SRINAGAR: Joint Director Central and Chief Education Officer on Thursday reviewed the functioning of the schools and other allied activities in a meeting of all Zonal Education Officers of the Srinagar District
According to an official statement, the meeting was called in compliance of the instructions issued by the minister of school education and director school education Kashmir.
“Zonal Education Officers were apprised about the recent instructions issued by the minister and were directed to take necessary steps to decrease the drop-out rates of students in the district,” the statement said.
Joint director central Abid Hussain directed all the ZEOs to maintain their tour diaries and submit them through chief education officer Srinagar on monthly basis.
The chief education officer directed ZEOs to take necessary steps to implement the directions from minister on ground level which include minimizing drop-out rate, increasing enrolment in schools and make teachers accountable in imparting quality education to students.
“The other points which were discussed during the meeting include the results of NAS, the implementation of biometric attendance, Aadhar enrolment, distribution of free books and uniforms to all the students, the progress in Shaala Sidhi scheme and the progress of teacher training programmes,” the statement added.
The meeting was attended by all the Zonal Education Officers of the district and other concerned.