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Education reform is a monumental task which successive governments have failed to achieve and no one was expecting an instant cure, but if there is to be an education reform some important steps need to be taken soon. There remain a myriad of challenges requiring urgent attention including; the no fail policy, the quality of […]More
Inadequate nutrition and educational inequality
FURTHER evidence of inequality in Thailand’s school system made the headlines in recent weeks after separate reports by the Public Ministry of Health and the World Bank. The report from Thailand’s Public Ministry of Health revealed that the average IQ of Grade 1 students in rural areas had fallen to 89 points, 11 points lower than Grade […]More