Ogun teachers urge better funding of education

SECONDARY school teachers in Ogun State have identified over-crowded classrooms, poor teachers’ salaries, lack of conducive learning environment, unqualified teachers and poor funding of the education sector as major factors responsible for the falling standard of education in the country. Recent reports indicate that about 74 per cent of students who sat for last year’s West African Examination Council (WAEC) failed. The teachers, who spoke under the aegis of the Academic Staff Union of Secondary ...
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Added October 14, 2010
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