School Education

Delhi Board of School Education's general body conducts first meeting 

Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia said that the DBSE will discourage rote-learning, bring continuous formative assessments and promote growth mindsets in students.

published on : 30th March 2021

Narayana, Chaitanya rapped for holding admission test

The department pointed out that conducting such a test is in violation of Rule 13 of the Right to Education Act, 2009.

published on : 28th March 2021

Vijayawada: Three-day workshop on toilet maintenance in schools

Commissioner of School Education Vaderuvu Chinna Veerabhadrudu said that government schools across the State are getting a facelift under Nadu-Nedu scheme being implemented by the State government.

published on : 23rd March 2021

No tuition fee for girl PG students in Haryana government colleges with family income less than Rs 1.8 lakh

The Director-General of Higher Education Department, Haryana, has forwarded a letter in this regard to principals of all government and government-aided colleges in the state.

published on : 23rd March 2021

COVID-19: Punjab class 10, 12 board exams postponed amid rise in cases

The exams of class 10 will now start from May 4 instead of April 9, the date which was earlier scheduled, according to a statement issued by the PSEB.

published on : 16th March 2021

AAP-led Delhi government approves formation of separate board for 2,700 schools in capital

In the beginning, 21-22 state government schools will be affiliated to the Delhi Board of School Education and in the next four-five years all the schools will be brought under it.

published on : 6th March 2021

Former IPS officer safeguards schooling in Jharkhand tribal belt

The former Punjab cadre IPS officer, who took voluntary retirement in 2014, was disturbed by the poor education standards in government schools and started teaching children at his home.

published on : 16th February 2021

Budgeting for joyful, resilient school education

The impact of the disruptions brought by the Covid-19 pandemic on the school education will perhaps be felt by an entire generation of learners.

published on : 15th February 2021

Karnataka schools to curtail summer holidays to make up for lost time: Minister

As per department sources, with exams ending in June and the next academic year beginning at the start of July, there would be a trimming of summer holidays.

published on : 9th February 2021

Budget 2021: Over six per cent drop in allocation despite ambitious plans for education sector

In her budget speech, Sitharaman proposed 15,000 schools be converted to “exemplar schools” in the next fiscal and added that 100 Sainik schools will be established.

published on : 2nd February 2021

'Attendance not mandatory': Telangana School Education Department releases rules for reopening

The committee should prepare an action plan before January 18, read the School Education Department.

published on : 13th January 2021

Headmasters up against district school education department’s order

The district school education department had ordered the government schools in the district to buy books from a private book shop in the city using youth and eco-club funds. 

published on : 5th January 2021

Instruct officials not to pass cryptic orders: HC

Justice S M Subramaniam observed that the authorities, who are at decision-making levels, should assign reasons for arriving at the decisions while issuing orders.

published on : 5th November 2020

School dropouts lowest in West Bengal, alarmingly high in Karnataka, Telangana and Rajasthan

At the national level, it went up from 4% to 5.5% during the period. The survey also said that Bengal is in the first position across the country for providing textbooks for school students.

published on : 31st October 2020

Cabinet approves new STARS project to strengthen school education system

Javadekar said the Modi government has started implementing the NEP-2020 and as part of the process it has approved the Strengthening Teaching-Learning and Results for States project.

published on : 14th October 2020
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