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Monday, October 25, 2021

School teachers


NCERT launches one-year diploma in guidance and counselling

October 14, 2021 2:12 pm

The course will be transacted in three phases, i.e. distance (six months; January–June 2022), face-to-face contact programme at respective study centres (three months; July–September 2022), and internship in home town/workplace (three months; October–December 2022).

Only 19% schools across India have access to internet: UNESCO report

October 07, 2021 10:41 am

The teaching workforce has a deficit of over 1 million teachers and the need is likely to grow, given the shortages of teachers in certain education levels and subjects such as early childhood education, special education, physical education, music, arts, and curricular streams of vocational education.

5 school teachers suspended in UP after video of them dancing in classroom surfaces online

September 29, 2021 12:04 pm

The video of the teachers dancing in the classroom, which did not have students, surfaced online on Thursday. Following this, the Basic Education Department, Agra, set up an investigation.

From selling newspapers to reviving lake: Tale of two Indian teachers shortlisted for Global Teacher Prize 2021

September 18, 2021 10:09 am

If Satyam Mishra wins, he would distribute 80 per cent of his prize money among the other 49 finalists and start a literacy project with Bihar’s Musahar community. On the other hand, Meghana Musunuri would work towards establishing a happiness clinic.

Shikshak Parv 2021: PM Modi launches five new initiatives for accessible education

September 07, 2021 11:52 am

Modi launched five initiatives on the occasion, including Indian sign language dictionary of 10,000 words, talking books (audiobooks for visually impaired), school quality assessment and accreditation framework (SQAAF) of CBSE.

World Teachers' Day 2021: Are educators equipped with skills to teach students with disabilities

October 05, 2021 10:31 am

Most classrooms have children with specific learning disabilities who need continuous support. Hence, teachers must be helped to identify such learning disabilities early and plan specifically for their mitigation.

How can parents bond with teachers?

July 29, 2021 3:04 pm

For the holistic growth of children, it is imperative that both their early life pillars not only share a cordial and warm relationship but also enjoy a great rapport.

CBSE launches free training programme for teachers to learn storytelling as pedagogical tool

June 11, 2021 7:21 pm

The course consists of one webinar, course material and assessment by using Google Classroom. The webinar shall be conducted in different languages and shall be live-streamed on the board’s YouTube channel.

Joint forum of sacked Tripura school teachers join indefinite sit-in demonstration, wants permanent jobs assurance from CM

December 07, 2020 4:51 pm

About 10,323 school teachers including graduate, undergraduate and postgraduate teachers -- who were inducted in different phases since 2010 -- were terminated over a faulty recruitment process by the High Court of Tripura in 2014.

As Chandigarh's govt schools gear up to reopen for guidance, apprehensions, concerns about Covid grip teachers

September 19, 2020 12:34 pm

Several government school teachers said that amid the pandemic, when Covid-19 cases are at its peak in Chandigarh, it would be difficult to ensure that all norms are adhered by the students, who will come from different areas of the city.