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The former president of the Dominican Association of Public School Teachers (ADP), María Teresa Cabrera is critical of the National Council of Education (CNE) decision to appoint new regional directors.

“I believe that the decision taken by the National Council of Education, is not good. It does not help the purposes of improving the quality of education and it seems to me that it does not correspond to the intention and efforts shown by President Luis Abinader to offer more and better public education to this people,” said the teacher’s leader.

She affirmed that this resolution contradicts the commitments signed in the Education Pact 2014-2030. She says it is “very grave” that the highest body of education in the country has adopted a resolution contrary to the General Education Law 66/97 and the consensus that had been reached.

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