June 7, 2021

‘New evaluation criteria for teachers to improve quality of education’

Imagine a herd of giraffes, a herd of elephants and a pride of lions in a jungle, all of whom need to choose their respective group leaders by putting the candidates through a test.Sanity would suggest holding group-specific tests devised with relevant criteria for each herd or pride. But if the same rubber-stamp test with similar contents was used for all the groups, wouldn’t this defy logic? It certainly would.The same absurdity is part of the bureaucratic system of Pakistan. Based on the...