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Gujarat schools


Gujarat: Pratibhashali Shikshak awards for best teachers in govt schools

October 13, 2019 10:44 am

A committee to decide the Pratibhashali Shikshak will be constituted in each taluka comprising taluka primary education officer (TPEO) as the convenor, block resource co-ordinator (BRC) as member and cluster resource co-ordinator (CRC) of the pay centre as member secretary.

Gujarat: Nearly 30% students of class 5 and 8 to be detained from this year post amendment of RTE act

August 21, 2019 11:03 am

Nearly 6.45 lakh students from Class 6 to Class 8 from over 32,000 government schools were part of the 'Mission Vidya' campaign.

Gujarat govt sets up call centre with realtime tech to keep an eye on its school teachers

May 21, 2019 6:51 am

It’s not just the teachers, though. Even those who monitor them will be handed GPS-enabled tablets and tracked through geofencing by which an alert will be triggered when a mobile device enters or leaves a specified area.

Gujarat: Schools ‘ready to defy’ Navratri holiday diktat, government firm

August 01, 2018 4:32 am

At least 400 schools in Rajkot and over 800 in Surat have decided to protest against the government’s decision, saying that it would affect studies.

Hardlook: Fee-asco in Gujarat schools

July 09, 2018 9:37 am

Enacting the law for regulating fees of private schools in Gujarat may have been right on intention, but implementing it has only opened a Pandora’s box. The Indian Express reports.

Vadodara: City balwadis to get facelift

June 29, 2018 8:46 am

By the end of 2018, remaining 65 balwadis will be revamped, making Vadodara a city of smart schools. A fund of Rs 75 lakh has been granted for the project by Ranjan Bhatt from her MP fund.

Private school fee rules: Managements want UP model, Gujarat government disagrees

June 29, 2018 8:49 am

Education Minister Bhupendrasinh Chudasama said that the existing fee charged by the private schools was high, which was the entire premise of enforcing the Gujarat Self Financed Schools (Regulation of Fees) Act 2017.

Gujarat: Parents’ bodies file mass RTI pleas, seek financial reports of 22 private schools

March 21, 2018 3:53 am

The parents claimed that they were being harassed by schools and forced to pay a higher fee for their wards to be allowed to sit for final exams.

Gujarat: Fee cap for private schools in science streams raised to Rs 30,000

March 01, 2018 2:03 am

Education Minister Bhupendrasinh Chudasama said that this was only the cut-off fee and should not be considered as the minimum of maximum fee.

40,000 students of govt schools deprived of basic facilities in Gujarat

October 24, 2017 8:05 am

The principal of one of these schools revealed, “Among all other facilities, a safai kamdar and a watchman are the basic facilities that these school have not been provided. Many a times, we are forced to ask students to keep a watch at the school gate.”


Gujarat kids swim daily to reach school

August 03, 2014 12:07 pm

Drenched, the girls wring their churidaar-kurta uniforms before reaching out for their slippers.