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state education department


For second year, state reduces academic syllabus for Class 1 to 12 by 25 per cent

July 24, 2021 9:52 am

This is the second consecutive year when the syllabus has been reduced by the Education department to alleviate the burden on students amidst the pandemic.

Five-member panel to check on state primary education

June 08, 2014 4:06 am

The decision was taken during a meeting headed by Education Minister Bhupendrasinh Chudasama in Gandhinagar on Friday.

Govt schools in tribal districts run without maths,science teachers

December 06, 2013 5:35 am

Even tribal districts of Sabarkantha and Banaskantha share similar fate.

Start CAP for seats under RTE Act: NGOs

August 08, 2013 6:19 am

Several NGOs in the city on Wednesday urged the State Education Department to start the Centralised Admission Process (CAP) for seats under Right to Free and Compulsory Education (RTE) Act.

111 schools caught in AMC,district panchayat tussle

July 30, 2013 5:10 am

The Ahmedabad Municipal Corporation (AMC) is yet to take over 111 primary schools located in nagarpalika areas that were merged into the AMC from the district panchayat.

Education dept to seek legal opinion on hiring of teachers

June 03, 2013 4:04 am

ALREADY reeling under faculty crunch,appointment of 8,800 primary teachers (vidyasahayaks) and nearly 1,000 secondary school heads is hanging fire for almost a year now.

Education dept mulls ‘bridge course’ for engineering,pharma students

May 22, 2013 4:25 am

The state education department may introduce a four or six-week bridge course for all students of degree engineering and pharmacy courses after their admissions,a senior Directorate of Technical Education (DTE) official,who didn’t wish to be named,said on Tuesday.

Primary school teachers to get training only during vacations

May 22, 2013 4:04 am

In response to the demand from the teaching fraternity and students’ parents,the state education department has changed the training schedule of primary school teachers.

Software to track students’ records in state govt schools

May 10, 2013 5:20 am

The performance of the students of Class II-VIII in nearly 34,000 government primary schools will be tracked through a special software.

This time,Praveshotsav to focus on school dropouts

May 09, 2013 4:50 am

To ensure 100 per cent registration of children in entry-level class in government primary schools,the annual enrolment drive Praveshotsav conducted in Gujarat,will also focus on dropouts this year.