President Mahinda Rajapaksa says that he believes that university teachers will resume duties caring about students.
The President said that teachers should stand for students.
On this occasion the President said that the current teachers should pay attention to Educational philosopher E. W. Adikaaram's statement that the teaching profession should not be a salary-based profession.+
The President said so while participating at the Colombo Wesley College annual prize-giving yesterday.
On this occasion the President also expressed his view about the grade five scholarship examination that had triggered controversy recently.