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invigilate

verb To closely monitor candidates during a written examination.
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Speaking at Kenol town during the Knut Murang'a South branch annual general meeting on Saturday, Mr Ndiku noted that whenever teachers are called upon by their employer to invigilate exams, they do it out of fear of reprisals but against their will, adding that it is the exams body that should come up with terms of service for teachers.He also sent a warning to the Ministry of Education to abolish trainings during weekends, saying this is disrespecting the teachers' right of worship given that Saturdays and Sundays are the days of worship.
A spokesperson for Cardiff Council said: "Changes to the arrangements for exam invigilation were introduced from September 2005 and since then teachers are no longer routinely required to invigilate external examinations.
Most public sector workers might think the wage rise on offer was rather generous, but not the lecturers at Birmingham and Aston Universities who voted to take industrial action by refusing to set, mark and invigilate exams.
Already 20 out of 800 exams due to take place at Liverpool have been cancelled this term, because either there were no lecturers to set the papers nationally, or to invigilate locally.
She alleged he also dashed her chances of promotion by making her invigilate in an exam when she should have been attending a final training session for her head teacher tests.
A lot of classroom time is taken up with revision, mocks and teachers having to invigilate exams.
The union, at its annual conference in Torquay, is debating a motion that urges teachers to mount a campaign of "non-cooperation" with the tests, including refusing to invigilate while children sit the papers.
The university said staff not involved with industrial action would help invigilate exams and added other ways of helping affected students graduate were being looked at.
That would be the wrong thing to do." The motion, which is widely expected to be approved, could mean that teachers refuse to prepare or invigilate for the exams next year.
The conditions of the order mean that he is not allowed to invigilate in any public exams until he undertakes appropriate training and provides evidence of such to the GTC.