TEHRAN (Iran News) – A group of teachers and academicians from across Iran met with the Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyed Ali Khamenei on Wednesday.
During the meeting, the Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Khamenei stated that there is no opportunity higher and better for the Islamic Republic of Iran than twelve years of school education. These twelve years are the greatest opportunity to institutionalize the ideals of the revolution.
The Leader of the Islamic Revolution said: “These twelve years are the greatest opportunity for the Islamic Republic of Iran to be able to properly transmit the values, and ideals of the Revolution to this generation and to institutionalize the Islamic and Iranian identity.”
The Leader noted: “These twelve years are the best opportunity. Well, this is the mission of education, the mission of the teachers. It is a very great achievement. This is not just normal teaching, this is basic education.”
In his meeting with teachers on Wednesday, the Leader of the Islamic Revolution called them nurturers of a civilizing generation and appreciated their efforts, especially during the Corona pandemic.
“In a world where both East and West are bullying, the next generation must learn the importance of resistance from now on in order to be civilized with these teachings,” the Leader added.
Ayatollah Khamenei called for the promotion of skills training instead of useless content in schools, saying that issues such as Islamic lifestyle, social cooperation, study and research, jihadist activities, combating social damages, and law and order are among the skills that should be taught in schools.
Expressing dissatisfaction with the realization of the Document of Fundamental Transformation of The Education in the Islamic Republic of Iran, Ayatollah Khamenei said: “After more than ten years since the document was prepared and the change of ministers, the document is not operational as a complete and interconnected set.”
The Leader of the Islamic Revolution added: “If the document needs to be amended and completed, the officials should do so, while quantitative indicators should be determined to measure the progress of the document.”
According to Leader’s guidelines, young generation enjoys Islamic-Iranian identity and must grow up with the thoughts and ideas of Imam Khomeni (RA).
Human resources are the infrastructure of any civilization, the Leader said, attaching importance to the role of teachers who teach a generation that they will be founders of the new Islamic civilization in the future.
Young generation must learn the value and importance of Resistance from now, said Leader stressing the young generation must get acquainted with the importance of confronting the arrogant powers in the world.