Recent estimates put the number of learners at five point four million with girls comprising thirty-five percent (Baker, 2008). Afghanistan currently boasts of an enrolment rate that is even higher than before the Taliban bans on secular education. Access to education is now provided to all Afghanis free of charge. The right to education is now enshrined in the Afghanistan up to a high school level and is free of charge. In the US, education is also a right that is enshrined in the constitution. Contrary to the Afghanistan situation the United States has always had universal access for everyone of school going age in public schools. America education system is compulsory for all learners below the age of eighteen. The US literacy rate stands at 99% with this figure being roughly equal for both men and women (Wadhwa, 2011). The United States just like Afghanistan employs the k12 system with elementary, primary and high school being compulsory and higher education being optional and privately funded and controlled. Approved homeschooling programs are also allowed.Schooling in Afghanistan Since 2001 Since the toppling of the Taliban regime in 2001 and the setting up of the Karzai government a lot of changes have taken place with regard to education in Afghanistan. The schooling system is, however, facing many challenges in its quest for providing education to all Afghanis. The system is plagued by an influx of students who number approximately six million yet there are not enough teachers to teach.
This research paper tries the comparing the education system in the US and Afghanistan. The education in the US is segmented into elementary, middle and high school. Education in Afghanistan, on the other hand, incorporates the system of elementary, primary and high school education…
What this means is that Afghanistan has people who are unhappy with how Afghanistan should have been and what Afghanistan will be able to do in the future. The coming days look bleak because Afghanistan cannot prosper ahead easily. There are many difficulties which Afghanistan is facing right now and one can be sure that these will continue.
Public schooling is provided free of charge and compulsory until the age of eighteen. Education is segmented into elementary, middle and high school. After high school education in the US normally proceeds to university and college which is typically for four years (Wadhwa, 2011).
A comparison argument (or contrast, but not both) between a limited aspect of the Viet Nam Conflict and our Conflict in Afghanistan The events that have been unfolding in Afghanistan have made people, more so observers to start comparing the American experience in the Vietnam War.
This paper would attempt to compare the reasons and consequences of America’s military involvement in Vietnam and Afghanistan. The Vietnam Conflict started in 1955 whereas the present Afghan Conflict started four centuries later, in 2001. Since recently, comparisons between the two conflicts have been made.
Hope For Peace In Afghanistan Name Professor Institution Date Introduction Afghanistan is an Arab nation bordering China, Iran and Pakistan, Tajikistan and uzebkistan. This region is usually referred by many political analysts as the deadly triangle as a result of a series of civil wars experienced by the three nations.
ng past events to the most recent ones is a very bad risk since these both of these events did took place in two different eras of government and that the events were in very different geographical locations (Edmonds 52). There is evidence that states that there are more
Both wars started for entirely different reasons, Vietnam having more of an ideological leaning in essence. They have been bloody wars and the masses being largely idealistically in favor of peace have vehemently opposed America’s involvement in
rgest country in the world, spanning a total of 652,230 square kilometers, with its borders touching China, Pakistan, Iran, Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan and Tajikistan (CIA 1991). Afghanistan’s harsh but breath taking landscape is dotted with rugged mountain ranges that dominate