Hornbill Unleashed

May 3, 2017

Education Ministry, Jakim to discuss terms of reference for registration of religious schools

Filed under: Politics — Hornbill Unleashed @ 8:01 AM

Tahfiz schools have been thrusted under the spotlight following the tragic death of student Mohamad Thaqif Amin Mohd Gaddafi in Kota Tinggi, Johor, last week. — Reuters picThe Ministry of Education (MOE) and the Department of Islamic Development Malaysia (Jakim) will discuss the terms of reference for the registration of tahfiz schools with a view to place them under one institution.

Minister of Education Datuk Seri Mahdzir Khalid said this was decided after he had a meeting ith Minister in the Prime Minister’s Department Datuk Seri Jamil Khir Baharom yesterday.

“The terms of reference include the provision of infrastructure, curriculum and teachers,” he told a press conference after the conference of principals and headmasters of Sekolah Menengah Kebangsaan Agama and Government-Assisted Religious Schools, here today.

Mahdzir had told reporters that he would be meeting with Jamil Khir soon to discuss the registration of private and independent tahfiz schools.

Tahfiz schools have been thrusted under the spotlight following the tragic death of student Mohamad Thaqif Amin Mohd Gaddafi in Kota Tinggi, Johor, last week.


Source : @ The Malay Mail Online


Advertisements

Leave a Comment »

No comments yet.

RSS feed for comments on this post. TrackBack URI

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

Create a free website or blog at WordPress.com.

%d bloggers like this: