Bhubaneswar, Jan16: The school and mass education department has asked the primary school teachers to teach high school students wherever it is necessary.
Director, Secondary Education has sent circulars to this effect to all district education officers(DEO). He has asked to prepare a data base of the trained graduate teachers working in the primary schools of the state. All these teachers will be assigned to teach in the arranged classes in high schools.
It may be noted that school authorities have asked high schools to take utmost precaution for Covid-19 while reopening these schools. As a result, a crowed class is being divided into many a sections for which more teachers are essential.
To meet the shortfall of teachers, high qualified and trained primary school teachers have been asked to teach in the high schools.