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Varsha Gaikwad


Pune school fee regulation: 5-member committee to address parental objections

June 09, 2021 3:23 pm

Pune school fee hike: The Maharashtra Fee Regulation Act 2011 has provisions for the formation of a divisional fee regulatory committee to resolve fee-related complaints between school management and parent-teacher association.

Maharashtra cancels 10th board examination

April 21, 2021 2:57 am

"The state government has taken the decision to cancel the 10th state board exams. The assessment of students will be based on internal assessment," Maharashtra School Education Minister Varsha Gaikwad said.

Maharashtra Board SSC exams cancelled, students likely to be evaluated on internal assessments

April 22, 2021 6:14 pm

School Education Minister Varsha Gaikwad also said that on the scope of student assessment, the state government will issue details in the coming days.

MSBSHSE Class 12th exams in May, 10th in June: Varsha Gaikwad

April 13, 2021 10:30 am

Maharashtra Board SSC, HSC Exams 2021: The schedule of entrance exams for professional courses and class 12 board exams will be held by end of May, while class 10 exams will be held in June

Seeking alternative assessment for Classes X, XII, says Maharashtra education department

April 10, 2021 11:05 am

On Friday afternoon, the official circular for the cancellation of final examinations of Classes IX and XI and automatic promotion of students to the next class, in the wake of a rise in Covid-19 cases in the state, was issued while the announcement was made by Gaikwad on April 7.

Maharashtra: Students of Classes 1 to 8 to be promoted, 10th and 12th students irked by compulsory offline board exams

April 04, 2021 4:28 pm

As news spread, mixed reactions were received from parents and students. While on one hand, most welcomed the decision to promote students from Classes I to VIII to the next class without exams

Students of classes I-VIII to be promoted without exams: Maharashtra minister Varsha Gaikwad

April 03, 2021 6:44 pm

The RTE Amendment Bill, 2019, now empowers states to reintroduce exams and detain students if they fail to clear the tests.

State board exams to be held offline as per schedule: Minister

March 20, 2021 7:19 pm

The minister said, “Written exams for class XII will be held from April 23 to May 21. Exams for class X will be held between April 29 and May 20.”

Don’t change fee structure in pvt schools: MESTA to state

March 04, 2021 7:26 pm

Education department last month decided to set up fee-regulatory committees after receiving complaints from parents about fee-related issues

Schools reopened for classes V-VIII across Maharashtra

January 27, 2021 10:14 pm

Till now, schools have opened across the state except in Mumbai, Thane city and Navi Mumbai.