International Schools to be regulated - MP Akila Viraj says

Monday, 26 January 2015 - 14:50

The Minister of Education Akila Viraj kariyawasam says that the Ministry of Education is planning to regulate the international schools within the country soon.

Minister of Education Akila Viraj Kariyawasam said that the Ministry is expecting to introduce qualified teachers into classrooms.

To maintain an international schools standard in the country, to determine and regulate the children registered into international schools, providing libraries and other facilities such as playgrounds, Minister Akila Viraj Kariyawasam claimed that he supposed that these are things you would expect of an international school.

However measures must be taken against international schools that are just for the sake of making a profit rather than concerning about the level of education delivered, Minister stated.