Telangana Education Department has issued a memo instructing all the teachers to attend schools from August 27 following the State government’s plans to commence admissions and distance education and e-learning classes for school education beginning September 1, 2020.
In an order issued by the Special Chief Secretary Chitra Ramachandran said after careful examination, it has been decided to permit to conduct online classes on various digital, Television and T-Sat platforms from September 1, 2020, in all schools. All teachers shall attend schools from August 27 onwards and shall prepare e-content, lesson plans etc., she said adding that: “With regard to the reopening of schools and commencement of regular classes, separate instructions will be issued as per Govt of India guidelines. Until then, all schools etc. shall remain physically closed for students”.
The memo also directed the School Education to follow alternate calendar prepared by SCERT and issue detailed guidelines in this regard.