[

pisa

]

40 govt schools to wait further for 120 new lecturer posts

UT had requested for creation of posts two years ago, MHRD returns proposal while seeking information
HT Image
HT Image
Updated on Nov 03, 2019 12:02 AM IST
Copy Link
Hindustan Times, Chandigarh | By Srishti Jaswal, Chandigarh

Unpacking the PISA test: Why do Indians struggle with certain types of tests?

India participated in a modern international assessment for the first time in 2009-10 when some students from Tamil Nadu and Himachal Pradesh appeared in the PISA test. However, we performed very poorly – ranking 73rd out of 74 countries that participated that round, finishing ahead of only Kazakhstan.
(Arvind Yadav/HT PHOTO)
(Arvind Yadav/HT PHOTO)
Published on Jul 10, 2019 12:26 PM IST
Copy Link
By Sridhar Rajagopalan

The education system, as it stands today, doesn’t make the grade

Whether to participate in PISA (Programme for International Student Assessment) or not is the least of India’s problems. India’s young need to move beyond basics.
Our current school curriculum is purely academic in nature and assumes that all those who complete the compulsory stage of elementary education will continue on to secondary and then to higher education.(Sakib Ali /Hindustan Times)
Our current school curriculum is purely academic in nature and assumes that all those who complete the compulsory stage of elementary education will continue on to secondary and then to higher education.(Sakib Ali /Hindustan Times)
Updated on Apr 04, 2019 10:41 AM IST
Copy Link
By Rukmini Banerji

Delhi’s ‘7 wonders of world park’ has replicas of Taj, Great pyramid of Giza, know more

Five artisans led the effort to convert scrap into detailed models of the world’s wonders; the Taj Mahal was the most difficult, they said
Sandip Pisalkar said the project was quite tricky, and involved technical complexities such as moulding scrap material into a particular shape and carrying out fine carving.(Raj K Raj/HT PHOTO)
Sandip Pisalkar said the project was quite tricky, and involved technical complexities such as moulding scrap material into a particular shape and carrying out fine carving.(Raj K Raj/HT PHOTO)
Updated on Feb 22, 2019 04:38 PM IST
Copy Link
New Delhi | By Ashish Mishra

Indian schoolkids to take part in PISA test in 2021

Indian school students will in 2021 appear for the Programme for International Assessment (PISA) test, which will help reveal where they stand globally as far as learning outcomes are concerned.
Indian school students will in 2021 appear for the Programme for International Assessment (PISA) test, which will help reveal where they stand globally as far as learning outcomes are concerned.(Saumya Khandelwal/HT PHOTO)
Indian school students will in 2021 appear for the Programme for International Assessment (PISA) test, which will help reveal where they stand globally as far as learning outcomes are concerned.(Saumya Khandelwal/HT PHOTO)
Updated on Jan 28, 2019 11:50 PM IST
Copy Link
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent

HRD to start skill courses to make graduates job ready

The Union human resource development ministry will introduce three new professional programmes imparting over 1,000 hours of industry-linked training for students from this academic year onwards.
The Union human resource development ministry will introduce three new professional programmes imparting over 1,000 hours of industry-linked training for students.(HT File Photo)
The Union human resource development ministry will introduce three new professional programmes imparting over 1,000 hours of industry-linked training for students.(HT File Photo)
Updated on Nov 13, 2018 10:29 AM IST
Copy Link
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Amandeep Shukla, New Delhi
SHARE
Story Saved
×
Saved Articles
My Reads
Sign out
New Delhi 0C
Wednesday, October 20, 2021