Education

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  • DU's Dyal Singh College (Evening) is now Vande Mataram Mahavidyalaya

    DU's Dyal Singh College (Evening) is now Vande Mataram Mahavidyalaya

    Delhi University's Dyal Singh College (Evening),which since the past few months has been functioning as a day college, renamed itself after India's national song Vande Mataram. The Governing Body of Dyal Singh College (DSC) changed the name of the varsity......

    November 18, 2017
  • Technology must be used to democratise education: President Kovind

    Technology must be used to democratise education: President Kovind

    President Ram Nath Kovind on Saturday asked the country’s higher education institutions to use technology to offer open online courses and devise new courses to answer the needs of the next 25-30 years. Addressing the 94th Convocation of University of......

    November 18, 2017
  • AAP govt has checked privatisation of education sector: Arvind Kejriwal

    AAP govt has checked privatisation of education sector: Arvind Kejriwal

    Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Friday said his government kept under check the mushrooming of private schools by setting up state-run institutions that imparted quality education to poor children free of cost. The AAP dispensation has completely changed government......

    November 17, 2017
  • NPSC: School principals working towards progressive principles

    NPSC: School principals working towards progressive principles

    Principals of schools, at the National Progressive Schools Conference (NPSC) here, shared their mission to strive for excellence, equity, inclusion, emotions and efficiency in the education of children. The school principals affirm their efforts towards progressive principles at the first meet of......

    November 16, 2017
  • Creativity with technology, key to success for students

    Creativity with technology, key to success for students

    Incorporating creativity and technology in the education curriculum can help students gear up for a fast changing world, a new survey said on Wednesday. Titled "Gen Z in the Classroom: Creating the Future" by global software major Adobe, the study......

    November 15, 2017
  • Education reforms expected after survey analysis: Javadekar

    Education reforms expected after survey analysis: Javadekar

    More reforms in school education may be brought after a detailed analysis of the National Assessment Survey (NAS) has been done by March next year, Union Human Resource Development Minister Prakash Javadekar said on Tuesday. Under the nationwide survey conducted......

    November 14, 2017
  • Lingering impact on young minds

    Lingering impact on young minds

    Undertaking an engineering course is no child's play as students have to go through rigorous lessons in order to ace amongst competition. This subject is considered to be one of the toughest and most competitive courses in Indian educational curriculum.......

    November 14, 2017
  • Indian students in US doubled in last decade

    Indian students in US doubled in last decade

    The number of Indian students studying in the US has doubled in the last 10 years, with the growth rate running in double digits for the fourth year running, the US embassy said on Monday. According to a report published......

    November 13, 2017
  • Battle to survive

    Battle to survive

    Given that I have a publicly available email address, I receive many unsolicited emails every week from strangers. Some are readers’ comments about my work, others requests for help, often from students who want tips on how to improve their......

    November 12, 2017
  • Odisha CM to address students on TV on Children's Day

    Odisha CM to address students on TV on Children's Day

    Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik will deliver his maiden address to schoolchildren on television on Children's Day on November 14, a Minister said on Tuesday. The 45-minute speech meant for more than 6,60,000 students from around 62,000 schools across the......

    November 8, 2017
  • IIM Calcutta records 100 per cent summer placement

    IIM Calcutta records 100 per cent summer placement

    IIM Calcutta has completed the summer placement process for the 2017-2019 batch and has achieved 100 per cent placement within a span of over two days. A total number of 180 firms across diverse sectors had come to IIM Calcutta......

    November 2, 2017
  • It's Elementary

    It's Elementary

    The recent findings of a survey commissioned by the Union HRD ministry indicates that a large number of under-qualified teachers are teaching in schools throughout the country. This is incredible and appalling. It reaffirms the malaise in education. It is......

    November 2, 2017
  • Holistic learning need of the hour: KJ Alphons

    Holistic learning need of the hour: KJ Alphons

    Holistic learning is the need of the hour in our present education system, and young students should use digital technology to learn more about science and about the country, Minister of State for Electronics and IT KJ Alphons said on......

    October 31, 2017