Afghanistan slow to improve education

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Educating Afghanistan’s next generation is still a major hurdle. More children are going to school than a decade ago, but many girls in remote areas are still being denied schooling by Islamic radicals. Even in the big cities, a quality education is becoming difficult. Many well-educated teachers are leaving for better opportunities abroad.
CCTV’s Natalie Carney filed this report.
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Afghanistan education faces challenges

Educating Afghanistan's next generation is still a major hurdle. More children are going to school than a decade ago. But many girls in remote areas are still being denied schooling by Islamic radicals. Even in the big cities, a quality education is becoming difficult.Many well-educated teachers are leaving for better opportunities abroad. CCTV's Natalie Carney filed this report from Afghan.