Posted by : Aahil Shaik Sunday, March 8, 2020
Saudi Arabia temporarily Suspends all Public and Private Schools and Universities from 9th March
Schools and Universities in Saudi Arabia will be closed from Monday (9th March) in order to control the spread of novel coronavirus (Covid-19), As per the precautionary measure recommended by the health authorities of the Kingdom. Trending : KSA suspends going From and To Qatif region after 11 Coronavirus cases belong to the province
The Ministry of Education of Saudi Arabia said the aim of the preventive and precautionary measure is to protect students and staff, It applies on both private and public schools and technical and vocational training institutions. Recommend : Countries where risk of Coronavirus spread is High must submit PCR Lab Test certificate
- However, The Minister of Education said that virtual schools and distance education to be activated while the closure of schools in order to ensure the educational process continues in an effective and quality manner.
- The Ministry to set up supervision offices to help in coordination of distance learning and respond to parents inquiries, A new committee to ensure the work on the virtual schools are functioning through the distance learning methods as stated by ministry. See Also : Saudi Arabia asks arrivals from these countries to self quarantine themselves in home for 2 weeks
- The virtual school platform is available on Vschool.sa and materials are available for download in the Apple and Andorid devices. The lessons will also be on "Ain" TV channel and Youtube Channel Youtube.com/dorosien