Universities and colleges sticking more money in student mentoring
Universities and colleges more money in the guidance of students and in the scale of education with more teachers. They want to have money to use that from 2018 because the basic grant is eliminated.
That is a plan of studentenkoepels, the Association of universities and Colleges and the Association of Universities, that Monday will be presented to minister Jet Bussemaker (Education).
With the measures the inequality in education be reduced. Trouw writes on Monday that the emphasis in recent years in higher education, often on more money for students was.
“The programs for outstanding students, as usual, but equal opportunities for everyone are some more on our agenda”, according to chairman Karl Dittrich of universiteitenvereniging VSNU. “We are quite shocked by analyses that indicate that inequality in education is greater.”
The organizations also want to invest more in the modernisation of education facilities and further professionalization of teachers.