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Six zilla parishad teachers in Maharashtra win National ICT awards

July 03, 2021 9:29 am

The teachers, employed with government schools in rural and tribal areas, have been successful in using information communication technology (ICT) to enhance quality of learning and increase student enrolment numbers at ZP schools by arresting drop-outs.

Universities are training grounds for citizenship, teamwork and leadership

September 30, 2020 8:58 am

Students become concerned about the larger social and political issues like poverty, social exclusion and injustice, and begin to try and give voice to the voiceless. This is something to be celebrated and not frowned upon.

Have questions on New Education Policy? Education Minister will answer

August 18, 2020 6:12 pm

While the exact date has not yet been announced, interested can start sending their queries to the minister with a hashtag #NEPTransformingIndia. The queries can be sent to Twitter and Facebook handles of Pokhriyal and the ministry.

As President gives the nod, HRD Ministry is now Education Ministry

August 18, 2020 4:31 pm

The HRD Ministry will now be called Ministry of Education. The HRD Minister welcomed the decision with a tweet where he said, "Happy to state that the change has started happening."

UGC ask varsities to create awareness about NEP among students, teachers

August 06, 2020 7:15 pm

There is need to create awareness about NEP amongst teachers, students, officials and other stakeholders in the higher education system. In this regard, you are requested to conduct webinars and related online activities to discuss various policy highlights, UGC wrote in a letter to all VCs

PM Modi to deliver inaugural address at conclave on new National Education Policy

August 07, 2020 8:22 am

The conclave will have sessions dedicated to significant aspects of education covered under the new National Education Policy (NEP), including holistic, multidisciplinary and futuristic education, quality research, and equitable use of technology for better reach in education.

What NEP 2020 has for teachers

August 02, 2020 1:43 pm

Not just changes in TET and BEd courses, NEP also suggests policies for teachers who have already been hired including mandatory courses, setting up of national professional standards, no transfer policy and digital management of hiring and vacancies in schools across country.

From 'unrealistic' to 'ground-breaking', reactions to National Education Policy vary

July 31, 2020 11:13 am

The new National Education Policy (NEP), which was unveiled on Wednesday, has met with mixed responses from academicians and education experts.

CBSE Board Class 10th Result 2020 declared: How to check result online, via app

July 15, 2020 1:58 pm

CBSE Board Class 10th Result at, 2020: Over 18 lakh students who had appeared in the exam can check the results through the websites-, The result can also be accessed via the Umang app

Rationalisation of subjects a one-time measure: CBSE

July 09, 2020 5:11 pm

The CBSE has reiterated that even as the topics which have been omitted will not be asked in the board examination or internal assessment; these topics would still be taught under the alternative academic calendar.



Idea Exchange With V Ramgopal Rao, Director of IIT Delhi

June 22, 2020 6:21 pm

The IIT Director talks about why the IITs face problems in breaking into top 100 in world rankings, the ‘fragmented education system’, and how the race for board marks and grind of coaching institutes are affecting the kind of students they get.

Four years of the Modi government: In education, what the HRD ministry did, is doing and failed to do

June 08, 2020 12:21 pm

Here’s what the many ministry of the HRD ministry did with education, in our series The Last Lap.