Teachers Association expects the return of all students to the summer

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In spite of Corona pandemic could return in the opinion of the President of the German teachers ‘ Association, Heinz-Peter Meidinger, all of the students before the summer holidays, back in the schools. Meidinger suggests a "Schichtmodell" before: The classes are divided and alternately come for a week in the school and for the other weekly tasks for the home. That would be to Meidingers view of a workable model that takes into account, on the one hand, the current distance regulations and on the other hand, prevents that all grade levels would have to remain for the foreseeable future at home.

"The policy would be on the basis of this model in a step-wise, according to the class of graded time steps to submit the plan for the return of students in the classroom, enables probably all the students, in the course of this school year in the schools zurückzukehren", Meidinger said the German press Agency.

Such an approach would, in his view, several advantages: parents might want to plan of care and working hours, better, space, and hours of plans would hardly be and subjects are not deleted changed. In addition, the risk would be reduced, that "socially vulnerable children and young people as well as pupils with special Förderbedarf&quot disadvantaged, and performance; due to permanent absence would be suspended. dpa/Klaus-Dietmar Gabbert/dpa-Central image/EG, chairs and tables are in a classroom with distance side by side.

The current plans of the countries are different: In Phase one – which is already in progress – return to first of the graduating classes in the schools for examinations and examination preparation. In Phase two – 4. May follow those classes, the drop in the coming school year exams, and the top Year of primary schools. What happened to levels with the other class, is so far largely unclear. For the formation of competent Ministers of culture of the countries want to discuss on Monday in a shift meeting on how to proceed.  

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