The Joint Action Committee of Teachers of Chandigarh Tuesday submitted a memorandum to the District Education Officer (DEO) Prabhjot Kaur in regards to the scarcity of academics in authorities faculties, particularly these in rural areas, amongst different points. The committee talked about that a lot of posts haven’t been crammed for years.
In the federal government mannequin senior secondary college in Kaimbwala, 5 instructing posts are vacant for lessons 11 and 12 and three posts within the nursery wings this 12 months. The similar positions are vacant within the authorities college in Khuda Ali Sher.
Both faculties have a complete energy of 1,600 college students, the place over 300 college students are in grades 11 and 12. Both faculties want pressing recruitment of workers in numerous topics, together with bodily schooling, political science, English and historical past, as many of the academics at the moment taking lessons of senior lessons are skilled graduate academics (TGT).
Ramandeep Kaur, a category 10 scholar of Kaimbwala college, mentioned, “Temporary teachers are assigned for the various subjects which creates havoc. I face difficulties in English and maths subjects. Doubts are not cleared properly so I use YouTube medium to clarify the topics”.
Sohan Lal, the college’s Hindi instructor mentioned, “As there is a shortage of teachers, we have to set substitutes which can be difficult to manage.”
“Every month, the vacancy list is sent to the DEO and in response, they say the recruitment process is ongoing,” he added.
Kaimbwala college’s class 12 college students have struggled with the topic political science probably the most because the establishment has no instructor and has been counting on a substitute instructor. Students have complained the instructor offers lectures in Hindi which makes it troublesome for them to put in writing in exams.
“The substitute teacher teaches as well as gives notes in Hindi, which makes it difficult to understand as well as to write in exams…most of the students attempt exams in English language,” a scholar mentioned. Shiv Murat, a senior instructor of the federal government mannequin senior college, Khuda Ali Sher, has despatched a number of requests to the schooling division to recruit academics. “Many times the issue has been discussed, applications are sent every month but there is no response,” he mentioned.
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DEO Kaur mentioned: “The recruitment of teachers is a continuous process. Every year the strength increases, and many teachers get transferred. That is why the school is facing the issue. Whenever I get the queries, I send the proposal to Harsuhinder Pal Singh Brar, DPI, Education Department UT”. The college in Kaimbwala was inbuilt 1962 and in 2008, it was upgraded to a senior secondary college. The college presents a humanities stream for increased lessons and lessons for English, Hindi, political science, bodily schooling, and historical past.
The college in Khuda Ali Sher presents six topics together with historical past, political science, bodily schooling, English, Hindi, Punjabi and two vocational programs.