• Kyodo


The Osaka Prefectural Assembly passed a package of ordinances Friday designed to reinforce the governor’s control over school education and toughen disciplinary action against incompetent teachers.

Under the ordinances crafted by the Osaka Restoration Association, led by Osaka Mayor Toru Hashimoto, the Osaka governor will set educational achievement targets in consultation with the prefectural board of education.

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