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Monday, 7 November 2016

Education Ministry completes drafting new Education Act

The Education Ministry has just completed drafting the new Education Act, which has now be sent to cabinet for review ahead of bringing it up for a national dialogue, Education Minister El Helali El Sherbiny told Al Ahram. The new legislation would make changes to teachers’ current salaries, and set new minimum wages as well as bonuses. A committee on developing the Thanawiyya Amma system (Egypt’s high school system) will meet next week with PM Sherif Ismail, he added.

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