Females teaching boys in school

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Q: My son is studying in grade 6 in a boys class but all teachers are female. From grade 7 they are taught by male teachers as per school’s rules. He is 12 years old. Please guide as to how can he avoid looking at female teachers in such a situation?


A: Tutor him privately.

And Allah Ta’ala (الله تعالى) knows best.


Answered by:

Mufti Ebrahim Salejee (Isipingo Beach)

This answer was collected from, where the questions have been answered by Mufti Zakaria Makada (Hafizahullah), who is currently a senior lecturer in the science of Hadith and Fiqh at Madrasah Ta’leemuddeen, Isipingo Beach, South Africa.

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