Thursday, April 27, 2006

18 million new primary teachers needed by 2015

Read the full article from Reuters AlertNet (April 26. 20060.

"More than 18 million new teachers will be needed over the next nine years to meet a U.N. goal of providing primary education to all the world's children by 2015, a U.N. agency said on Tuesday.

"Developing nations have the greatest needs but are poorly equipped to fulfill them because of lack of money and qualified personnel, UNESCO's Montreal-based Institute for Statistics said in a report."

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