MP donates mathematical sets to enhance the teaching of science subjects
The member of Parliament Kashari north, in Mbarara district, Hon Basil Bataringaya Rwankwene has donated 59 brand new mathematical sets to pupils of primary six and seven in Akarungu and Karuhitsi primary schools in Rubindi town Council, Mbarara district.
The teachers and pupils received the donation which was made as a fulfillment of the pledge he made to the schools during an exercise of monitoring infrastructure status in the schools.
Bataringaya revealed that each mathematical set of Oxford type cost UGX 10,000= and it will help to enhance the teaching of mathematics subject as the foundation of studying science subjects in schools.
Bataringaya appealed to the pupils and the teachers to ensure good use and security of the mathematical sets to enhance performance and develop better standards for future technological studies and innovations.
Edison Kasasira, the head teacher Akarungu primary school appreciated Hon. Bataringaya for the donation of mathematical sets in the school which he said had been a problem to the pupils, parents and teachers of mathematics.
Several pupils who were beneficiaries of the donation expressed their gratitude towards Hon. Bataringaya and appreciated his thoughtfulness, adding that it will encourage them to study hard and become teachers of sciences, health workers and engineers in the future.
Bataringaya further promised to visit other primary schools and higher institutions of learning to offer donations that promote the teaching of science subjects.