• Mon, 25 Feb 2019 01:00
    Thammasat devises better test for childhood learning disabilities
    TO HELP Thailand battle illiteracy and improve screening for learning disabilities among children, Thammasat University’s School of Engineering (TSE) has developed an innovative computer program that can yield results in 30 minutes with 95-per-cent accuracy.
  • Tue, 13 Jan 2015 01:00
    Vow to end illiteracy by year's end
    THE Education Ministry plans to bring the number of illiterate students to zero before the end of this year.
  • Thu, 30 Oct 2014 01:00
    Committee set up to deal with illiteracy
    The Basic Education Commission has set up a committee to tackle illiteracy.
  • Wed, 29 Oct 2014 17:29
    Committee may be formed to deal with illiteracy
    The Basic Education Commission is pondering creating a committee to tackle illiteracy.
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  • Wed, 04 Sep 2013 00:00
    Action plans for key policies
    The Office of Basic Education Commission (Obec) has formulated action plans for Education Minister Chaturon Chaisang's two key policies - tackling illiteracy and developing analytical thinking skills - which he will consider and announce tomorrow.
  • Fri, 09 Sep 2011 00:00
    UN puts global illiteracy at 793 m adults
    About 793 million adults around the world lack basic literacy skills, most of them girls and women, Unesco director Irina Bokova said in a statement on International Literacy Day yesterday. Education Minister Woravat Auapinyakul urged the Office of Non-fo
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