The Social and Cultural Development Sector of the Council of Ministers held a meeting on Wednesday, February 6, 2019. Under the chairmanship of the Minister of Education, Mrs. Mashaer Ahmed Al-Dulab, the meeting reviewed a report on the readiness to take the secondary certificate exams in 2019.
The report confirmed the completion of all stages of readiness from the stage of presentation to seating and the stage of seating numbers and the position of securing meetings.
The report pointed to the increase in the number of students enrolled in the exams this year, an increase of 2.1%, and the number of (6073) foreign students to sit for examinations, the report pointed to the increase in the number of centers and increase the number of correctors by 3%.
The sector recommended the promotion of precautionary measures and security arrangements to ensure the transfer and distribution of examinations at the Center and the states and examination centers abroad and to create a suitable working environment for correction centers and control before the start of the beginning and to confirm the payment of the arrears of teachers and corrections.
On the other hand, to reassure the sector to the position of implementation of the decisions and directives of the reform program of the state apparatus and the national dialogue for the month of January 2019 for the ministries of the sector.