Article VI of the Constitution of the Republic of Palau mandates the provision of free and compulsory public education for citizens.
PNC 22§101 mandates the national government to provide for an educational system which shall enable the citizens of Palau to participate fully in the progressive development of the Republic as well as to gain knowledge in all areas. To this end, the purposes of education are to:
PNC 22§111, 22§159, 22§181-184 further clarifies that:
Currently, there are 22 schools serving around 3000 elementary and high school students.
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