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  • Story time: The wonders of math

    Why do people even learn math? It’s only about numbers and letters, it doesn’t have any practical use,” said John showing his dislike for math...

    “No son, math is the most practical subject you will ever learn...

  • Economists try to tackle profession’s math problem

    WASHINGTON: A lot of people complain about the math in economics...

    New York University economist Paul Romer — hardly a lightweight when it comes to equations — recently complained about how economists use math as a tool of rhetoric instead of a tool to understand the world...

  • Math in our madressahs?

    It is a fact that children who do not know English, math, or science cannot compete in the job market or benefit from university-level education...

    I was charged with enthusing them into teaching science and math in their institutions...

  • Balochistan govt teachers average less than 40pc in math and science tests: survey

    The average score of primary level government teachers in Balochistan is 32 and 39 per cent in mathematics and science tests respectively, according to a survey conducted by the United Nations International Children Emergency Fund (Unicef)...

    The survey, a copy of which is available with DawnNews TV, was conducted in 12 districts of Balochistan to gauge the competency of government teachers
  • Bad math — big blunders

    From yesterday (Friday) morning here’s the math: The Supreme Court website shows Rs10,669,728,001 in the dam fund with inflows starting July 6, 2018...

    Question: why so few genuine Pakistani experts and why is math illiteracy so rampant? We have good soldiers but not a single top-level Pakistani mathematician anywhere in the world — even those recently decorated with Pakistan’s highest national awards for mathematics would probably...

  • Bad math — big blunders

    From yesterday (Friday) morning here’s the math: The Supreme Court website shows Rs10,669,728,001 in the dam fund with inflows starting July 6, 2018...

    Question: why so few genuine Pakistani experts and why is math illiteracy so rampant? We have good soldiers but not a single top-level Pakistani mathematician anywhere in the world — even those recently decorated with Pakistan’s highest national awards for mathematics would probably...

  • Children to be introduced to regional languages

    ISLAMABAD: The National Institute of Folk and Traditional Heritage (Lok Virsa) will be organising a ‘Virsa Summer Camp for Children in Regional Languages’ at Shakarparian with the aim of celebrating diversity...

    It is hoped that this would encourage children to claim ownership of Pakistan’s various languages and diverse cultural heritage...

  • Private schools yet to start teaching regional languages

    PESHAWAR: Although teaching of regional languages has been initiated in the government schools in the current academic year seven months ago, the private schools have bluntly refused to implement government’s decision in this regard...

    The elementary and secondary education department has declared five regional languages compulsory subject for teaching in public and private sector educational institutions in the respective areas... ...

  • Literary Notes: Pakistani languages and ‘naat’: a shared heritage

    As if all this was not enough, the topic this writer was asked to discuss was ‘The regional languages of Pakistan’...

    Beginning with the remark that ‘regional languages’ and ‘provincial languages’ were derogatory terms, this writer informed the participants and the organisers that the government of Pakistan had years ago decided that all languages spoken in Pakistan were to be called ‘Pakistani languages’...

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