The decision to start online classes free of charge from Monday for FYJC Arts, Science and Commerce students was to avoid academic loss till colleges start functioning normally, an SCERT official said.
Updated on Nov 01, 2020 05:28 PM IST
Pune | By Press Trust of India| Posted by Akhilesh Nagari
The most challenging task would be to ensure teachers believe that every child can learn, and teach children at the right level. This may sound simple, but my work with government schools and teachers has convinced me that this will not be easy to achieve.
Updated on Oct 24, 2020 07:58 PM IST
By Vimala Ramachandran
Only 142 of 14,637 schools in Punjab have sent nominations this year
Updated on Sep 20, 2020 10:12 PM IST
Hindustan Times/Ludhiana | By Deepa Sharma Sood, Ludhiana
Updated on Sep 06, 2020 12:31 AM IST
Hindustan Times/Srinagar | By Ashiq Hussain, Srinagar
The HRD ministry wants to limit the time students spend with digital devices to access online education as schools remain closed due to Covid-19. What’s your take on the matter?
Updated on Jul 18, 2020 11:41 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Chandigarh | By HT Correspondent
State Council of Educational Research and Training (SCERT) has directed schools to conduct tests of 20 marks for each test with teachers getting a week’s time to check the papers
Updated on Jul 05, 2020 07:09 PM IST
By Deepa Sharma Sood, Ludhiana
Questions on chemical properties of carbon compounds, soaps and detergents are likely to be asked
Updated on Mar 01, 2020 01:04 AM IST
Hindustan Times, Chandigarh | By Srishti Jaswal, Chandigarh
The increasing use of automation also means that individuals must focus on continued learning rather than resting on an academic degree earned decades ago.
Published on Feb 19, 2020 04:02 PM IST
By Panjal Sharma
Labourer’s daughter from Udhampur bags first prize for singing at national-level Kala Utsav competition
Khushi, a Class 10 student of Government High School, Kawa, sang the folk song, Himachali; she won the contest, organised under the government’s Samagra scheme, without any professional training
Updated on Jan 11, 2020 12:09 PM IST
Asian News International | By Asian News International, Udhampur
The move could well allow these intellectually disabled kids to soon get enrolled in government-run primary and upper primary schools of the state, say officials.
Updated on Jan 10, 2020 10:03 AM IST
Hindustan Times, Prayagraj | By K Sandeep Kumar
Developed by the State Council of Educational Research and Training (SCERT), the curriculum is building awareness and knowledge of various aspects of entrepreneurship among the students. Read on to know more...
Updated on Jan 05, 2020 07:08 PM IST
New Delhi | By Indo Asian News Service
To make education affordable for students, the government and various organisations offer various scholarships. Check details here...
Updated on Jan 06, 2020 05:35 PM IST
Biometric test nails 23-year-old Sonepat resident, who was sent to two-day police custody
Updated on Dec 10, 2019 01:48 AM IST
Hindustan Times, Chandigarh | By HT Correspondent, Chandigarh
Out of the 20 schools covered under the ambit of the project, 17 are in Gurugram and three in Rewari. In half of these schools, English is taught through smart classes, while in the remaining 10 schools, students have been given tablets for use. The tablet stores learning content for students.
Published on Nov 12, 2019 09:18 AM IST
The examination and evaluation process will be conducted under the supervision of deputy director of elementary education
Published on Sep 08, 2019 04:52 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Chandigarh | By Navneet Rathore, Shimla
HRD Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal ‘Nishank’ made the comments at 59th foundation day celebrations of National Council of Educational Research and Training (NCERT).
Published on Sep 02, 2019 03:36 PM IST
New Delhi | By Press Trust of India
Haryana is revamping the training modules used by teachers to make them compatible with the digital resources that have been introduced over the past two years as part of the Saksham programme. The QR codes will allow teachers to get additional information required for teaching a particular chapter.
Published on Aug 06, 2019 04:56 AM IST
Against the academic staff of 425 needed in the 17 DIETs as per the government guidelines, the school education department has a sanctioned strength of 264. However, these district level institutes have academic staff of 76 and the remaining 349 posts are vacant.
Published on Jul 23, 2019 08:46 AM IST
Hindustan Times, Chandigarh | By Navneet Sharma
The International Bureau of Weights and Measures (whose French acronym is BIPM), which has 60 member countries, decided that all four units will be redefined using fundamental constants of nature for accurate measurement.
Published on May 20, 2019 11:57 PM IST
All over the country, 2,758 students scored full marks in Sanskrit, 1,820 in English communication, and 24 in English language and literature.
Updated on May 10, 2019 08:39 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Chandigarh | By Arshdeep Arshi, Chandigarh
The officer said Chaudhary was arrested last Tuesday after the police received a tip-off that he was publishing pirated National Council of Educational Research and Training (NCERT) textbooks in Ghazipur.
Published on Mar 19, 2019 05:54 AM IST
Since 2014, the schools were holding the evaluation process for Classes 5 and 8 and students were given grades between ‘A’ (more than 80%) and ‘E’ (less than 33%). Students were not held back even if they got an ‘E’ grade and were “identified for remedial coaching and extra attention
Updated on Mar 13, 2019 09:02 AM IST
Hindustan Times, Ludhiana | By HT Correspondent, Ludhiana
Curriculum overload: The target is to achieve 50% reduction of the “curriculum overload” without affecting the learning outcomes. Curriculum will be reviewed to ensure holistic education in which there will be time for physical education, value education, life-skills education and experiential learning
Updated on Jan 07, 2019 09:15 AM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Amandeep Shukla
This is Delhi government’s first initiative to introduce “skill based” curriculum in schools. The curriculum will be based on a fourfold framework – inspire, educate, involve and facilitate.
Published on Dec 19, 2018 02:33 PM IST
On Thursday, the Uttarakhand primary education department served notices to 186 private schools affiliated to CBSE.
Published on Sep 15, 2018 01:10 AM IST
Dehradun | By HT Correspondent, Dehradun
Facing shortage of over 25 lakh NCERT books for government and CBSE-affiliated private schools, Uttarakhand school education department will now request NCERT publishers in adjoining states like Himachal Pradesh, Punjab, Uttar Pradesh and Rajasthan to publish books for it
Published on Jun 12, 2018 05:47 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Dehradun | By Nihi Sharma
The National Council of Educational Research and Training (NCERT) is coming out with a curriculum in this regard by 2018 end, Anil Swarup said on the sidelines of a session on pre-school policy organised by the ASSOCHAM.
Updated on Jun 06, 2018 11:17 AM IST
Press Trust of India | By Press Trust of India
Most students also complained that the exam was difficult and lengthy in some parts.
Updated on May 06, 2018 11:48 PM IST
Other factors on which the children will be judged include whether they hold pencils and crayons properly, whether the child invents new ways to use blocks or other material and can join puzzle or not.
Updated on May 02, 2018 06:09 PM IST
Press Trust of India | By Press Trust of India
Mankale, a resident of Beed, studied mechanical engineering from Amrutvahini College of Engineering, Sangamner and cracked the civil service exam in his fourth attempt in the specially abled category. He now hopes to land his dream job in the Indian Foreign Service (IFS).
Updated on Apr 29, 2018 04:23 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Pune | By Shrinivas Deshpande, Pune