School classes to be shifted to online from December 10

Politics
ayanzaya@montsame.gov.mn
2021-12-02 13:10:03

Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/. On December 2, Minister of Education and Science L.Enkh-Amgalan introduced the issues related to the operations of all levels of educational institutions discussed at the Cabinet's regular meeting yesterday.

 

As the influenza season begins and new coronavirus cases among children are rising, in addition to the risk of the new Omicron variant of COVID-19, the suggestion on fully shifting classroom learning at secondary and high schools to online from December 10 was discussed.


Similarly, kindergartens are expected to shift to distance learning from December 10 till  the Lunar New Year celebration, reports Minister L.Enkh-Amgalan.

 

As for universities, students continue class- based learning till December 10, after which they will take online exams.  A total of 40 thousand students out of 119 thousand have received their third shot of Covid-19 vaccine so far.