The United States, like Great Britain, Canada, and other English-speaking countries, has no state-established academies
of science or literature, a fact reflective of English beliefs that culture should basically be a matter for private initiative.
He said the provincial education department has sought lists of teachers working at private academies
It may be recalled here that seven cricket academies
(5 for boys and 2 for girls) have already been established in several cities of the province as per the vision of Chief Minister Punjab ShahbazSharif.
Like much of the planned Academies
network, the Aga Khan Academies
in Hyderabad and Mombasa are situated in developing countries.
Registration fee for tuition academies
and centers charging fee up to Rs5000 per student per course would be Rs20,000, fee Rs 5001 to Rs7000 would be Rs 25,000, fee Rs7001 to Rs9000 would be Rs30000, fee Rs9001 to Rs.11000 would be Rs.35000, fee Rs11001 to Rs13000 would be Rs40,000, fee Rs13001 to Rs15000 would be Rs.45,000, fee Rs.15001 to Rs17000 would be Rs50,000, fee Rs17001 to 19000 would be Rs.55,000, fee 19001 to Rs.21,000 would be Rs60,000, fee Rs21001 to Rs 23000 would be Rs70000, fee Rs23001 to Rs.30,000 would be Rs 80,000, fee Rs30001 to 35,000 would be Rs90,000 and registration fee for tuition academies
centers charging fee Rs35001 and above per student per course would be Rs.100,000.
Annual reports of the Federal Public Service Commission have highlighted issues such as poor English and irrelevant material being taught at different academies
. Moreover, the great loss on the part of the academies
is that the CSS candidates cannot develop their own critical thinking which mainly comes from self-study.
Extortion in the name of admission fee is going unchecked as the parents are forced to pay inflated fees to these academies
in return for the pledge of a bright future for their children.
U-46 is transitioning its existing five high school academies
, which started 20 years ago, to more exclusive and unique magnet academies
However, due to complaints from the public, a recommendation to ban government teachers from running their own private academies
is currently under consideration.
The six academies
that have confirmed entry include two from English Premier League sides - Arsenal and Manchester City - and four from Italian League - Genoa, Hellas Verona,Torino and Inter Milan.