Sharjah: Full distance studying for all personal faculties in Sharjah has been prolonged for 2 extra weeks, from September 13 to 24, Sharjah Personal Training Authority (SPEA) introduced on Tuesday.
The extension comes “after an in depth examine of the present well being standing within the emirate”, SPEA mentioned in a joint announcement (on its Instagram account) with the Emergency Disaster and Catastrophe Administration Staff in Sharjah.
Initially, Sharjah personal faculties had been to open together with different faculties within the UAE on August 30, the primary day of the brand new educational 12 months 2020/21.
Nevertheless, in a shock announcement on August 25, SPEA had introduced on Twitter personal faculties in Sharjah would undertake distance studying for the primary two weeks of the brand new educational 12 months. Colleges had been scheduled to open for in particular person studying on Septemeber 13 however it has been delayed till September 24.
“The scenario is being repeatedly monitored and we’ll preserve sharing the updates,” it had then mentioned.
In the meantime, college academics and workers, in addition to college students who’ve chosen in-person lessons for time period one, are being examined for COVID-19 in Sharjah earlier than faculties bodily reopen.