Monday, Oct 03, 2022



After failing to get 'National Importance' status, NCERT vies for ‘deemed university’ tag

September 13, 2022 10:44 am

NCERT, an autonomous academic body advising the Centre on matters of school education, is learned to have applied to the University Grants Commission (UGC) for the “deemed university” status under the de novo category.

Study shows 7% of Class 3 students in Maharashtra cannot tell time, 19% can’t read calendar

September 09, 2022 9:27 am

The aim of the study to find the foundational literacy and numeracy of Class III students across India was part of the National Initiative for Proficiency in Reading with Understanding and Numeracy (NIPUN) Bharat launched by the Ministry of Education in July 2021.

Study finds only 42% Grade 3 students of Karnataka are proficient in numeracy

September 09, 2022 10:06 am

The Foundational Learning Study (FLS) 2022 conducted by NCERT in collaboration with the Ministry of Education is a national report on benchmarking for oral reading fluency with reading comprehension and fluency.

3rd graders in Gujarat better in English, Hindi than Gujarati: Survey

September 08, 2022 8:31 am

While 59 per cent Class 3 students can read numbers up to 9,999, the number is further low when it comes to reading numbers up to 999 (21 per cent) and 99 (16 per cent).

Study shows 11% of Class 3 kids lack basic maths skills, 37% have limited skills

September 08, 2022 12:50 pm

The study was carried out jointly by the Union Ministry of Education and the National Council of Educational Research and Training (NCERT) between March 23-26.

Fall in school enrolment to continue till 2025, in keeping with dip in child population growth rate: NCERT Study

September 02, 2022 10:27 am

The NCERT report had studied trends since 1950, when the country had 2,171 schools with 2.38 crore students.

Govt proposes a new regulator for ‘uniformity’ in all board exams; states demand two types of Maths paper

September 01, 2022 4:30 pm

The proposed regulator, PARAKH, will also be tasked with holding periodic learning outcome tests like the National Achievement Survey (NAS) and State Achievement Surveys.

Laal Singh Chaddha: A comfortable film for the obedient Indian

August 13, 2022 12:22 pm

It's one among many love letters Aamir Khan has written to himself, seeking a utopia that only a few are comfortable with

Rationalisation of textbooks done for speedy recovery, compensating time loss due to Covid: MoE

July 18, 2022 4:59 pm

The National Council of Educational Research and Training (NCERT) had last month removed portions about the 2002 Gujarat riots, Emergency, Cold War, Naxalite movement and Mughal courts from its Class 12 textbooks, among other subjects, as part of its "syllabus rationalisation" exercise.

‘Had to gather my nerves but the papers were simple’: CUET candidate

July 16, 2022 8:31 am

With most schools in Delhi affiliated to the CBSE and following the NCERT curriculum, students found that the questions in Friday’s papers drew from the syllabus they had studied in their schools.