government schools

Poovalur government school teacher builds toilets for girls

Satheesh Kumar won an award in Coimbatore in September 2018 given by a private hospital for best teacher. He was given Rs. 50,000 and he decided to use this money to build a toilet for the girls.

published on : 6th December 2019

Self-defence training for girls in govt schools: HRD Minister

Replying to a query in Rajya Sabha, the minister said that keeping in view the safety and security of the girls, self-defence training was given to girls studying in class VI to XII in the government

published on : 5th December 2019

Difficulty for TN students in understanding English highlights poor planning by authorities

What the government and parents did not take into consideration was how students will cope up with the move.

published on : 2nd December 2019

Fee reimbursement for all students from lower-income groups: Andhra CM Jagan 

Jagan said that the allowance of Rs 20,000 will be given to all students who are in need, irrespective of their social backgrounds, to meet their boarding and lodging expenses.

published on : 29th November 2019

Free school bags, uniform, books, shoes for students: Andhra Pradesh CM Jagan Mohan Reddy

While the money will be paid for stitching uniforms and buying shoes and socks, the remaining items will be provided in a kit.

published on : 29th November 2019

'Water bells' start ringing in Karaikal schools

Officials said all 101 government schools in Karaikal have reverse osmosis-aided water vending systems on their premises to facilitate the availability of clean drinking water. 

published on : 28th November 2019

Kanche Ilaiah hails Jagan’s English medium decision, slams critics  

Ilaiah also asked why only poor children should take the responsibility to preserve their mother tongue.

published on : 28th November 2019

Girls loathe using toilets in this Tiruchy school

Government rules say each school must have a proper building and clean toilets. But the toilets in this school are filthy and some are not even functional.

published on : 26th November 2019

 Andhra CM asks people to question those who oppose English medium education

Jagan asked the people to give a befitting reply to the detractors of English medium education by questioning them as to which medium of instruction did their children pursue their education.

published on : 21st November 2019

Sarada seer hails English medium move for schools 

Speaking to the media after inaugurating the marriage function hall at Annavaram Satyanarayana Swamy temple, he stressed the need for children to be fluent in English so as to advance their career. 

published on : 17th November 2019

On Children's Day, Jagan Mohan Reddy launches 'Nadu Nedu' scheme to facelift government schools

Under this initiative, the Jagan government has proposed to develop infrastructure in 15,715 schools out of the 45,000 government schools in the state in the first year.

published on : 14th November 2019

EDMC to introduce smart classes in more schools in Delhi

In smart classes, a smartboard is installed in the classroom, where the subjects are taught by projecting content on a screen.

published on : 14th November 2019

Government schools in Bengaluru to participate in plantation drive, to get cash prize

Karnataka Forest Department, Education Department with Shikshana Foundation — an NGO, and Eyeris Media — a Bengaluru-based start-up, have come together to start the tree plantation drive — Prerana My

published on : 14th November 2019

15,715 government schools to get new look

Rs 3,500 cr for Nadu-Nedu phase 1; English medium to be extended to higher classes every yr

published on : 13th November 2019

Amid protests, HRD minister defends English medium call

From 2020-21 academic year, English medium will be introduced for classes 1 to 8; in 2021-22, class 9 and in 2022-23, class 10 will switch over.

published on : 9th November 2019
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