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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 »

Teachers’ Day 2017: Meritorious teachers to be awarded National Award by Vice President

Meritorious teachers working in primary, middle and secondary schools will be conferred the National Award on the occasion of Teachers’ Day by the Vice President.   Representative image Meritorious teachers working in primary, middle and secondary schools will be conferred the National Award on the occasion of Teachers’ Day by the Vice President, M. Venkaiah Naidu at Vigyan Bhawan. As ... Read More »

Parliament passes bill to allow 11 lakh RTE teachers time till 2019 to acquire required qualification

Eleven lakh teachers appointed till March 2015 under the Right to Education (RTE) Act will now get time till 2019 to acquire the prescribed minimum qualifications for firming up their appointments as Parliament today passed a bill in this regard. The Right of Children to Free and Compulsory Education (Amendment) Bill, 2017 was passed by the Rajya Sabha by voice vote. ... Read More »

Good teachers need more than lofty qualifications

  ‘A good, effective teacher above all needs ­enthusiasm and some classroom skills. Perhaps a little knowledge helps too,’ writes Ann Gordon. Photograph: IPGGutenbergUKLtd/Getty Images/iStockphoto I doubt that Dr Claire Seymour (Am I unqualified to teach after 26 years?, Letters, 28 July) has ever had to be concerned with children’s safeguarding, controlling a class, or developing a range of pedagogies ... Read More »

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 »

West Bengal: Make changes in new bill, teachers request Education Minister

Several teachers including a former university vice-chancellor were badly beaten by police when they refused to call off their rally, said WBCUTA general secretary Shrutinath Prahara. In picture, Teachers protesting in Kolkata against the new education bill RELATED STORIES Mumbai: 25 per cent seats reserved for EWS in school admissions 7-year-old girl seeks a job in Google, gets touching reply ... Read More »

JNU students block entry of teachers, officials in admin building

A nine-member delegation met the President and briefed him about various issues ranging from the issue of 100 per cent weightage given to viva-voce, intimidation and surveillance of faculty and students and the restrictions on freedoms of movement, assembly, speech and expression,” JNUTA president Ayesha Kidwai said. In picture, JNU students protesting against the new administration rules RELATED STORIES Shahnaz ... Read More »

Gujarat: Teachers skip classes to teach somewhere else

t comes before the notice of the government when several parents complained of the malpractice whereby teachers skipped their classes and teach somewhere else to make more money. Representational image RELATED STORIES President to inaugurate Indian History Congress in Kerala Demand for drivers on the rise: Union Minister launches Driving Training Programme in Coimbatore Maharashtra: Sainik Schools to upgrade curriculum ... Read More »

DU ,to ,hire ,4,000 ,permanent ,teachers ,in ,2017

The advertisement for the posts will be issued in January,  2017. DU to hire 4,000 permanent teachers in 2017 RELATED STORIES Marks secured in viva-voce will determine admission into M Phil and PhD courses: JNU MEA’s new rules will make passport obtaining process hassle free ‘E-Learn Punjabi’ launched for teaching Punjabi: Punjab Education Board Shah Rukh Khan receives honorary degree ... Read More »