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close this bookContextualising Teaching and Learning in Rural Primary Schools: Using agricultural experience - Volume 2 - Education research paper No. 20 (DFID, 1997, 130 p.)
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List of acronyms

General


DfID

Department for International Development

EFA

Education For All

GER

Gross Enrolment Ratio

GNP

Gross National Product

INSET

Inservice Education and Training

NER

Net Enrolment Ratio

NGOs

Non-Governmental Organisations

RPSs

Rural Primary Schools

TTI

Teacher Training Institute

UNESCO

United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation

UNICEF

United National Children's Fund

Tanzania


DAO

District Academic Officer

DEO

District Education Officer

ESR

Education for Self-reliance

MANTEP

Institute of Manpower Training for Educational Personnel

PSLE

Primary School Leaving Examination

SBC

School Betterment Committee

REO

Regional Education Officer

TADREG

Tanzania Development Research Group

Sri Lanka


A/L

A Levels

GCE

General Certificate of Education

MOA

Ministry of Agriculture

MOE

Ministry of Education

NEC

National Education Commission

NIE

National Institute of Education

India


DDPI

Deputy Director of Public Instruction

DIET

District Institutes of Education and Training

DPEP

District Primary Education Project

ECCE

Early Childhood Care and Education

MLL

Minimum Learning Levels

NCF

National Curriculum for Elementary Education

NPE

National Policy on Education

PMOST

Programme of Mass Orientation of School Teachers

SBC

School Betterment Committee

SC

Schedule Casts

SOPT

Special Orientation Programme for Primary Teachers

ST

Schedule Tribes

SUPW

Socially Useful Productive Work

TCH

Teachers Certificate Higher

UEE

Universalisation of Elementary Education

VEC

Village Education Committee

Ethiopia


ICDR

Institute of Curriculum Development and Research

MOE

Ministry of Education

PEAP

Primary Education Assistance Project

SPC

School Pedagogical Centre