A tempting prize. This Sunday night, Óscar Becerra, Minister of Education, announced a national reading comprehension contest for children. The prize will be 100 thousand soles.
The head of Minedu was interviewed on the program Final point and revealed that this national contest will be open to third, fourth and fifth grade students.
“We are going to resort to the competitive nature and desire to learn from children, to a certain extent, I am going to copy a little from you (the media) in the contests, because we are calling a National Reading Comprehension Contest. With one hundred thousand soles of prize. There has never been before in the history of Peru, a television contest that gives a prize of one hundred thousand soles. And we are going to give it to each child of each team of three to five children who wins the national championship in the third to fifth category of secondary school ”, Becerra indicated.