Article by : Adv. Shahid Akbar
Now a days due to COVID there is lock down and Schools are also closed.
As alternate, the education system in Pakistan is turning from conventional Schooling system to Online Education System
But there are many problem being faced by common man regarding online Education
Teachers are not trained and not fully equipped to Educate through Online
There are different category of are in city, some areas are very rich, some areas are somewhat rich. Peoples of these areas do not have any issue but there are also middle or lower category areas of society which people do not have freely access to Internet and also they don’t have good equipment like Laptop. Internet connection so these people cannot afford to educate their child by way of online education. It is creating category difference between society.
Electric shut down issue in middle or low category area is very common, layman says that the time the online classes going on at same time they face electricity shut done issue so their child miss the contents of their online class. Layman also say that for each child they need separate equipment like Laptop or Mobile which they can not afford.
Society as a whole is not aware of implementing the online education system.
Under Constitution it is fundamental right of every citizen to have access to education
Conclusion and Request to Government
Provide Free High Speed Internet Facility to every citizen
Provide Free Laptop to every child (if his parents can not afford to purchase laptop)
Make sure that Electricity must not shut down during the online classes timing
Make team of software experts to train the teacher that how to provide online education
Any other facility which Govt. think necessary to support the child in getting online education