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Friday, July 10, 2020

Happy Teachers Day


On World Teacher's Day, UNESCO highlights an 'underpaid, undervalued' profession

October 06, 2019 1:01 pm

The world needs almost 69 million new teachers to meet the Education 2030 Agenda. 'With teachers being underpaid and undervalued, attracting and retaining talent is a challenge,' said UNESCO.

Imagine: It takes courage to be a teacher

September 07, 2019 2:14 pm

All that talk and the buzz we hear about classroom management, teaching strategies, inclusion all amount to nothing if the teacher is not able to love each and every child in the class and make sure they know it.

Primary objective of teachers to make students good people: Ram Nath Kovind

September 06, 2019 2:16 am

Among the awardees, several have worked towards school development and increasing enrollment by engaging with the local communities and involving them in the school’s functioning.

Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal felicitates 87 teachers who went beyond classroom

September 06, 2019 8:04 am

Eighty-seven teachers and heads of government schools in the capital were awarded for their innovative initiatives and contribution to the all-round development and growth of children. The Indian Express spoke to four of them.

Teachers' Day: A farmer, a homemaker to an IITian, meet India's favourite YouTube teachers

September 05, 2019 6:04 pm

With fast expanding internet reach, India is learning to consume knowledge over YouTube. Here is a list of most subscribed teachers on YouTube who teach beyond the curriculum.

Nation building needs coordination between AI and human compassion: President to teachers

September 05, 2019 4:49 pm

We have abundance of knowledge and then we have good values but in the era of globalisation and competition, we need to have a coordination between artificial intelligence and human compassion, said President during his address to teachers.

Teacher's Day 2019: How Lord Ganesha can be your child's mindful teacher

September 05, 2019 1:24 pm

Teacher's Day 2019: Ganesha holds the promise of "deliverance during difficult times". You can ask your child to observe the Ganesha idol and explain how it holds the secret to success.

Happy Teachers' Day 2019 Celebrations HIGHLIGHTS: From President's speech to celebrity tweets

September 05, 2019 6:15 pm

Happy Teachers' Day 2019 Celebrations Images HIGHLIGHTS: The Ministry of Human Resource Development also awards teachers who have worked beyond their jobs and improved the state of education and lives of children in their vicinity.

India has over 2 lakh fewer female teachers than males; gap wider at top ranks

September 07, 2019 6:11 pm

Poor performance by women in UGC NET, societal biases while hiring and promotion have led to 2 lakh fewer female teachers than males across India. The gender gap is wider at the higher posts, according to an HRD report

Teachers' Day: 41% increase in searches for teaching jobs, says survey

September 05, 2019 11:59 am

As per the survey, the searches for teaching jobs was highest in 2018-19, which witnessed a 40 per cent increase, 2017-18 saw an increase of 14 per cent in job-seeker interest for these roles


Happy Teacher's Day: Rare photos of Dr Radhakrishnan

September 05, 2014 1:30 pm

As the nation celebrates the Teachers' Day today, we present few rare pictures of Dr Radhakrishnan.


A Letter To Myself On My First Day Of Teaching

June 22, 2020 6:17 pm

Teachers Day Special: The first year of teaching can be very difficult for teachers. It is filled with excitement, nervousness but at the same time it is a learning opportunity.