Medindia

X

Government Schools in UP to Have Biometric Attendance Systems for Teachers

by Kathy Jones on  November 9, 2012 at 8:08 PM Child Health News   - G J E 4
The state government in Uttar Pradesh will be keeping an eye on teachers in government-run schools after deciding to install a solar-run bio metric attendance system in all the schools to keep track of teachers' attendances.
 Government Schools in UP to Have Biometric Attendance Systems for Teachers
Government Schools in UP to Have Biometric Attendance Systems for Teachers
Advertisement

A control room will be set up in the state capital to keep a record of teachers' attendance.

Advertisement
As part of the pilot project, a solar bio-metric system was set up at the Mati Higher Secondary School in Sarojini Nagar in Lucknow Tuesday. Besides registering attendance, it will keep an eye on the mid-day meal scheme.

Agriculture Production Commissioner (APC) Alok Ranjan, who inaugurated the system, told IANS that it would monitor attendance of both teachers as well as students.

Officials of the Sarva Shiksha Abhiyan, which oversees the mid-day meal programme, said many school teachers were not attending their duties.

Source: IANS
Advertisement

Post your Comments

Comments should be on the topic and should not be abusive. The editorial team reserves the right to review and moderate the comments posted on the site.
User Avatar
* Your comment can be maximum of 2500 characters
Notify me when reply is posted I agree to the terms and conditions

You May Also Like

Advertisement
View All