Who is a class representative? What are the duties of a CR?

Who is a class representative?

A Class Representative (CR) act as a prime official channel of communication between teacher and rest of the class. It is a leadership role- a special privilege and honor. It prepares students as future leaders. CRs are entitled to a 3% M1 bonus.

Who can be a CR?

The major attributes of a CR includes

  • Professional, positive and cordial outlook
  • Well disciplined, responsible and understanding
  • Humble- Good rapport with all students
  • Good academic standing
  • 90%+ attendance, timely assignments, efforts for bonus
  • Understand and follow course processes and policies well

What are the duties of a CR?

  • Manage Irregularities
  • Communicate will the class in any form of irregularity
  • When teacher is late or absent
  • Improve student performance
  • Connect with the students over Facebook, Phone Call and in person
  • Resolve disputes among group members, resolve small issues (e.g. attendance status, course policies, marks).
  • Make announcements (by email/fb) to students on tutorials, submissions, and the similar.
  • Report/discuss/recommend modification in class-processes
  • Support the class
  • Ensuring that duster are in place and the room is in order before the class
  • Maintain noise during class
  • Rub off the writing on the white-board after class