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After schools resume normal classes, six more teachers test positive for COVID-19 in Karnataka 

Sixteen teachers in private as well as government schools have been tested positive for COVID-19 but the state government doesn't seem to have plans to shut the schools

Published on 4th January 2021
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After the Karnataka reopens its schools, 166 teachers test positive for COVID-19  

These COVID cases among teachers across Karnataka are rising, five days after the state reopened its schools, But the state government is responding only by closing down these days for a few days 

Published on 8th January 2021
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Fifteen days on, Karnataka's Vidyagama classes log over 45% attendance in smaller districts, pittance in Bengaluru 

Cities including Bengaluru South, Yadgiri, Bidar and Vijayapura have recorded the lowest percentage of attendance among 34 other districts in Karnataka

Published on 15th January 2021
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Karnataka announces tentative time-table for SSLC exams, regular classes for class 9, 10, PUC 1 and 2 students from February 1

After February 15, Suresh Kumar will hold a meeting with Technical Advisory Committee again and decide on starting Vidyagama classes for the remaining 1 to 5 students

 

Published on 29th January 2021
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Karnataka Government cancels Dasara holidays for school kids, Vidyagama classes to continue

In a webinar with the minister, representatives of teachers and lecturers associations are said to have expressed their concerns about children slipping into child marriage, child labour and gambling

Published on 2nd October 2020
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Karnataka Government to restart its flagship programme, Vidyagama for school students from January 1 

This time, the programme has also been rolled out for private aided and unaided schools, and classes can be held on the school premises for half a day, but not inside classrooms, Suresh Kumar told

Published on 17th December 2020
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Karnataka High Court asks state government to open schools in phased manner and ascertain if children have been forced into marriage or labour

In response to the court's order on December 4, the state informed the court that it had issued an order directing that Vidyagama programme be resumed from January 1, 2021, for Classes 1-10

Published on 22nd December 2020
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Karnataka teacher who allegedly contracted COVID after conducting Vidyagama classes dies due to heart attack

Padmakshi and her husband Shashikanth have been working at the Jawaharlal Nehru Makki Aided High School and DJ Higher Primary Aided school respectively

Published on 16th October 2020
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Karnataka to release revised syllabus and exam time-table for SSLC students on January 5 or 6

Suresh Kumar in a meeting with TNIE said, "If we find such symptoms in students attending schools, then they will taken to isolation rooms. We will get them tested through RTPCR method."

Published on 23rd December 2020
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Karnataka's Technical Advisory Committee suggests class 10 and 12 students return to schools in limited number and only twice a week

The TAC also gave its nod to resume classes for Grades 9 and 11 from Jan 15, while Vidyagama is to be compulsory for Classes 6-8 from January 1.  But the number of students should be limited 

Published on 18th December 2020
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My family is suffering from COVID due to Vidyagama: Karnataka Govt school teacher's daughter's post on FB goes viral

Padmakshi and her husband Shashikanth have been working at the Jawaharlal Nehru Makki Aided High School and DJ Higher Primary Aided school respectively

Published on 15th October 2020
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Ten teachers test COVID-positive after Karnataka schools resume classes from January 

In what can be called a sign of warning to the government for reopening schools, ten teachers in Gadag and Naragunda have been tested positive for COVID-19. Other staff has been quarantined 

Published on 2nd January 2021
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These teachers from Puttur in Dakshina Kannada are making the Vidyagama programme tick

Vidyagama is an initiative by the Government of Karnataka to conduct offline classes for students who can't access mobiles phones or TV. Currently 600 kids are benefitted from this programme

Published on 23rd August 2020
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Vidyagama programme halted after COVID cases reported among teachers and students in Belagavi

Soon after COVID cases were reported in villages in Belagavi, the opposition parties in Karnataka have suggested Chief Minister B S Yediyurappa not to open schools or colleges this year

Published on 11th October 2020

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