Public Education in Matabeleland: Where Are We Missing It?
A majority of schools in Matabeleland are understaffed and ill-equipped to provide quality education | Image by Unsplash
The Citizen Bulletin is bringing together teachers, parents, experts and activists to discuss challenges bedeviling public education in Matabeleland—and to explore lasting solutions.
BULAWAYO (The Citizen Bulletin) — Since the first person tested positive to coronavirus in Zimbabwe in March 2020, thousands of pupils have been on an extended school vacation. A minority of these have been forced to drop out of school due to a number of issues including unwanted pregnancies.