school education

Education department steps in as science labs remain unused in schools of Andhra Pradesh

Funds have also been allocated for science labs under the Central government’s Rashtriya Madhyamika Shiksha Abhiyan scheme.

published on : 11th August 2022

Merger of schools meant to improve standards: Education commissioner S Suresh Kumar

Nearly 2.5 lakh students are studying classes 3, 4 and 5 in 5,900 schools, which are proposed to be merged and the parents have the right to select the school for their children.

published on : 1st August 2022

Friday offs in Bihar schools bring to fore ideological fault-lines in NDA

Many local level BJP leaders made media statements with obvious reference to Fridays being considered auspicious among Muslims who hold "Jumme Ki Namaz" with great fervour.

published on : 30th July 2022

‘Good touch, bad touch’ confusing, replace them: Legal body on POCSO debate

Parvathi Menon A, counsel for KeLSA, submitted that the unhealthy notion prevailing in society, especially among children, regarding sex education is a major concern to be addressed.

published on : 26th July 2022

Andhra Pradesh School Education department to reconsider merger of schools if problem is genuine

The parents have cited distance as the reason for their opposition to the merger proposal as it will be difficult for their children to travel long distance in heavy traffic to go to school.

published on : 14th July 2022

Tamil Nadu school education department initiative to strengthen basic concepts of Science and Maths

According to sources, the department has formed a high-level committee that includes 70 senior professors from Science and Mathematics department in various colleges.

published on : 11th July 2022

Andhra Pradesh HC refuses to issue interim stay on GO 117

However, the court refused to stay the GO and posted the case to July 22.

published on : 9th July 2022

Centre releases district-wise rankings of school education; Kerala, Rajasthan bag top honours

The Department of School Education and Literacy, under the Ministry of Education, released the Performance Grading Index for Districts (PGI-D) for 2018-19 and 2019-20.

published on : 28th June 2022

School Education to take over municipal schools in Vijayawada; teachers oppose orders

Municipal Teachers Federation state president S Ram Krishna stated that there is a conspiracy to merge municipal schools with zilla parishad schools, which is hidden in the current orders of the DMA.

published on : 25th June 2022

Schools reopen after summer break in Odisha with revised learning calendar

Attendance of students on the day was relatively low and the adherence to COVID safety protocol was minimal in many schools due to relaxation of norms.

published on : 18th June 2022

Tami Nadu schools will reopen on June 13 as planned, says Minister Poyyamozhi

Further, the minister said, “We will make every effort to invite students who have not written the public examination to take it when it will be held next time.”

published on : 6th June 2022

Mark system without ranks to replace grades in Andhra Pradesh SSC exams after a decade

The Director of School Education had submitted a proposal awarding marks instead of grades to the government citing that several students have been facing difficulties during admissions.

published on : 4th June 2022

Tamil Nadu boycotts national education ministers' conference to register opposition to NEP

The controversy over NEP has become even more heated in the State since Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s visit to Chennai last week.

published on : 2nd June 2022

Lessons not omitted, spread out over many classes: Ex-Textbook Revision Committee chairperson

The leaders referred to are Kuvempu, Gandhi, Ambedkar, Kittur Rani Channamma, Sangolli Rayanna, Rani Abbakka, Madakari Nayaka and Kempegowda.

published on : 25th May 2022

Municipal schools may come under school education department 

Municipal school teachers’ association welcomes govt supervision, but against ‘merger’ plan.

published on : 17th May 2022

Congress 'appeasement' policy among reasons behind Partition: Haryana board history book

A section in the book also poses that if Partition was necessary to ensure peace between the two countries, then why peace has not been established even till today.

published on : 11th May 2022

Delhi Board of School Education signs MoU to introduce French in government schools

Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia said that learning a global language is not just the acquisition of a skill but also an association with the culture of a particular country.

published on : 3rd May 2022

Learning achievement test for schoolkids tomorrow 

In the earlier united Krishna district, authorities have identified 297 schools, both government and private. 

published on : 20th April 2022

With no funds for cleanliness workers, sanitation takes a back seat in Coimbatore govt schools

Teachers say they pooled money to hire workers to clean toilets twice a week

published on : 5th April 2022

Telangana minister KT Rama Rao attends final event of top school innovation contest, launches Y-Hub

IT & Industries Minister KT Rama Rao on Monday attended the finale of State-level school innovation Challenge.

published on : 5th April 2022
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