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Inter Schools Maths Olympiad today.

ISLAMABAD, January 28, 2012 (Balochistan Times): The Inter Schools Maths Olympiad will be held on January 29 (Saturday) in the four campuses of PAKTURK International Schools and Colleges. Over 3000 students from different government and private schools have so far been registered to participate in the academic contest, said a statement issued on Friday. The ISMOs are being conducted to identify and nurture the talent of pre-collegiate Pakistani students in the field of mathematics at regional, national and international levels. Additionally, such events encourage students to value intellectual pursuits besides promoting high-scoring students to participate in the International Mathematics Olympiads and bring a good name to the country. PAKTURK has also been arranging training sessions for the teachers of different schools so that they can equip their students to compete. The statement further said that ISMO Team plans to hold competitions on the national level that will bring a change in the attitude of students towards mathematics and help them refine and reinforce team skills. The carefully designed contests can be a valuable experience in mathematics for many students who will manifest improved level of confidence. It has been observed that Pakistani students have always performed beyond expectations whenever a healthy competitive environment was provided to them.

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Publication:Balochistan Times (Baluchistan Province, Pakistan)
Date:Jan 28, 2012
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