NCERT Advocates Preschool Education In Mother Tongue, No Homework

NCERT’s curriculum says preschoolers should be taught in their mother tongue   NEW DELHI: NCERT, in its preschool curriculum, advocates teaching in mother tongue for preschoolers. Council cites research which say children who attend preschool programmes in their mother tongue face fewer problems in comprehension. In case of areas where more than one language is spoken, Read More

NITs, IIEST To Waive Tuition Fee Of SC, ST And Students With Disabilities In M.Tech

NITs, IIEST to waive tuition fee of SC, ST and students with disabilities in M.Tech courses.   NEW DELHI: The HRD Ministry on Wednesday directed the National Institutes of Technology (NITs) to expedite the recruitment process after the issue of faculty shortage was raised before it. Union HRD Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal ‘Nishank’ issued the directive during a council Read More

Super 30 Founder Anand Kumar Felicitated With Education Excellence Award 2019 In US

The Education Excellence Award 2019 was presented to Anand Kumar by the Foundation For Excellence (FFE). WASHINGTON: Super 30 founder and noted mathematician Anand Kumar has been felicitated in the US with a prestigious teaching award for his contributions towards imparting education to the country’s needy students. The Education Excellence Award 2019 was presented to Mr Read More

60 Government School Teachers Suspended In UP For Fake Certificates

UP: 60 govt school teachers suspended for getting job using fake qualifications   MATHURA: As many as 60 government school teachers have been suspended for allegedly using fake BEd degrees to get the jobs, an official of the Uttar Pradesh Education department said on Wednesday. District Basic Shiksha Adhikari Chandra Shekhar said the teachers, all of Read More

How Harvard Business School’s HBX Is Different From Other Online Programs

Photo Credit: Juliette Leufke/ Unsplash Highlights HBX is Harvard Business School’s online learning program Its courses take over one year to develop The certificate is quite valuable to prospective employers Did you know that you can study from Harvard right from your home? Going to Harvard Business School is a dream for many but only Read More

Kerala Introduces New ‘KOOL’ Open Online Learning Programme

Teachers who successfully complete the course would be awarded certificates.   Thiruvananthapuram: The Kerala Infrastructure and Technology for Education (KITE) has rolled out– KOOL, its Online Open Learning training platform. The platform can be used to train teachers, students and the general public. To start with, teachers would be trained and the first batch will commence Read More

Bihar Schools To Have Nutrition Classes In September

Bihar’s Social Welfare Department is also running awareness campaigns during the ‘nutrition month’.   PATNA: As part of the ongoing National Nutrition Month that began September 1, government schools in Bihar will have a special health and nutrition class, which will educate the children on the benefits of cleanliness and proper nutrition, an official said. State Read More