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All government schools will get CBSE recognition by 2024: Andhra Pradesh CM YS Jagan Mohan Reddy

Amravati: In a significant move in school education, Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister YS Jagan Mohan Reddy has asked the education department officials to take measures to get CBSE affiliation for all state government schools and ensure all students write CBSE exams in 2024. instructed.

During a review meeting held at the camp office here on Monday, the Chief Minister also said that every school should have a playground and directed the officials to make a map of those schools which do not have playgrounds. The officials have been asked to acquire the required land and allot playgrounds to those schools.

During the meeting, a detailed review of the prevailing conditions in schools after the pandemic, COVID preventive measures in schools and attendance of students was also done.

Officials told the Chief Minister that there is currently no significant impact of COVID-19 in schools due to preventive measures taken by the government and added that all teachers are getting vaccinated and attending schools.

The attendance of students in August was 73 per cent, while it was 82 per cent in September and 85 per cent in the first week of October.

The Chief Minister also inspected the quality of sports clothes, shoes, school bags and suggested some changes in them to be given to the students free of cost under ‘Jagan Anna Vidya Kanuka’.

During the review meeting, it was also decided to set aside one lakh rupees for the maintenance work of each government school.

A proposal will also be prepared to give the ranking of the performance of the schools through social audit by taking the teachers into confidence.

Apart from this, the policy of subject wise teachers will be adopted to improve the curriculum by completing the mapping of teachers soon.

By Naveen Bharat Staff

 

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