Education

Inclusive private secondary schools

Trends in secondary and higher secondary school enrolment in India indicate that the share of private schools, which stands at about 22% today, is set to rise. File Photo: Hindustan Times Private secondary schools are increasingly focusing on grades and showing high pass percentages to the detriment of “all-round development” and learning. Principals of these schools, with whom we interact ... Read More »

NEET 2017: SC stays Madras HC interim order, asks CBSE to declare results

The Supreme Court also requested high courts to not entertain petitions on matters relating to NEET 2017. Photo: PTI New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Monday stayed the Madras high court interim order restraining publication of results of National Eligibility-Cum-Entrance Test (NEET) 2017 for admission to MBBS and BDS courses. The apex court also directed the Central Board of Secondary ... Read More »

NEET to be the sole criteria for admission into AYUSH courses

From the academic session 2018, the admission to various AYUSH courses will be done through NEET. The decision was taken to standardise the admission procedure and attract meritorious students to the AYUSH stream. No more private examination for admission into AYUSH courses From the academic session 2018, the admission to various AYUSH (ayurveda, yoga and naturopathy, unani, siddha and homoeopathy) ... Read More »

To Tackle the Problems of Education in India, We Must First Change the Discourse

Representational image. Credit: Reuters/Rupak De Chowdhuri The failure of education in our country today is as much about the failure of the discourse on education as it is about the failure of the school curriculum. We are confronting today what I call a double or dual discourse on education. On the one hand, we claim that education can transform anyone; ... Read More »

Rajasthan Board Class 10 Results 2017: Declared at rajresults.nic.in

Rajasthan Board RBSE class 10 results 2017 are declared at rajeduboard.rajasthan.gov.in  and rajresults.nic.in Rajasthan Board Class 10 Results 2017 The Rajasthan Board of Secondary Education (RBSE) has declared the class 10 results 2017 today at rajeduboard.rajasthan.gov.in  and rajresults.nic.in How to check Rajasthan Class 10 results: Go to the official website of board, rajresults.nic.in Click on the ‘RBSE Class 10 Result ... Read More »

When will Britain’s political parties talk seriously about education?

A school building. Flickr/Alan Levine. Some rights reservedEducation, education, education. As a teacher, I’m listening hard for manifesto pledges that will make a difference when votes are cast tomorrow, but, as each rolls in, there is still not enough real debate of how we want to improve schools in this country. Where will we be in 2021? I don’t want ... Read More »

Tripura Board TBSE 12 Arts, Commerce Results 2017 declared at tripuraresults.nic.in: How to check

The results of Tripura Class 12 board examination for Arts and Commerce streams have been declared today, June 7. All the candidates can check the Class 12 results on the following websites: tbse.in tripura.ac.in tripuraresults.nic.in The Tripura Board of Secondary Education (TBSE) conducted the Class 12 Higher Secondary Examination in the month of May. How to check the results: Log ... Read More »

The Demolition of American Education

Donald Trump and Betsy DeVos’s proposed budget for the US Department of Education is a boon for privatization and a disaster for public schools and low-income college students. They want to cut federal spending on education by 13.6 percent. Some programs would be eliminated completely; others would face deep reductions. They want to cut $10.6 billion from existing programs and ... Read More »

Tamil Nadu TNDTE Diploma Results 2017 declared at tndte.org.in: How to check

The board conducted the examination from April and May for the first semester students. Tamil Nadu TNDTE Results 2017 The Tamil Nadu Directorate of Technical Education (TNDTE) has released the results of TNDTED April 2017 exam on its official website. All the candidates can check the same at tndte.info How to check the results: In order to check the same, ... Read More »

JEE Advanced 2017: Last minute tips to score full marks

These tips will help you score full marks in IIT-JEE Advanced 2017. JEE Advanced 2017: Last minute tips to score full marks RELATED STORIES JIPMER MBBS Admit Cards 2017: To be released on May 22 at jipmer.edu.in Jharkhand JAC Class 10 Results 2017: Expected to be declared today at jac.nic.in Remembering Bipin Chandra Pal: 10 facts about the revolutionary ICSE ... Read More »