Minister chairs education planning committee

Minister of Education, Higher Education, and Scientific Research Azmi Mahafzah
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AMMAN — Minister of Education Azmi Mahafzah chaired an expanded planning committee meeting at the Teachers Club in Amman. The meeting, attended by the Ministry's General Secretaries for Educational Affairs, Nawaf Al-Ajarmeh, and for Administrative and Financial Affairs, Sahar Al-Shakhatreh, discussed various educational issues, including school hours regulations and vocational education.اضافة اعلان

Mahafzah emphasized the importance of monitoring by education directors to ensure attendance, especially for Tawjihi students, aiming to reduce unjustified absenteeism. He highlighted the significant role of education directors, specialized managers, department heads, educational supervisors, school principals, and their assistants in regulating the educational process, Al-Mamlaka TV reported.

The Ministry's keen focus and plan for vocational education were reiterated to combat unemployment and enhance professionally trained competencies. Mahafzah stressed the need for collective efforts to achieve the desired goals in developing this educational branch.

During the meeting, continuous implementation of intervention plans for educational dropouts was urged, highlighting the Ministry's commitment and positive outcomes achieved through these plans.

Mahafzah also mentioned the "My School Belongs" initiative launched by the Ministry in collaboration with the Ministry of Environment, emphasizing the need for attention and follow-up to improve the learning environment and address related challenges in schools for their enhancement.

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