January 22nd, 2020 - Posted By Yureshya Perera
According to media reports, the government has announced and the Cabinet has approved a Proposal to increase the the number of students in each class from this year. Increasing student numbers from the current 35-40 in popular urban schools, can seriously hamper the learning environment for students and cause anxiety and stress, for teachers.
EFSL will publish a Policy Brief on this topic soon.
Meanwhile its worth reading the OECD perspective on this, in the link below.