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Punjab schools


In Sangrur, a 'school on wheels' to help slum kids get back to mainstream education

July 20, 2022 9:39 am

Sangrur Deputy Commissioner, Jitendra Jorwal, said that the bus has a seating arrangement for around 30 children and it has been equipped with various interactive tools — like colouring books, toys, informative charts.

As Punjab starts listening labs, schools see dip in English failure rates

June 14, 2022 8:56 am

“After listening to each word carefully, revising and bringing them in daily conversations, now I can prepare my speeches in English on various topics like the importance of listening labs,” Sneha, one of the students, added.

With 85 schools running in double shifts, Punjab not new to practice

May 21, 2022 9:19 am

Students of the government senior secondary schools in Bhargo Camp and Gandhi Nagar Camp, Ravidas Nagar and Kabir Nagar showed a similar positive response to the double shift school timings being followed in their institutions.

Punjab issues guidelines for running govt schools in double shift

May 06, 2022 6:41 am

In summers, morning shift will be from 7 am to 12 noon, and in winters from 7.30 am to 12.15 pm. In summers, evening shift will be from 12.30 pm to 5.30 pm and in winters from 12.30 pm to 5.15 pm.

Punjab prepones summer vacations for govt schools due to heat wave

May 01, 2022 9:17 am

As per the latest now order, now summer vacations for all students in government schools will commence from May 15 till June 30.

Schools closure 2.0: List of states that have shut schools, colleges amid Covid third wave scare

January 21, 2022 1:11 pm

As many states have imposed restrictions on the reopening of schools, some states have allowed the students of board classes (class 10 and 12) to attend offline classes.

Punjab: Schools need to operate for shorter duration, in smaller batches, caution experts

August 12, 2021 10:49 pm

Students should be called in smaller batches and for a shorter duration. The longer they (the children) stay in schools, the higher are their chances of getting infected, said Dr Baldeep Singh, MD Deep hospital.

At least 10k samples for Covid testing to be collected from Punjab schools daily

August 09, 2021 6:51 pm

The order was issued by director education (senior secondary), and sent to all district education officers (DEOs) and heads of schools.

14 more schools renamed after martyrs, freedom fighters, says Punjab education minister

August 05, 2021 8:29 pm

Vijay Singla said that renaming of schools would be a small token of gratitude to pay tribute to the freedom fighters who sacrificed their lives fighting for the country

Punjab to develop smart language listening labs in govt schools, Rs 4.74 crore released 

August 04, 2021 11:32 am

Punjab school education minister Vijay Inder Singla said that these labs will be equipped with Bluetooth amplifier, headphones, baton, pen-drive and AUX cables for smooth functioning.