The time modern civilization is passing is riddled with disarray and anxiety. But this is also the time when we precisely know what is expected from us and so we should act accordingly.
As an ongoing and unyielding fight against the Corona Pandemic, our Government has rightfully extended COVID-19 Circuit Breaker until June 1, and every conceivable institute that provides education in any way requiring physical presence are told to shut their existing operation and advised to shift in complete Home-Based Learning. As our Education Minister Ong Ye Kung so rightfully said,
“HBL is a fall back when schools are suspended; it cannot be a prolonged substitute for school. It is better to let everyone have a break from this intense period.”
But it should be noted that the learning should never be stopped, and the educational institutes never press the ‘Shutdown’ button.
Though it is equally crucial for all the students from every discipline,