Thursday – February 4, 2021 – 17:56
Amzazi: I submitted a proposal to the Ambassador of France to teach Tamazight in mission schools.
The Minister of National Education, Vocational Training, Higher Education and Scientific Research, Said Amzazi, said he had submitted a proposal to the Ambassador of the French Republic in Rabat to teach the Amazigh language in the French mission schools in Morocco.
Minister Amzazi said on his Facebook page, after receiving the Ambassador of the French Republic in Rabat yesterday, Wednesday, February 3, that his ministry is waiting for the French side to study the appropriate formulas to start the teaching of Amazigh language in French mission schools in Morocco, according to the proposal submitted by the Ministry of Civic Education in this regard.
Minister Amzazi did not reveal whether the French side had accepted the Moroccan ministerial offer to include Tamazight in the programs and materials of the schools of the French missions in Morocco, especially since the generalization of the Amazigh language in the Moroccan education system still complains of stumbling, amid demands for broadening the base of teachers specializing in the subject, and the need for pedagogical practitioners Specialization trainings were stopped years ago, and the minister tried to catch up with them after his last meeting with the dean of the Moroccan Institute of Amazigh Culture after the problem exploded when entering the current school 2020/2021.
The reception by Minister Amzazi of the French Ambassador in Rabat was an opportunity to discuss “the areas of bilateral cooperation, in particular the achievements made within the framework of the ASTRE program, the teaching of the Arabic language and the Moroccan culture to members of the Moroccan community in France, as well as the status of educational institutions of the French mission in Morocco. French Moroccan OIB ”, according to the same source.
For her part, the Ambassador of the French Republic affirmed “the will of her country to continue its support for the Moroccan education system in its various components by following the pace of the implementation of the projects which have been approved within the framework of the implementation of the law. No, says Amzazi.