Education

Are school teachers spreading the stress burnout contagion to each other? Study says yes

If you are a teacher facing a burnout, chances are this has been passed on you buy your colleagues or the negative school environment. teacher burnout A new study has discovered that the burnout feeling among teachers which is a low and stressed state of the mind, could be contagious. The Michigan State University study found that there is a ... Read More »

Trump education official: Parties usually ‘both drunk’ in campus sexual assault cases

A top official in President Trump’s Department of Education claimed Wednesday that “both parties” are usually under the influence of alcohol or other drugs in campus sexual assault cases. Candice Jackson, head of the civil rights division at the Education Department, told the New York Times that accused students’ rights are often ignored in Title IX cases across the country. “The accusations ... Read More »

Bihar Board intermediate seat matrix, 2018 exam form released at biharboard.ac.in

The Bihar Board of Secondary Education (BSEB) has released the intermediate class 12 seat matrix for the academic session of 2016-18. Students who wish to know how many seats are available at various colleges in the state can check the same for the official website. The Board has also released the registration forms for the class 12 intermediate examinations which will ... Read More »

ISC 12th result 2017: Tathagat Bhatia secures AIR 2 after re-evaluation

ISC 12th result 2017: When the Council for Indian School Certificate Examinations (CISCE) announced the result for the Indian School Certificate (ISC) class 12 exams 2017, 18-year-old Tathagat Bhatia had scored 98.5 per cent and was uncertain whether sending his paper for re-evaluation would actually help. He was pleasantly surprised when his score jumped to 99.25 per cent unpon re-evaluation, pulling him to ... Read More »

Indian Muslims struggling with low literacy: 200 schools, 25 colleges suggested to battle education woes

The panel, on Thursday suggested that more than 200 new schools and 25 colleges should be introduced as part of an exercise to overhaul the education system for minorities. Indian Muslims struggling with low literacy As per the 2011 Census, the literacy rate of Muslims stand at 68.53 per cent, the lowest among all minority communities and less than the ... Read More »

Education to go digital with ‘Swayam’

HIGHLIGHTS Massive Open Online Courses platform will provide quality education. It can be accessed by anyone, anywhere, anytime 10 lakh students would be able to access courses simultaneously (File photo for representation) NEW DELHI: India will enter a new era in higher education on Sunday with the launch of hundreds of courses that will be delivered through DTH channels, tablets ... Read More »

Super 30 ties up with Saudi NRI to flood IITs

Super 30, a free coaching centre which helps children of the poorest of the poor get into the prestigious Indian Institutes of Technology (IITs), has joined hands with Obaidur Rahman, a non-resident Indian, for financial help. Obaidur Rahman, a businessman who is also chairman of the Bihar foundation in Saudi Arabia, has formed an organisation called Rahman 30, which will ... Read More »

DU admission 2017: Third cut off to release today, here’s what to expect

DU admission 2017: The University of Delhi (DU) will release the third cut-off list for admission of students to first year undergraduate courses from the academic term of 2017-18 today. Candidates who have applied for admissions at DU can check whether they have cleared the cut-off which will be made available on the official site tonight. While a number of ... Read More »

Should the Future of Education Include a ‘Personalized Prescription’ of Video Games?

Adam Gazzaley, a neuroscientist at the University of California at San Francisco who studies the effects of games and other physical and cognitive challenges, says they can improve memory and multitasking, and even treat attention-deficit disorders. This segment is part of a special series of video highlights from the ASU + GSV Summit produced by The Chronicle. Goldie Blumenstyk writes about ... Read More »

Telangana DOST 2017 allotment results to release today at dost.cgg.gov.in

DOST 2017 allotment results: The second allotment results for the Degree Online Services of Telangana (DOST) will be released today by the Telangana State Council of Higher Education (TSCHE) at dost.cgg.gov.in. Candidates can check their allotment results from the official website. According to reports, about 2,70,014 out of 4,10,047 seats remained vacant after the first phase of the allotment at 1,089 colleges. Out ... Read More »