September 16, 2020 10:54 am
As per directions received from the District Education Officer, UT, Chandigarh, city schools asked for parents to fill a consent form and also give a written consent if they would allow their child, studying in Classes IX to XIII to go to school from September 21 onwards.
July 08, 2020 12:44 pm
The order was passed in a petition filed by the Independent Schools’ Association and other school managements against the orders issued by the Chandigarh Administration asking schools to only collect the tuition fee on a monthly basis and not increase the fee for 2020-21 without specific approval from the administration.
July 03, 2020 1:44 pm
“It is clear from the feedback we have received that parents do not wish to send their children to school under any circumstances for the next few months, or until things settle down completely,” says District Education Officer Alka Mehta.
November 17, 2019 9:37 am
The application follows the administration’s earlier efforts to collect data on students in accordance with prescribed learning outcomes, and hold teachers accountable for their pedagogical lapses.
June 18, 2019 9:50 am
These internal tests were held to address specific problems of students. All those students who performed poorly on the test, will be taught with a specific methodology.
February 08, 2019 7:48 am
An amendment was made to the Right to Education Act 2009 on January 3 under which, it was left to the states to decide whether they will allow schools to detain students who failed in annual examination of classes V and VII.
July 26, 2018 7:52 am
Teachers said while the department was terminating, suspending and serving show cause notice to teachers for poor results, it was also forcing teachers and students to get involved in extra-curricular activities.
June 15, 2018 8:57 am
With more than half the government school students failing to clear Class X this year, education secretary Sharma had directed the director, school education, to issue show cause notices to the principals of such institutes whose pass percentage is below 50.
May 30, 2017 4:04 am
A senior education department official said show cause notices would be issued to schools that have performed poorly to give the reason for the dismal performance.
May 30, 2017 3:52 am
The school administration said that a total of 132 students appeared in the ICSE examination this year and 22 students got more than 90 per cent marks.