When the teacher sneezes, the pupils catch a cold! So goes the saying. This is exactly what is happening in Primary Schools across the country. Primary Teachers’ College tutors are performing poorly, the primary teachers poorer and the primary pupils, the poorest.
The decline in academic performance was revealed in a 2015 report by the National Assessment of Progress in Education (NAPE), which was released today by the State Minister for Primary Education, Rosemary Seninde. Here is more.