The measures will be applicable for both public and private schools, the ministry said in a statement on Sunday.
Shawqi said a package of new decisions will be taken by the end of the current week in view of the latest developments of the coronavirus.
Minister of Education Tareq Shawqi met with US Minister Counselor for Public Affairs at the US Embassy Heleln Lafave to discuss bolstering education cooperation.
Prime Minister Sherif Ismail held a meeting on Tuesday with Education Minister Tareq Shawqi to discuss the educational process at schools.
President Abdel Fatah Al Sisi has assigned the Education Ministry to set a three-year plan to increase salaries of teachers.