In Uttarakhand on Tuesday, after one and a half years, the students were excited when the bell rang in the primary schools. Offline studies have started from today in 14007 government and private schools of classes I to V. Which have been closed for a long time due to Corona. When the school opened, teachers welcomed the children at the gate in many places. Classes in most government schools will run for three hours.
In view of the increasing cases of covid infection in the state, primary schools were closed in March 2020. Now after the situation becomes somewhat normal, an order was issued by the government to open the school from Tuesday. According to the Director of Education, the closure of the school, it has affected the education of the children.
In order to reduce the loss of education, a bridge course will be run for children in collaboration with DIET and SCERT. The Director of Education said that education will continue in schools through both online and offline means. There will be no pressure on parents to send their children to school.
After the order of the government, all the preparations were completed by the department for the opening of the schools. According to the instructions of the Director of Education, Ramakrishna Uniyal, the children were given admission in all the schools following the SOP completely. In most schools, children got entry only after thermal screening and sanitization.
In Dehradun-KV, arrangements were made that under the alternative arrangement for the students, ie, studies would be conducted except one day. Online classes will be conducted for the students who will not be able to come to school. At the same time, students coming to school will have to bring a consent letter from their parents. The covid protocol was followed not only by the students in the school but in many places teachers and principals were also seen wearing face shields in the schools.