From Monday, February 1st, Secondary education also opens with specific measures for both students and teachers. Για πρώτη φορά μάλιστα θα Sampling checks are carried out by EODY, as in primary education.
On the contrary, as announced by the Minister of Education, win Kerameus, the Tutoring and Foreign Language Center, θα συνεχίσουν να λειτουργούν με τηλεκπαίδευση.
Measures in schools
Students in Gymnasiums and Lyceums will return, implementing all necessary preventive measures, which are the following:
- mandatory use mask indoors and outdoors,
- different breaks for groups students,
- fixed groups of students in sports and others activities,
- use antiseptics,
- meticulous cleaning,
- regular ventilation of spaces,
- more specific measures for custom operation canteens, computer labs, use of musical instruments etc..
- school celebrations with measures,
- visits / walks per section, etc..
Covid checks on teachers and students
With the reopening of school units, teachers and students above are invited 16 years to contribute to the effort to monitor its spread coronavirus and the assessment of the so-called "positivity index" in the school environment.
THE positivity indexresulting from coronavirus test held daily in the country. Σήμερα πραγματοποιούνται πάνω από 20.000 τεστ καθημερινά από το δημόσιο σύστημα υγείας σε άτομα που κατά κανόνα έχουν ιστορικό που αυξάνει την πιθανότητά τους να έχουν εκτεθεί στον ιό. The aim is to significantly increase this number and to include monitoring in the national strategy asymptomatic volunteers, including members of the educational community. It is noted that the selection of Primary Education teachers and Special Education and Training Units of Primary and Secondary Education and students over 16 years is done on a priority basis (temporal and geographical) and always depending on the tests available.
Η συμμετοχή στην προσπάθεια βοηθά τους ειδικούς να διαμορφώσουν καλύτερη εικόνα για τη μετάδοση του κορονοϊού σε όλη τη χώρα, but also in the educational community, with the aim of early detection of dispersion.
Για τη συμμετοχή χρειάζεται η συμπλήρωση της "Free test application form for COVID19" at the following link:
For those who apply to test for COVID-19 there is a strict time priority. The test is performed with rapid antigen detection products of the new coronavirus SARS-CoV-2.
What will happen to schools in the "red" areas
Regarding areas with increased epidemiological burden, as mentioned, the Gymnasiums will operate for life, while the Lyceums will continue to operate remotely, with distance education and not through life. Regarding the Lyceums of Special Education and Training, they will continue to operate normally in these areas as well.
The other Educational Structures are waiting
as announced, the Universities, the Second Chance Schools, the Vocational Training Institutes, the Tutoring, the Foreign Language Center and Lifelong Learning Centers, will remain in remote operation. So, postponed to the next meeting of the Committee of Infectious Diseases what is born for the specific Educational Structures.
Transfer of competitions to B.’ quarter
According to a circular of the Ministry of Education, provided the transfer of competitions A.’ four months in B.’ quarter, in case the written test for life is not possible in time.
As mentioned in the circular, signed by the competent Undersecretary, Zetta Makri, "If for objective reasons, it will not be possible to carry out the hourly written test in the first four months, it is transferred to the second four months ".
So, The scores of the first four months can be formed without the existence of a competition, but based on their performance in the classroom (physics and electronics) and from the tests they gave to the classrooms for life.
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