February 25, 2022 6:01 pm
According to the provisions of the Right to Education Act, admissions to 25% of seats at entry-level classes at private schools are reserved for students from Economically Weaker Section (EWS) and Children with Special Needs (CWSN).
February 21, 2022 5:24 pm
Owing to the delay in receiving fee reimbursements from the government, several schools have resisted against registering for the process.
August 03, 2021 9:00 am
As parents have failed to confirm admissions despite the opportunity of getting free education, activists fear that these students may drop out of school and have urged the state education department to track every student.
July 16, 2021 9:23 pm
Pimpri-Chinchwad has 3,464 seats under the Right to Education Act in 181 schools. So far, only 50 per cent or around 1,700 admissions have taken place, forcing the civic body to extend the admission deadline.
June 28, 2021 7:35 am
Jyotsna Shinde, PCMC administration officer (education), told The Indian Express on Sunday that the civic body had received complaints from parents that schools were refusing admission to their wards.
February 13, 2021 10:05 am
It's strange that this year’s budget makes no reference to the pandemic and the multiple challenges it has thrown up for the poor.
January 14, 2020 11:46 pm
ASER report, which links learning crisis to pre-school education, calls for a revamp of the anganwadi system.
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.
July 04, 2019 3:10 am
The report states that in India, 75 per cent of five-year olds with disabilities and a quarter of children with disabilities in the age group of five to 19 years do not attend any educational institution.
January 09, 2019 12:14 am
Look at teacher shortage, poor infrastructure, uninspiring curricula. Scrapping no-detention policy isn’t the answer.