CHITRAL: Seminar on Improvement of Quality Education held in
Chitral. Chitral Thinkers Forum organized the seminar through
support of AKRS Chitral. Overall aim of this activity was bringing
quality improvement of Education in Chitral in perspective of
youth. Dr. Mir Baiz Khan known intellectual and educationist was
guest speaker of the event. Professor Zuhurl Haq Danish facilitated
the event and managed the stage as moderator. Starting the program
Profesor Shamu Nazar Fatimi convener of Thinkers Forum Chitral
explained the factors which resulted formation of this forum. He
also said that primary objective of forming this forum is promoting
positive thinking in the society and especially among youth
community. Dr. Mir Baiz Khan presented his key note address and
expressed the requirements which are needed for quality improvement
of education in Chitral. He said that access to computer and
information technology is pre-requisite for students to enhance
their knowledge in present day. He said that resources should be
diverted towards education and without allocating resources towards
education sector quality improvement is not possible. He also
stressed upon the members of the forum to play their role through
advocacy for prioritizng
education as important goal of the government. He also said that
the knowledge imparted through education should be reflected in the
form of positive behavior and positive action on the part of
students in the society. Justice, fair play, equality, honesty and
positive thinking should be outcome of education in the society.
Without character building aim of education become meaningless and
core responsibility of teacher should be developing ethical values
of students. He said that formation of Thinkers Forum Chitral is
positive development and it should provide its expertise for
promoting of peaceful society in Chitral.
Dr. Noorul Islam member Thinker forum Chitral also expressed his
opinion in the forum and said that without bringing quality
improvement in education we could not resolve the problem of
unemployment and other social evils in the society.
Professor Mumtaz Hussain thanked all the participants and guest
speakers for their interest in the program and regarded it very
useful for realizing the goal of quality improvement in education.
He said that Thinkers forum Chitral belongs to the people of
Chitral and everyone having guts for contributing in promotion of
positive thinking can become member of the forum. He said that
Thinkers forum Chitral is a group of likeminded people working for
promotion of peace and tranquility in society and its membership is
open to all who are interested in the mission of the organization.
He also thanked AKRSP Chitral for supporting the event on behalf of
Thinkers Forum Chitral. He also thanked the guest speaker for
giving his precious time to this event and enlightening youth of
Chitral regarding improvement of quality education. With these
remarks Professor Mumtaz Hussain formally concluded the program and
participants were provided with refreshments.