Sunday, Feb 05, 2023

English medium schools


All Telangana govt schools to become English medium from next academic year

January 19, 2022 10:22 am

The government also decided to draw up an action plan to train teachers to impart education in English to students at the primary level.

Govt English medium schools receive three times more applications than available seats

July 28, 2021 8:06 am

According to senior officials of the education department, the schools have received around 60,000 applications, the majority of which are for Class 1.

MESTA decides to slash 25% fees of students whose parent’s income was hit by pandemic

July 06, 2021 9:21 am

Moreover, no fees will be charged from students who have lost parents to the infection and they will be offered free education for the current year. The discount in fees will be offered from junior KG to Class 12.

English medium classes back in Karnataka government schools after 25 years

April 20, 2019 4:18 pm

The Karnataka education department has asked teachers of selected 947 Kannada and Urdu government schools to visit households in the locality to promote admissions, post-election and examination-related duties. A comprehensive training programme, beginning April 29, is in the pipeline for teachers to be trained with special modules on effective English teaching.

West Bengal plans to introduce English medium teaching in state-run schools

September 02, 2017 5:12 pm

"We wish to introduce English medium education in state-run schools from the primary level where Bengali medium teaching will also continue," Chatterjee said at a school function in Kolkata.

Those not from English-medium schools find it tough to cope in college: Study

July 03, 2015 2:39 am

The study shows that segregation of non-English medium school students from the entire student body is less beneficial for these students.

Rajnath Singh holds western education responsible for dealing a 'severe blow' to Indian culture

October 16, 2014 9:49 am

Singh said present education system has dealt a severe blow to the values and culture of the country,

UT plans to push for English medium in non-model schools

May 03, 2014 2:41 am

All these will be converted into model schools; DPI(S) says will soon present the proposal before the Advisor.

Unaided schools seek recognition,threaten hunger strike

April 03, 2013 1:08 am

The school managements have threatened to go on a hunger strike from April 3 if not given recognition by the state government.

HC allows Mumbai civic body to set up school as per its policy

May 17, 2011 10:32 am

The court did not entertain some intervenors who claimed to occupy a portion of the land since last few years.