As state government remains elusive over reopening of educational institutes in Goa, several contractual teachers & allied education employees have expressed concern over renewal of their contracts. Anxiety amongst contractual teachers in Primary, High Schools, Higher Secondary, Colleges, Poly-technique has been increasing, as education and technical education directorate has failed to provided its foresight plans.
Goa based, netizen Sailee Naik expressing her concern though a video on social media in-regards with contractual employment, said that the directorate of education has been conducting online training for regular teachers, while contract teachers are been sidelined…… she further said that contract of all teachers and allied education staff has been concluded on 30th April 2020.
The state government, on directives of MHA had closed all educational institutes as a precautionary measure to combat outbreak of COVID-19 since March 2020. Substantial, contract employees in education sector have not received their outstanding salaries till date.