Online Class| Photo: Mathrubhumi Archives
Thiruvananthapuram: The Covid-19 review meeting on Thursday decided to ask teachers to come to school regularly even as classes from 1-9 are moving to online mode since January 21. The presence of teachers in the school is necessary as the academic year is ending, the committee observed. Teachers are also engaged in activities like Life Mission survey.
The committee also decided to continue physical classes for 10-12 and colleges.
The KITE had rescheduled the timings of digital classes following the school closure. The school authorities are asked to ensure continued education for the children. Teachers are asked to communicate with parents through digital media and also adopt suitable methods for differently-abled children.
Teachers may also be deputed as Sectoral Magistrates to check Covid-19 protocol violations such as crowding and not wearing masks.
Special casual leave announced for Covid-19 patients cannot be availed for those who figure in primary contact list.
District level care centres will be set up if needed
Availability of medicine will be ensured
Ward-level committees to be reinstated
Tele-medicine to be strengthened
Only critical patients allowed in Medical Colleges
Senior doctors to check critical patients
Rs 22 crores for districts to prepare
Compulsory WFH in the public and private sector for mothers of children below the age of 2, cancer patients and other people with chronic diseases