Education

Govt Secondary Schools In Banka District, Learning Through Smart Classes

It is 11 am, time for “TV serial-type” lessons inside the Project Girls High School at Katoria in Bihar’s Banka district. Around 85 students of Class 10 are crammed in a room, four girls to a bench, but no one’s complaining. On a 40-inch screen plays a video, in Hindi, on photosynthesis. The nodal

In Chennai, 100 Corporation Schools To Grow Vegetables For Noon-Meal

Nearly 100 city corporation schools will soon be equipped with gardens that grow vegetables for their mid-day meal scheme. A self-help group which acquired expertise in terrace gardening under the National Urban Livelihood Mission will train the corporation teachers and students. "Members of the SHG

Teachers Of Govt Schools Can Directly Apply For National Teachers’ Award

Teachers of Government schools can now send their entries directly for National Award for Teachers. Announcing this, Union Minister for Human Resource Development Prakash Javadekar said that this is a new initiative, as earlier entries were selected by the State Government. In the new system,

Married At 14, From A Maharashtra Village, She Is Now Edu Board Chief

When Shankuntala Kale, chairperson of Maharashtra State Board of Secondary and Higher Secondary Education, was announcing SSC results for the first time in her career, she was aware that a village in Ambegaontaluka was proud of its daughter who had made it to the topmost position in the board. Kale

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