According to the sources in Ministry of Education, the SMS system has been developed in collaboration with Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA), National Technology Council (NTC) and other telecom companies.
The aim of the SMS service will be to improve the Tele-school, improve communication with parents and the public through SMS system, the ministry added. The steps was taken under the Prime Minister’s vision of Digital Pakistan Reforms.
They also said that the initiative was being taken as Education Ministry was keen to achieve digitization of education system in Pakistan. The Tele-school was winning praise not only in Pakistan but abroad as well, officials added.
In post COVID-19 world, they said, such measures will help to enhance access education for large number of students. Everyone should give feedback on Teleschool initiative, the sources added.