Friday, 6 Sep 2019

151 Delhi Schools Issued Show-Cause Notices For Not Having Special Educators

151 Delhi Schools Issued Show-Cause Notices For Not Having Special Educators

The DCPCR said the schools either have to certify within 15 days of the receipt of the notice.

 

NEW DELHI: A child rights body of the Delhi government has found that 151 schools in the city do not have special educators for children with special needs and issued show-cause notices to them. In its notice, the Delhi Commission For Protection of Child Rights (DCPCR) has warned these schools of strict action if they failed to appoint a special educator within six weeks of the notice.

The DCPCR said the schools either have to certify within 15 days of the receipt of the notice that a special educator is already engaged in the school or appoint one within six weeks of the notice.