Education

Pilot project: Around 5,000 KV school students to get tablets, teachers to track the study pattern

In order to keep a track on efficiency and research skills, around 5,000 class 8 students of Kendriya Vidyalayas (KVs) are being given tablets as a part of a pilot project. They will especially be used for science and mathematics and will allow teachers to keep a track on whether students are actually studying at home. One school from each ... Read More »

Pilot project: Around 5,000 KV school students to get tablets, teachers to track the study pattern

In order to keep a track on efficiency and research skills, around 5,000 class 8 students of Kendriya Vidyalayas (KVs) are being given tablets as a part of a pilot project. They will especially be used for science and mathematics and will allow teachers to keep a track on whether students are actually studying at home. One school from each ... Read More »

Elon Musk’s Next Frontier? Education

These days, there is no shortage of billionaire education evangelists aiming to improve the way children learn. From Bill and Melinda Gates to Eli and Edythe Broad, moneyed activists have been feverishly investing in schools, scholarships, and political campaigns in the hopes of finding the antidote to the education system’s ills. Now the industry has another player: Elon Musk. The Tesla ... Read More »

IIM Calcutta Innovation Park will soon launch SMART 50 solutions to create young entrepreneurs

The Indian Institute of Management (IIM) Calcutta Innovation Park (IIMCIP) has aligned with the government’s ‘Startup India’ initiative to launch ‘Smart Fifty – 50 Solutions to Transform India’, making a path for socio-economic development through innovation and entrepreneurship. IIMCIP objectives To promote entrepreneurship and create a nurturing ecosystem where fledgling enterprises with innovative ideas and solutions can flourish To promote ... Read More »

Government of Singapore plans to establish Skill Centre at Guwahati

A Skill Centre will soon be coming up in Guwahati which will cater to the entire North-Eastern region. A Skill Centre will soon be coming up in Guwahati as the government of Singapore is planning to set up the same. The centre will cater to the entire North-Eastern region. This was stated here by Union Minister of State (Independent Charge) ... Read More »

DU should give consideration to BA application of student who lost father in blast: HC

DU should give consideration to BA application of student who lost father in blast: HC DU’s SOL has been asked by the Delhi HC to consider the admission application of Rishab Sharma, who lost his father in a bomb blast. Representative image DU’s School of Open Learning (SOL) has been asked by the Delhi High Court to consider the application ... Read More »

IIT Kanpur to conduct JEE Advanced 2018 on this date

IIT Kanpur to conduct JEE Advanced 2018 on this date The Joint Engineering Examination (JEE) Advanced 2018, which is scheduled to be held on May 21, will be conducted by the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Kanpur.   JEE Advanced 2018 to be conducted next year by IIT Kanpur The Joint Engineering Examination (JEE) Advanced 2018, which is scheduled to ... Read More »

How Latest Senate Trumpcare Bill Threatens K-12 Education

The latest Republican-led effort to overhaul the Affordable Care Act could lead to spending cuts for state education funding from Kindergarten through college, Fitch Ratings said in a new report. The bill introduced last week by Sens. Lindsay Graham (R-South Carolina), Bill Cassidy (R-Louisiana), Dean Heller (R-Nevada) and Ron Johnson (R-Wisconsin) would keep a lot of the ACA’s regulations intact though it ... Read More »

FIFA U-17 World Cup: WB students will get 5000 free passes for each match

India is eagerly waiting to hold the FIFA U-17 World Cup at Kolkata’s Salt Lake Stadium from October 8, and for the students of the state, the West Bengal government is doing its best to make it an event to remember. A senior official from the WB Education department stated that they are making arrangements to provide the school and ... Read More »

IBPS PO and clerks 2017: Know why number of vacancies decline

Institute of Banking Personnel Selection (IBPS) recently released the official notification of Clerk exam 2017. Every year lakhs of students appear for this exam, however, only a handful out of this huge number make it to the final list. With the number of vacancies reducing drastically this year, the overall competition is bound to rise. The total vacancies for IBPS Clerk ... Read More »