Bureau Translates, Revises Text Books In To 12 Vernacular Languages

 Bureau Translates, Revises Text Books In To 12 Vernacular Languages

 

     Awassa, August 27, 2002 (WIC)- The South Peoples State Education Bureau disclosed that

   it has translated and revised text books in 12 vernacular languages in the State to enhance

   the curicullum in their respective vernaculars.

 

   Representative of the Bureau, Berhanu Bekele told Walta that the texts were translated from

   Amharic and English, based on the critics from teachers, students, educationalists and the

   public at large.

 

   He said the translated text books will be used for teaching in grade one to four to promote

   the use  of vernacular languages as medium of instruction for children.

 

   The translated books will be printed and distributed after a year.