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The meeting will be held virtually, during which the impact of the Covid-19 pandemic on the education sector will be discussed. Union Education minister will also review the promotion of online education and implementation of the New Education policy.(PTI File)

Education Minister to virtually interact with state education secretaries today

PUBLISHED ON MAY 17, 2021 10:03 AM IST
  • Education Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank will interact with education secretaries of all states at 11am on Monday, May 17.
In order to ensure that the entire process, including submission of applications, scheduling of on-ground inspections and disposal of each application for granting recognition to private schools, is done in a transparent manner, the process has been made live on state government’s Prerna website.(JS Grewal/HT file)
In order to ensure that the entire process, including submission of applications, scheduling of on-ground inspections and disposal of each application for granting recognition to private schools, is done in a transparent manner, the process has been made live on state government’s Prerna website.(JS Grewal/HT file)

UP govt makes recognition process for class 1 to 8 schools online

PUBLISHED ON MAY 17, 2021 09:17 AM IST
  • The Uttar Pradesh (UP) government has made the accreditation process for schools offering education to students from classes 1 to 8 in the state online.
UBS could also infuse additional funding into Byju's that has seen significant growth in the past few quarters on the back of strong uptake of online education, the sources close to the development said.(Hemant Mishra/Mint)
UBS could also infuse additional funding into Byju's that has seen significant growth in the past few quarters on the back of strong uptake of online education, the sources close to the development said.(Hemant Mishra/Mint)

Byju's raising USD 150 million in funding from UBS

PTI |
PUBLISHED ON APR 29, 2021 03:23 PM IST
Byju's is raising about USD 150 million from UBS Group AG that will value the edtech major at about USD 16.5 billion, according to sources.
Representational image.(HT)
Representational image.(HT)

Delhi govt to introduce virtual model of education; CM says ‘dream project’

PTI | , New Delhi
PUBLISHED ON MAR 10, 2021 09:09 AM IST
The initiative is an outcome of education going online over the last year in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic.
Students in a classroom in a school in Kasheli village, Bhiwandi, which reopened after a year in February. HT Photo
Students in a classroom in a school in Kasheli village, Bhiwandi, which reopened after a year in February. HT Photo

Online mode is a big lesson for the education system

By Ankita Bhatkhande, Hindustan Times, Mumbai
PUBLISHED ON MAR 09, 2021 12:38 PM IST
With online learning the stark inequalities of class, caste and gender became immediately visible.
Secondary and senior secondary schools have opened all across the country. ANI
Secondary and senior secondary schools have opened all across the country. ANI

Should schools reopen? Here’s what parents have to say

By hindustantimes.com, Hindustan Times, New Delhi
PUBLISHED ON MAR 08, 2021 11:44 AM IST
In the light of a fresh hike in COVID-19 cases in the country, parents share a mixed bag of opinions about reopening of schools.
The university has been doing a great service to the student community of the country by providing a wide range of online degree programs at a cost
The university has been doing a great service to the student community of the country by providing a wide range of online degree programs at a cost

Illinois Institute of Technology Chicago, a Panacea in the times of Covid-19 crisis

By Promotional Feature, HT Brand Studio
UPDATED ON DEC 22, 2020 02:18 PM IST
Offering online courses at 33% of the total tuition fee, graduates of IIT Chicago are eligible to apply for the H1B visa under the American Graduate Pool Quota.
The Bombay High Court on Monday said it was the Maharashtra government’s duty to ensure special online education for specially-abled students across the state and suggested using Doordarshan to telecast educational programmes.(Agencies)
The Bombay High Court on Monday said it was the Maharashtra government’s duty to ensure special online education for specially-abled students across the state and suggested using Doordarshan to telecast educational programmes.(Agencies)

Ensure online education for specially-abled students, says Bombay HC

Mumbai | By PTI | Posted by Nilesh Mathur
PUBLISHED ON DEC 07, 2020 05:54 PM IST
The Bombay High Court on Monday said it was the Maharashtra government’s duty to ensure special online education for specially-abled students across the state and suggested using Doordarshan to telecast educational programmes.
West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee.(ANI file photo)
West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee.(ANI file photo)

Bengal government to provide tabs to 9.5 lakh students to facilitate online education

Hindustan Times, Kolkata | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON DEC 03, 2020 06:59 PM IST
There are around 36,000 government and government-aided secondary schools, around 14,000 higher secondary schools and 636 madrasahs in the state.

Just 24% of Indian households have internet facility to access e-education: UNICEF

New Delhi | By Press Trust of India| Posted by Nandini
PUBLISHED ON AUG 27, 2020 05:00 PM IST
The Remote Learning Reachability report, issued by UNICEF on Thursday, expressed concerns over children from economically disadvantaged families struggling with access to remote learning.
A student takes note while attending an online class at her home in Srinagar.(Waseem AndrabiHT Photo)
A student takes note while attending an online class at her home in Srinagar.(Waseem AndrabiHT Photo)

Issues facing online education

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Abhishek Jha, New Delhi
UPDATED ON AUG 17, 2020 02:13 AM IST
Digital divide: Students who, in theory, have access to e-teaching will have to depend on inconvenient methods such as mobile phones
Representational image. (HT file)
Representational image. (HT file)

43% children with disabilities planning to drop out due to difficulties faced in e-education: Survey

New Delhi | By Press Trust of India| Posted by Akhilesh Nagari
PUBLISHED ON JUL 18, 2020 06:50 PM IST
The survey was conducted by Swabhiman, a community-based organization working for the rights of persons with disability, in Odisha, Jharkhand, Madhya Pradesh, Tripura, Chennai, Sikkim, Nagaland, Haryana and Jammu and Kashmir in the month of May.
Representational image. (HT file)
Representational image. (HT file)

Animation videos to aid learning of students in Punjab govt schools

Chandigarh | By Press Trust of India| Posted by Akhilesh Nagari
UPDATED ON JUL 18, 2020 12:42 PM IST
The state has already launched a campaign to provide online education to students during the Covid-19 pandemic
Aditus has included a lot of courses in their program to train engineering graduates & commerce graduates to capture national & international job opportunities.(Digpu)
Aditus has included a lot of courses in their program to train engineering graduates & commerce graduates to capture national & international job opportunities.(Digpu)

ADITUS launches premium program for students to prepare for post-pandemic life

UPDATED ON JUL 10, 2020 06:58 PM IST
The strategic mentorship program by MIMS helps its students with a pre-placement offer even before they join their course with the facility to pay half fees only after placement.
Clever Harvey was launched with the mission of helping all students develop the skills they need to succeed in the 21st century. T(Business Wire India)
Clever Harvey was launched with the mission of helping all students develop the skills they need to succeed in the 21st century. T(Business Wire India)

Clever Harvey launches a Junior MBA: A unique program to build commercial acumen for school students

PUBLISHED ON MAY 15, 2020 06:04 PM IST
The Junior MBA bridges this gap by teaching students real-world skills, through case studies of relatable companies like BigBasket, Amazon and Spotify. Students learn the skills of analysis, problem-solving, strategic thinking, persuasive communication and decision-making.
Once the draft regulations are approved by the Commission, the UGC will start accepting applications for starting these courses by July.(Getty Images/iStockphoto)
Once the draft regulations are approved by the Commission, the UGC will start accepting applications for starting these courses by July.(Getty Images/iStockphoto)

From this academic session, universities likely to offer online degree courses

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Neelam Pandey
UPDATED ON MAY 23, 2018 08:01 AM IST
Any higher education institution will be able to apply to offer online programmes if they have been in existence for at least five years and are accredited by the National Assessment and Accreditation Council, says the UGC draft regulation.
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