The extension of the school year is being considered by the Ministry of Education, according to Deputy Minister of Education Zetta Makri. Charalambos Gogos also mentioned the issue of schools, who referred to smart management of school opening with many tests…..
"The scenario for the extension of the school year has fallen on the table. It is being examined " he said, noting that it will be less than a month.
"And if it does, it will not happen because the material has not been covered, but why need children for social and psychological reasons, to come to schools again " added. Alongside, he mentioned that the Easter holiday cut is not considered.
With,regarding the reopening of schools, stressed that the issue is discussed in the Committee of Experts every week.
"When we have their suggestion, we will make the political decision. We want schools to function live when the experts give the green light ", highlighted.
Tutoring – Panhellenic
Ms. Makri also referred to the Tutoring Centers which are still closed, which, as he said, is not due to the Ministry.
"We have not forgotten the opening of the tutoring centers. Just experts believe that because there is not a specific group of students, we can not for reasons of synchronicity and disease transmission, to allow opening. It is not an arbitrary decision of the Ministry. It is a decision that is imposed, is indicated and in accordance with the instructions of the experts " explained.
About the Panhellenic Games, reported, that the goal is to be done on time, while recalled that since January it decreased by 30% matter.
End, stated that from next September, in the Skills Laboratory that will be introduced in many schools will include the sex education.
Furthermore, referred to the issue of teacher evaluation and their reactions to the issue.
"Evaluation was also included in the Gavroglou law. Unfortunately, we are one of the two European countries where there is no evaluation. When it is commonly accepted that educational units should be evaluated, the leadership of the Ministry of Education and the trade union leadership of teachers will find the way it will be done ".
Charalambos Gogos: Smart management of school opening with many tests
Charalambos Gogos also mentioned the issue of schools. Speaking to SKAI, the professor of Pathology and member of the Committee of Specialists said that if things go well and the cases drop, we will be able to see a smart management of the opening of the schools with many tests., Frequent surveillance of cases with a valid diagnosis of positive patients but also with vaccination of students in universities.