Bhubaneswar: The School and Mass Education Department today asked Headmasters and Headmistresses of schools in the State to take at least two classes daily.
In a letter, Additional Secretary of the department, Alok Kumar Kar directed the District Education Officers (DEOs) to ensure the Headmasters and Headmistresses impart teaching in at least two classes daily along with supervising the classes being taken by other teachers.
The letter further stated during the Principal Secretary’s visit to schools in different districts it was observed the Headmasters and Headmistresses were not taking classes in their schools. Instead they were found to be busy in school management and other coordination matters.
The Additional Secretary asked the DEOs to ensure schools adhere to the directives strictly.