Kerala Schooling Minister V Sivankutty on Saturday mentioned there was no appreciable unfold of Covid-19 amongst college students within the state and the federal government’s resolution to placed on maintain the offline courses for college students of grade 1 to 9 for 2 weeks was a precautionary step because the viral an infection noticed a surge in latest days.
The courses can be suspended for 2 weeks as a precaution and it was relevant to all instructional establishments within the southern state, he advised a press convention right here.
Noting that the protection of youngsters was of paramount significance to the federal government, he mentioned the timetable of the net courses can be restructured as per the brand new resolution.
Nevertheless, there can be no change within the offline courses of 10th, 11th and 12th requirements and particular preparations can be made for these kids coming to colleges, he mentioned.
“With this, over 35 lakh college students will probably be staying at residence and attend on-line courses through the interval. A high-level assembly of the Schooling Division will convene on Monday and the revised guideline will probably be issued after that,” Sivankutty mentioned.
The Minister made it clear that there can be no change within the examination dates of the Secondary College Leaving Certificates (SSLC) and Greater Secondary, which had already been introduced.
He additionally mentioned efforts are being made to vaccinate college students as quickly as attainable and preparations can be made in collaboration with the Well being Division to present them jabs on the colleges itself.
The KITE-VICTERS, the states training portal, would quickly launch a brand new platform to replace the information of vaccination on the college degree, Sivankutty added.