Check scheduled throughout holidays, Punjab Schooling Division attracts flak
Chandigarh, Could 12
The Democratic Lecturers Entrance Punjab has condemned the state Schooling Division’s order to conduct on-line baseline take a look at of scholars throughout holidays from Could 16 to 19.
In an announcement right now, Digvijay Pal, president of the entrance, mentioned, “The forms and the Schooling Division, within the title of the aforesaid take a look at, is in a rush to push schoolchildren as a readymade buyer within the info know-how market. They’re unaware of the current floor realities.”
The entrance mentioned the fact was that the division was removed from offering info know-how amenities and had not been in a position to make accessible all textual content books to college students.
In addition to, after the Class VIII board examinations, exams for Class X and XII have been now in progress, the entrance added. Greater than half of the lecturers in Punjab have been at present deployed on examination duties, the entrance mentioned.
“Lecturers haven’t been in a position to full the required academic course of for college kids. Underneath such circumstances, taking on-line take a look at is only a formality, which has been blatantly imposed on faculties by the ‘controversial’ training secretary of the earlier authorities,” the entrance added.