COVID-19: Some 1,000 pupils dropped out; schools’

  • Published on: Sep 15, 2021 - 2:54 PM
  • Source:
  • Share:
  • Whatsapp
  • Facebook
  • Twitter

COVID-19: Some 1,000 pupils dropped out; schools’ By Vishani Ragobeer vishani@newsroom.gy About 1,000 children in primary schools have dropped out schools, illustrating the worrying learning losses associated with the COVID-19 pandemic and the closure of schools. This is according to the Minister of Education Priya Manickchand who was speaking at an event on Wednesday at the Arthur Chung Conference Centre in Liliendaal, Georgetown. It has been posited that children have been faced with a significant loss of learning due to the constraints presented by the COVID-19 pandemic and the shift to online learning. UNICEF representative Nicolas Pron, …
Read More