Print Edition - 2014-12-07 | News
Bhaktapur schools told to Run Till 4pm
Dec 6, 2014-The District Education Office (DEO) Bhaktapur has directed all schools in the district to run their classes until 4 pm on Friday and not let their teachers involve in political activities.
The DEO issued the directives after a majority of the schools were found closing their classes before 3 pm every Friday. The monitoring also showed that teachers were involved in political activities during the class hour.
Issuing a written directives on Friday, the DEO asked all schools to ensure that the teachers are present in their classes during the school hours. Ten months ago, the Department of Education had decided to increase the school hours of public schools until 4 pm, even on Fridays. The directive was mainly targeted for the students from grade 9 and 10.
Earlier, all the public schools used to end their classes after 1 pm on Fridays.
Published: 07-12-2014 09:12