KUWAIT CITY, Sept 29: The Ministry of Education has warned teachers not to take pictures of students inside the classroom, criticize them and publish them in the social media, reports Al- Shahed daily.
The daily added, the teachers who fail to abide by the ministry instructions will be referred to the Public Prosecution.
This came after the education ministry received a complaint from one of the parents that a teacher had taken a picture of his son while giving a wrong answer, criticized him and published his picture on one of the social media sites.
The source confirmed the Minister of Education Dr Hamed Al-Azmi and the Undersecretary for Public Education Fatima Al-Kandari stressed on the need to take all legal measures to deter anyone who exceeds the ethics of the profession at the same time stressing their confidence and pride in the educational institution.
The source pointed, in such cases the services of the teacher may be terminated especially since such behavior is frustrating to the student and belittles him/her in front of other students and in the community