Web Desk: In a major step taken by Khyber Pakhtunkhuwa (KP) government it has been announced that only female faculty will teach to primary school students across the province, reported 24 News.
The female teachers will teach both boys and girls students.
While talking to media, KP Education Minister Atif Khan stated that females teach much better than male teachers as they understand the psychology and nature of children more. “Female faculty will be appointed step wise in KP,” he said.
While talking to channel, reported Raheem Yoasafzai told that this policy will be implemented from start of next education year. “After evaluating the numbers of primary schools in KP, the female faculty will be hired,” he added.
“Meanwhile in case of male teachers who are currently working, they will be either promoted to secondary schools or be replaced by lady teachers after their retirement,” Education Minister further stated.
The decision was taken after an important meeting on Tuesday. Co-education will also be implemented at primary level in the province and this procedure will be completed in span of four months.
KP government has taken some major steps in education last week as primary and secondary education has been made free and compulsory in the province.