Off-line study of more than 5 lakh students of Std-12 will start. Student attendance was optional
Schools, colleges and polytechnics can be started with 50 per cent capacity.
Std. 12 classes, polytechnic institutes and colleges in the state can be started from Thursday 15th July 2021 with the consent of parents with 50% capacity. Attendance of students in such institutions is optional. Thus offline study of more than 5 lakh students of standard 12 will start.
In this meeting of the core committee, Education Minister Bhupendrasinh Chudasama, Chief Secretary Anil Mukim, Additional Chief Secretary of Home Department Pankaj Kumar, Frontline Secretary of Education S. J. Haider, Chief Minister’s Secretary Ashwini Kumar and Education Secretary Vinod Rao were present.
Corona closed schools in March. The state government had initially decided to close direct education in all primary, secondary and higher secondary schools in Ahmedabad, Vadodara, Rajkot, Surat, Bhavnagar, Jamnagar, Junagadh and Gandhinagar from March 19, 2021.
Exactly one year later the school-colleges closed again
Educational work in schools-colleges, educational institutions was closed from March 16 last year. Subsequently, schools and colleges in Std 6 to 12 were reopened in phases from January to February, but within a year, Corony’s condition worsened and on March 18, it was decided to reopen schools and colleges in four metros. Offline learning began in January and Feb.
Earlier, Std 10 and 12 schools were opened from January 11, following which Std 10 and 12, PG and last year’s college classes were started. Then in the state std. Schools for 9th and 11th were started on 1st February as well as classes for standard 9th to 12th and competitive examinations were allowed. After the reopening of schools and colleges from 9 to 12, the state government’s education department announced the resumption of classroom education for first-year students in colleges from February 8.