Bengaluru, June 29: The Karnataka government on Monday issued guidelines to conduct online classes for all students of ICSE, CBSE and SSLC under the directions of the High Court.
According to the guidelines, for the kindergarten students, online classes can be held 30 minutes a week and students in classes 1-5 will have online classes for 30-45 minutes divided into two periods for three alternate days every week.
For students in classes 6-8, the online classes will be for 30-45 minutes divided into two periods for five days every week while students in classes 9 and 10 can have the virtual classes for 30-45 minutes divided into four periods for five days a week.
Earlier, the state government barred online classes for the kids from LKG to class 5.
Minister for primary and secondary education S Suresh Kumar had said that online classes cannot be held for the kids from LKG to class V.
Online classes for schoolchildren: Karnataka govt issues guidelines