Dimapur, July 22: In consideration of the internet connectivity issues and the inability of primary section students, particularly from the remote areas to access the online education, Principal Director, School Education Shanavas C, IAS has issued directives to head of institutions of all Government schools functioning in the State for ensuring effective implementation of continuous learning at all levels of schooling.
The PD directed the schools to ensure that teachers develop notes & worksheets based on topics given in text books for Classes Pre-Primary to IV; teachers shall develop notes & assignments for topics covered through the tele/radio online education programme first and then for other topics for Classes V to XII.
School heads have been directed to call parents of students class-wise on different days/timings so as to follow social distancing in the beginning of the week and distribute the notes, worksheets/assignments etc.
Parents shall be notified for submitting the completed worksheets/assignments on a specific day in the next week. Schools shall collect the completed worksheets/assignments of the previous week and distribute new notes, worksheets/assignments etc along with feedbacks of the previous worksheets/assignments submitted.
School heads shall ensure that limited numbers of worksheets/assignments which shall be completed by students through self study alone are given to students.
Teachers shall record details of notes, worksheets/assignments prepared, distributed and feedbacks given etc in the Teachers’ Diary and the same shall be checked and countersigned by the School heads.
The Department will introduce real time online tracking of teaching-learning activities being carried out in all Government schools using mobile app for teachers from the first week of August 2020 and details of which will be notified in due course of time.
All DEOs/Sr. SDEOs/SDEOs shall assign specific schools to field officers attached to their establishments for regular online monitoring of the teaching-learning activities using mobile app either from office or home. (Page News Service)