Education

Benefits Of Being Tutored Online

Since the coming up of the digital era, the whole scene of how technology can be used in our life has changed. Technology has rendered a lot more things possible for the regular citizen like 24/7 round the clock availability to information and much more. With parents often resorting to tutors to help children with their studies and competitive exams ... Read More »

CBSE paper leak: Students hold protest at Jantar Mantar seeking justice

In the wake of reports claiming paper leaks, the CBSE had on Wednesday announced the re-examination of Class 10 Mathematics and Class 12 Economics papers. Photo: PTI New Delhi: The shrill cries of ‘we want justice’ pierced the serene morning air at Jantar Mantar on Thursday as hundreds of students gathered in New Delhi, protesting against the re-examination of Class 10 ... Read More »

CBSE paper leak: Sack Prakash Javadekar and CBSE chief, demands Congress

ongress spokesperson Randeep Surjewala has also demanded a judicial probe by a high court judge into the matter CBSE paper leaks. File Photo: Hindustan Times New Delhi: The Congress on Thursday demanded that human resource development minister Prakash Javadekar and Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) chairperson Anita Karwal be sacked following reports that the Class 10 mathematics and the Class ... Read More »

CBSE re-exam dates for Class 10 Maths, Class 12 Economics papers by Monday or Tuesday: Prakash Javadekar

HRD minister Prakash Javadekar termed the CBSE examination paper leak ‘unfortunate’ and said culprits would not go scot-free. Photo: Mint New Delhi: The CBSE is expected to announce on Monday or Tuesday the next date of re-examination for Class 10 mathematics and Class 12 economics subjects, Union HRD minister Prakash Javadekar said on Thursday, in the wake of paper leaks. The ... Read More »

Religious instruction should be banned in schools

YES Erodes secularity Against Constitution…  India is a secular country in which Hindus, Muslims, Christians, Jews and even animistic cultures thrive. Religious instruction in schools can erode the secular fabric of this ancient nation. Even if multi-religious instructions are taught, it would create hatred and blind obedience. Sudipta Mandal, Class IX, The Levelfield School, Suri, Birbhum Religion is something which should ... Read More »

Education Notes: ADE recognizes civic engagement schools

Safford K-8 Magnet School was recognized for effective implementation of proven practices in civic learning. Thirty-five Arizona schools have been named 2016-17 Civic Engagement schools by the Arizona Department of Education. The Tucson Unified School District’s Safford K-8 Magnet School was among eight schools that won the department’s highest distinction as a school of excellence. The program identifies schools that ... Read More »

Why Budget 2018 gets a C for addressing education crisis

Cape Town – The education of South Africa’s youth has been highlighted as one of the top three national priorities in Finance Minister Malusi Gigaba’s 2018 budget speech. Soria Hay, head of corporate finance at Bravura, says that, while Budget 2018 gets an A for the commitment to fee-free higher education and training for South Africa’s disadvantaged youth, it deserves ... Read More »

New Israeli education law angers Palestinians

Natanel, a teacher, plays with a boy at a kindergarten in the unauthorized Jewish settler outpost of Havat Gilad, south of Nablus, West Bank, Nov. 5, 2013. GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip — The Knesset passed Feb. 12 a law applying the Israeli education lawto academic institutions in West Bank settlements, which implies placing the institutions under Israeli sovereignty. The law’s passage has angered Palestinians, ... Read More »

DU Admission For Foreign Students From 15 February; No Entrance Test

Delhi University (DU) has invited applications from February 15 for foreign nationals for admissions to its undergraduate, postgraduate, M.Phil and PhD courses for the 2018-19 academic year, a release said. “The university offers over 250 programmes at various levels and there is no entrance test for foreign nationals,” the release issued by the Registrar said. Eligible foreign applicants are informed ... Read More »

Engineers, law graduates and MBAs are the new applicants for peons’ jobs

housands of engineers, law graduates and MBAs have applied and queued up for the interview for the post of peons on January 28. HERE’S WHAT THE PRINCIPAL REGISTRAR OF THE EXAM TOLD TOI: “Since the applications were filled online, I am not aware of the educational degrees of the candidates but in the past, engineers and law graduates have appeared ... Read More »