Rabat - Morocco’s fourth and eighth-grade students are lagging behind their counterparts in East Asian countries in their understanding of math and science concepts, according to the 2015 results of the Trends in International Maths and Science Study (TIMSS) benchmark educational survey.

Fez school choldren reading math and science in classroom
pupils at a Moroccan kindergarten in the city of Fez, Moroco at Photo Credit: Morocco World News
Zainab Calcuttawala is an American journalist based in Morocco.