system will be upgraded to be the best system in Asia in terms of quality of education and technology, Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe said.
Applicants seeking school admission can now know the number of vacancies available in the school for the first time, Minister Akila Viraj Kariyawasam said today (3 July).
Distribution of tablet computers for GCE A/L students will be implemented from the next school term, Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe said.
The faculties of Humanities and Social Sciences of the University of Kelaniya will reopen on June 06, the university administration said.
Education Minister Akila Viraj Kariyawasam said that all government and private schools and educational institutes will be regulated and monitored by the Education Ministry.
The Inter University Students’ Federation (IUSF) is saying that the authorities closed the Kelaniya University in order to prevent students from protesting against the so-called Batticaloa ‘Shariah’ campus.
Over the next two years, the Government will introduce a new public primary and secondary education system that is not segregated along lines of language or religion, Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe said today.
The Government will not grant permission to operate Sharia universities in Sri Lanka, Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe said yesterday (20).