Cheating “I’ll give you the answer for the end-of-year exam, so pay”

Children gathered at the school playground in Namyang Workers’ District, North Hamgyeong Province, North Korea. /Photo = Daily NK

In the aftermath of the novel coronavirus infection (Corona 19), North Korean schools’ end-of-year exams were unusually held in February, while some border areas of Yanggang Province and Jagang Province, where a blockade was imposed, were reported to have introduced a home examination method. .

According to sources from Daily NK’s Yanggang Province and Jagang Province on the 16th, as a result of the defection and smuggling incidents, a blockade was imposed on Hyesan and Samjiyeon, Jagang Province, Jagang Province, and Manpo in Jagang Province.

In this regard, the book cited a previous source and reported that the end-of-year examinations began on the 1st at national universities, elementary and high-level middle schools (middle and high schools), and elementary schools (elementary schools) in accordance with the instruction of the Board of Education.

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However, as a blockade was issued again in some border areas of Yanggang-do and Jagang-do, it is said that students in these areas take the end-of-year exams at home rather than at a separate test center. It is explained that, as residents’ access to the outside of the house was strictly controlled due to the blockade, students were forced to take tests individually at each house.

In the case of two residents smuggling flavoring (seasoning), sugar powder (sugar), and soybean oil in Hyesan and Samji-yeon in Yanggang Province, a blockade was issued on the 29th of last month and then lifted on the 15th of this month. Jagang Province Jaseong and Manpo are still being blocked from the 3rd of this month.

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A source in Jagangdo said, “The blockade prevented students from going to school, so they took the end-of-year exams at home,” and said, “It was conducted in a way that teachers took the test papers and went to the students’ house.”

In fact, students in the confined area sat face to face with teachers who visited as test supervisors to take the exam, but it is known that fraudulent behaviors of money coming and going on the condition that college students provide answers in the process of taking the exam have occurred.

Regarding this, a source from Yanggang Province said, “It’s a kind of’money’, but the teacher will give you the answer, so I made money by asking me to pay.” “If you give all the answers, you get 100 dollars (dollars) and 70% of them give you 70 dollars. I received the money, but because I can’t use my daughter well now, the teachers calculated it with national money (North Korean money) and received the money.”

Unlike elementary and high-level middle school and elementary school students, college students fail if their grade-end test scores are poor, and in particular, compulsory major courses are an important factor in advancing and developing society. Appeared.

In the midst of this, the source added, “In a house where it was impossible to stab money on the teachers, they were striking their hearts to see if there would be any harm to their children or harm.”

On the other hand, the vacation started immediately after the end of the school year test, which had been held for about ten days from the beginning of this month, and there was no specific instruction about the beginning of school in early March.

A source from Yanggang Province said, “Even if the school opens on March 1 as before, there is a high possibility that the school will not go to school.” After receiving the vaccination (vaccination) provided (through international organizations), watch the situation and start school. I think we will judge if this is possible.”


Source: DailyNK by www.dailynk.com.

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