We need a core-curriculum for the reasons stated below:
(i) To provide a youth a common body of experience organized around personal and social problems.
(ii) To give boys and girls successful experiences in solving the problem which are real to them here and now, thus preparing them to solve future problems,
(iii) to give youth experiences which will lead them to become better citizens in a democracy,
(iv) To increase the holding power of the secondary school by providing a programme that has meaning for all.