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Ministry aims to cut foreign English tutors

13 Nov 2015 at 06:52

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The Education Ministry plans a six-week intensive programme to train 500 Thais to speak and teach English to reduce the hiring of expensive foreigners like Guillaume Langlois of Kunnatee Ruttharam Wittayakom School. (Photo by Jetjaras na Ranong)

The Education Ministry plans to recruit its first batch of 500 Thai teachers who teach English in state-run schools nationwide to undergo a "train-the-trainer" programme in a bid to reduce the cost of hiring foreign English teachers.

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