Handpicked stories from the City of Joy.
As per the plan, the university was to reopen after Eid but a senior university officials on Wednesday said that the reopening will take place only after July 15.
50 per cent rise in pediatric orthopaedic cases, wrong postures during online classes to blame, say doctors
Parents should never ignore such back and neck issues in their kids and should visit an orthopaedic if there is any such complaint.
Markets can stay open till late and restaurants, bars, cafes and cinema theatres can function at 100 per cent seating capacity.
Schools in the city will start physical classes from April, said the Delhi Disaster Management Authority (DDMA) in its review meeting on Friday, Feb 25.
Suresh Kumar and Archana were tense when TNIE met them at their residence in Valiyapadam in Palakkad on Thursday.
The mobile phones were presented to the school students in Chennai by Health Minister Ma Subramanian at an event in January at the Government Corona Hospital in King Institute, Guindy.
Teachers and psychologists are worried over the adverse effects of online classes on the overall growth of the children.
“Even now, there is no clarity over the implementation of the National Educational Policy, or the quantum of funds universities would receive under it.
On noticing his, the teacher immediately directed the students to leave the virtual classroom.
Kalyan Kumar, Bengaluru district secretary of the All India Democratic Students' Organisation said that many students are unable to afford smartphones or laptops for online classes.
The announcement was made after the minister reviewed online teaching and learning process in the government schools.
OSEPA State Project Director Anupam Saha said that an action plan is being prepared by the three education directorates and will be submitted to the department soon for approval.
College managements opine that instead of diluting the quality of exams by conducting them online, it would be better to wait for the COVID caseload to reduce, and then conduct physical exams.
Those who suffered loss of income may apply to the school management, which is to consider their requests and collect 75 per cent of the fees.
Life has been a rollercoaster ride for students over the past two years, with more than 18 months of their academic lives spent attending classes online.
According to sources, the officials may recommend reverting to online classes as it would be too risky to resume offline classes at least in the next few weeks.
He, however, maintained that the experts were of the opinion that there was no problem in holding regular off-line classes.
“I dread another run of online classes,” rued Rose (name changed), a first-year student at a private college affiliated to Bengaluru City University.
With SCERT’s Focus Point delayed, schools and teachers balancing both offline and online lessons are apprehensive of finishing lessons in time