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  • Schools reopen in Kashmir after 32 months

    Schools reopen in Kashmir after 32 months

    All government, private and Army schools reopened in Kashmir this morning. Arrangements were made by the school managements for social distancing and temperature testing of students. Students queued at the gate for screening body temperature that is a standard operating procedure.

    March 2, 2022
  • CP Delhi calls upon schools to imbibe road safety values in children’s minds

    CP Delhi calls upon schools to imbibe road safety values in children’s minds

    The Commissioner of Police appreciated the initiatives taken by Delhi Traffic Police in sensitizing road users especially school students by conducting road safety awareness sessions and competitions and also the schools for their cooperation in the efforts of Delhi Traffic Police.

    February 18, 2022
  • Primary students will return to school from 16 February

    Primary students will return to school from 16 February

    In view of the current pandemic situation, the government has issued a fresh set of relaxations this evening. From Wednesday onwards, night restriction has been relaxed by an hour and movement of people and vehicles has been prohibited from 12 to 5 am instead of 11 pm to 5 am.

    February 15, 2022
  • NDMC’s schools reopen from Monday

    NDMC’s schools reopen from Monday

    Upadhyay said NDMC had issued an advisory containing all necessary directions and general instructions to all Head of Schools and Head Mistress for opening of schools in off-line mode in respect to all classes.

    February 14, 2022
  • Schools record thin attendance on reopening after 2 years

    Schools record thin attendance on reopening after 2 years

    The government had on Sunday evening abruptly ordered reopening of universities, IITs, polytechnics and senior classes from 9 to 12 in schools in the summer zone of the UT. However, there was poor attendance as the students did not get timely notice and nor were the school managements geared up with the Covid protocols.

    February 14, 2022
  • Schools, colleges & universities reopen in Odisha as COVID infections dip

    Schools, colleges & universities reopen in Odisha as COVID infections dip

    The attendance is likely to go up in the coming days, said school and mass education department officials.

    February 7, 2022
  • Liberal ideology and gender stereotypes

    Liberal ideology and gender stereotypes

    The conversations around the introduction of unisex uniforms have seen another school in Kerala breaking gender stereotypes. The Government Tribal Lower Primary School in Attathodu has become the first tribal school in the State to embrace gender-neutral uniforms. While gender equality was the dominating factor in the decision taken by the Balussery school, convenience and utility lie at the heart of the one taken by the tribal school.

    February 3, 2022
  • Schools & colleges to reopen from 3 Feb: CM

    Schools & colleges to reopen from 3 Feb: CM

    Several forums of parents, teachers and heads of institutions are in favour of reopening the schools. The High Court is also hearing a PIL on the issue. The West Bengal Academy of Paediatricians have also written a letter to Miss Banerjee speaking in favour of reopening the academic institutions.

    February 1, 2022
  • Children will be left behind if schools don’t open now: Sisodia

    Children will be left behind if schools don’t open now: Sisodia

    Sisodia said excessive caution is now harming our children, following a meeting with a delegation of children's parents, led by Chandrakant Lahariya, an epidemiologist and Yamini Aiyar, a policy researcher.

    January 26, 2022
  • Education needs stronger budgetary support

    Education needs stronger budgetary support

    In new circumstances, the allocation for the National Scheme for Incentive to Girls for Secondary Education needed a boost. Instead, we saw BE of Rs. 110 crore for 2020-21 being cut to a revised estimate of just Re. 1 crore, and the BE for 2021-22 also being kept at this low amount of Re. 1 crore. These are the components of the union budget which have the most impact on poorer and more vulnerable students, and sadly these saw a significant decline.

    January 26, 2022
  • State in favour of opening schools: Basu

    State in favour of opening schools: Basu

    Coined by Miss Banerjee herself, the Paray Shikshalay is a community-based learning system for primary students. Over 60 lakh students studying in pre-primary to class 4 of the age group 5 to 9 years will be benefited from this initiative. It will bring 50,159 primary schools and over 15,000 shishu shiksha kendras under its ambit.

    January 25, 2022
  • Taliban schools

    Taliban schools

    Education for girls and women “is a question of capacity,” Mujahid said in an interview. Girls and boys must be completely segregated in schools, he said, adding that the biggest obstacle so far has been finding or building enough dormitories, or hostels, where girls could stay while going to school.

    January 19, 2022
  • Odisha Govt plans to adopt play class concept in primary schools

    Odisha Govt plans to adopt play class concept in primary schools

    Opening of the Play Class in the Primary Schools (in the collocated AWCs) will help to ensure maximum enrolment of children in the Government Schools and the move will attract parents to enroll their wards in government institutions.

    January 18, 2022
  • Covid Surge: Haryana schools & colleges closed till 26 Jan

    Covid Surge: Haryana schools & colleges closed till 26 Jan

    The total active cases in the state was 18,298 while the overall recoveries were 7,65,758.

    January 10, 2022
  • Jaipur schools shut for class 1-8, Rajasthan implements new COVID guidelines

    Jaipur schools shut for class 1-8, Rajasthan implements new COVID guidelines

    As per the new guidelines, foreign returnees will have to undergo quarantine for seven days even if they test negative and not more than 100 people can attend any marriage, meetings or processions.

    January 3, 2022
  • First phase of Business Blasters launched for Delhi government schools conclude on Sunday

    First phase of Business Blasters launched for Delhi government schools conclude on Sunday

    The country witnessed the success stories of students from Delhi Government schools and their businesses. In the last episode, students were seen pitching business ideas to judges

    January 3, 2022
  • 8,168 students drop out of schools in trying post-pandemic times

    8,168 students drop out of schools in trying post-pandemic times

    The State has recorded a dropout of 8,168 students in the wake of the shutdown of schools due to the COVID-19 outbreak in March last year.

    December 9, 2021