Wednesday, May 31, 2023

English proficiency


Mandatory Spoken English classes for Tamil Nadu govt school students

November 28, 2019 3:40 pm

As per a circular issued by the Chief Educational Officer to the schools, the Spoken English classes will be held once a week in all government schools in both urban and rural areas in Tamil Nadu.

100Books: Bengaluru volunteers take English to underprivileged kids, with 100 books and a tab

August 19, 2019 4:40 pm

A pro bono initiative, 100Books is now working with eleven schools and communities with around 50 volunteers. Each child reads four sets of 25 books each, with the difficulty level increasing progressively.

‘English proficiency of govt school students, teachers abysmal’

June 09, 2014 2:42 am

Need analysis done to find levels of teaching and learning English in Classes IX and X of all language medium schools.

UK introduces tougher English test for migrants

December 14, 2013 2:05 am

Claimants will have to prove they were genuinely looking for work before they came to Britain.

State cashes in on BPO boom

September 30, 2011 3:49 am

Several cities in the state are witnessing a rapid growth of Business Process Outsourcing (BPO) firms,with industry heads estimating an annual growth rate of 15 to 30 per cent since 2000.