Several unions, including the SNES-FSU, called a strike for the three days of testing. However, the Board announces the mobilization of an excess of supervisors to deal with this situation.
For the first time, specialized baccalaureate exams are being held starting in March of this year, so that the grades are counted on the higher education enrollment platform Parcoursup. These events will start on Monday, March 20th and will run for three days.
Some courses include additional assessments: oral (as in the arts, for example) or assessment and
Experimental skills (e.g. in physical chemistry).
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In the midst of a social movement against pension reform, these entrance exams are at risk of being interrupted. “It is up to the candidates and their families to take all the necessary precautions to be on time for the invitations at the various test centres”, states the direction of the Academy of Montpellier.
One Hour Delay In Case Of Transport Blockage
However, in case of delay associated with a force majeure situation, provisions are made. “If the movement of the transport strike continues and causes difficulties in accessing the examination center, any postal agent may, exceptionally, when the delay is related to a fact beyond the control of the candidate, authorize him to enter the room a maximum of one hour after the start of the authorship test”, determines the direction of the university
Florent Martin, Director of Argelès-sur-Mer and Academic Secretary of the SNPDEN confirms: “Each head of the examination center has room to adapt to the student who can justify a case of force majeure. Finally, for the Bachelor of Philosophy, a bus missed a wheel and two applicants arrived too late, and were accepted into recovery.
The Strike On Bachelor’s Day Is Often Discussed In The Teachers’ Lounges.
The biggest threat looming over these exams remains the strike notice from teachers’ unions. Will supervisors fail? “It’s hard to say because in high school we don’t have to announce ourselves in advance”, explains Stefan Odipo.
For the Deputy Academic Secretary of the SNES-FSU, we can expect a great mobilization because we had a 60% strike on March 14th. It is always difficult for a teacher to go on strike on the day of the baccalaureate, but these days it is much discussed in the teachers’ lounges.
The direction of the Montpellier Academy announced in advance that it had mobilized more supervisors: “The heads of the institutions organize themselves to deal with any possibility, especially with regard to the number of superfluous supervisors in case of a strike decision (or any other possibility, for example). example, a sick person) Any possibility can be mobilized National education team.