Tamil Nadu Schools

Tamil Nadu bans mobile phones in schools, minister says defying ban would cost handsets

School Education Minister Anbil Mahesh Poyyamozhi's warning came a day after the schools for classes 1 to 10 re-opened on Monday.

published on : 14th June 2022

Tamil Nadu government schools to focus on co-curricular activities as well

TN Science Forum vice-president N Madhavan said that during COVID-19, children used to show their talents via social media.

published on : 13th June 2022

Students give makeover to Nagapattinam government school, honour teachers before bidding farewell

Footing the expenses themselves, the students not only stopped at painting their classrooms and the compound wall, but honoured their teachers as well before parting ways.

published on : 2nd June 2022

Activists oppose school dept move to dismiss unruly students

Sesuraj added that before taking any such action, the school education department should analyse the factors responsible for such behaviour among students.

published on : 12th May 2022

TN school education dept to hire 9,494 teachers 

The minister said steps will be taken to renovate centuries-old schools and schools at which achievers of various fields studied at a cost of Rs  25 crore.

published on : 12th April 2022

'Magizh Kanitham': Tamil Nadu to try to make mathematics easier for middle school students

An effort to make mathematics learning easier through an activity-based learning project will be launched in Tamil Nadu soon, officials said.

published on : 19th January 2022

Education department to upgrade 165 schools across Tamil Nadu for academic year 2022-23

The CEO has suggested schools in Pappanaickenpudur, Maniyakarampalayam in the city and Kembannaickenpalayam at Annur block for upgrade.

published on : 17th January 2022

Concern grows in Tamil Nadu as Covid eats up mid-day meals scheme

Many educationists have stressed that the government should immediately ensure schoolchildren get hot cooked meals as the occasional supply of dry ration isn’t enough to combat malnutrition among kids

published on : 10th January 2022

School management committees across Tamil Nadu on road to revival

One of the Coimbatore coordinators, T Arulanandham said that the department would hold elections for the posts of SMC president, vice-president, and members.

published on : 6th December 2021

Tamil Nadu CM Stalin announces two-day holiday for schools in Chennai and three other districts

Tamil Nadu CM MK Stalin declared a holiday for two days for the schools in Chennai, Chengalpattu, Kancheepuram, and Thiruvalluvar.

published on : 7th November 2021

Tamil Nadu schools pull plug on online class?

Parents say children being forced to attend physical classes, authorities refute claims

published on : 30th October 2021

Madras HC directs private schools to issue transfer certificates without demanding due fees

The state government submitted that due to the pandemic situation, it wanted to ensure that children are not stopping their education midway for want of transfer certificates while shifting schools

published on : 7th August 2021