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Delhi: North body schools to get 9,000 desks, benches

On November 27, The Indian Express reported that more than 38,000 students in over 100 schools under the corporation are being forced to sit on the floor or on mats as there are no desks and benches in classrooms.

Contract staff to fill 600 teaching vacancies in Delhi schools

The vacancies sought to be filled till March 31, 2019, are 115 primary teacher posts in Sarvodaya schools and 521 trained graduate teachers for various specific subjects across Delhi’s schools.


Delhi: Why make us part of vaccine project, ask govt, private school teachers

Teachers have been told to be part of the vaccination teams, along with the designated health workers, and to create awareness and sensitisation regarding the vaccine among students and parents in all government, government-aided and unaided recognised schools in Delhi.

HC notice to 3 Presidium schools that changed name mid-year

The plea alleged the name change was done without following due process and that it jeopardised the future of students by running the risk of de-recognition by CBSE.

Will use powers if schools don’t comply: DCPCR

The DCPCR’s school evaluation project had commenced on December 1, with the aim of conducting a comprehensive assessment of all schools administered, aided and regulated by the Delhi government, the three MCDs, the New Delhi Municipal Council, the Delhi Cantonment Board and private schools.

Delhi: North, South civic bodies pull out of DCPCR school survey

The East corporation has not raised any objections to the survey being conducted by the commission, which falls under the AAP-led Delhi government. The political wing of the North and South Corporations said they raised objections as the survey is being done with a “political motive” by the Delhi government.


Delhi caps weight of school bags for classes 1 to 10

The decision of the Delhi Directorate of Education follows Centre's order and guidelines for capping the weight of school bags for classes one to ten

Delhi: South body wants schoolkids to buy new uniform, but is yet to provide subsidy

A majority of students in corporation schools, which offer education till Class V, are from financially weaker backgrounds. About 2.5 lakh students study in 581 schools under SDMC.

Delhi: ‘Over 38,000 students in 100 North schools don’t have desks or benches’

A senior official of the North Corporation said the issue has been pending since 2012-13, but serious efforts to procure desks and benches were only made last year.

Delhi civic body education dept initiative: Only one ‘genuine’ call on SDMC helpline

Nandini Sharma, SDMC education committee chairperson, said that the department will advertise the helpline number — 011 23227300 — so that more people file complaints.