Social Research textbook for Grade 5 underneath the newly-formulated Single Nationwide Curriculum (SNC) has omitted the Pakistan Muslim League-N’s 2013-2018 tenure. The time interval of Nawaz Sharif and Shahid Khaqan Abbasi as Prime Minister of Pakistan have been faraway from the e-book.
A timeline of the election of governments within the nation has been given in a chapter known as ‘historical past of Pakistan’, through which the names of all elected prime ministers are talked about, nevertheless, the timelines go until the Pakistan Individuals’s Occasion (PPP)’s Raja Pervez Ashraf who was the PM until 2013 after which jumps to the incumbent Prime Minister Imran Khan with out mentioning the time interval of PML-N from 2013 until 2018.
Personal Textbooks Affiliation President, Ahmad Usman, on Tuesday shared the picture of the textbook.
Educationists have voiced issues concerning the controversial Single Nationwide Curriculum claiming that it’ll confuse our kids and create a divide in society.
In an interview final week, well-known educationist, Pervez Hoodbhoy, stated, “SNC is poised to inflict harm upon Pakistan’s training system in a way by no means seen earlier than. The systemic adjustments hidden in it go far deeper than those conceived and executed by Gen. Zia’s extremist regime. A column-by-column comparability with two main madrassa methods – Tanzeem-ul-Madaris and Rabta-ul-Madaris – reveals that underneath the Single Nationwide Curriculum, odd colleges will impose extra rote studying of non secular supplies than even these madrassas of the 2 methods”.