Altai teachers were forbidden to communicate with the media without permission from the authorities

Employees of educational institutions of the Altai territory encouraged to communicate with journalists only after consultation with municipal authorities. On Friday, April 7, according to “PolitSibRu”.

Letters governing communication between school employees, media representatives, received the heads of educational institutions. The document was signed by Chairman of the district education Committee Pavel Odintseva.

The document explains that this decision was made because of frequent cases of publications in the mass media, distorting the facts untrue. “In order to avoid such cases, all interviews and comments from employees of educational institutions must be given after consultation with the municipal education authorities and only after a formal request from the editors,” the statement reads.

In addition, when communicating with reporters recommended a “positive emphasis on the results of the work of the municipal education system”. Also teachers, Directors and parents of students are advised to subscribe to the official accounts of the Ministry of education in Altai region.

According to the publication, these requirements were developed after publication optimization of the schools.