School Education COVID 19 - Re-opening of Schools in a graded manner and Learning with Physical/Social Distancing for the academic year 2020-21 - Certain Instructions issued - Regarding Rc.No.191/A&I/2020, Dt:03/11/2020.
1) Instructions of the Hon’ble Minister for Education on 30-10-2020 during the video conference with all concerned officials.
2) G.O.Rt.No.216, Dated:01.11.2020 from the School Education (Prog.II) Department, GoAP.
3) This office Memo.No.191/A&I/2020, Dated:02-11-2020.
The attention of the all Regional Joint Directors of School Education and District Educational Officers in the State is invited to the reference 2nd cited and informed that, certain teachers have met the Director of School Education, A.P on 02.11.2020 representing a grievance and on enquiry why they have not gone to the school they informed that, only 50% of the teachers are required to go to the School.
In this context, it is hereby clarified that, in G.O.Rt.No.216, School Education (Prog.II) Dept., Dt:01.11.2020 it is clearly mentioned that, all teachers should attend to the schools every day (i.e., Morning session classroom instruction: Afternoon session - Online classes).
Further they are requested to issue necessary instructions to all field officers that all teachers and headmasters of high schools, UP schools and primary schools should attend the schools everyday and also to mark their biometric attendance without fail. The teachers working in UP Schools and Primary schools shall prepare necessary worksheets and teaching material in the morning and attend to the online classes in the afternoon.
Further, in view of the norm of 16 students per class room, more sections need to be opened for Class X and IX and if more teachers are required to attend to the additional sections, the teachers from nearby UP Schools and primary schools be deputed to work in the high schools till their schools get reopened.