West Bengal: Make changes in new bill, teachers request Education Minister

Several teachers including a former university vice-chancellor were badly beaten by police when they refused to call off their rally, said WBCUTA general secretary Shrutinath Prahara. In picture, Teachers protesting in Kolkata against the new education bill RELATED STORIES Mumbai: 25 per cent seats reserved for EWS in school admissions 7-year-old girl seeks a job … Read more

JNU students block entry of teachers, officials in admin building

A nine-member delegation met the President and briefed him about various issues ranging from the issue of 100 per cent weightage given to viva-voce, intimidation and surveillance of faculty and students and the restrictions on freedoms of movement, assembly, speech and expression,” JNUTA president Ayesha Kidwai said. In picture, JNU students protesting against the new … Read more

Haryana government issues warning to schools: Teachers to be responsible for students’ poor result

In order to address the problems arising out of students performing poorly in tests, the Haryana government has issued a warning to its schools and their teachers. The schools which have failed to achieve the normative level of performance have been warned and would be monitored again after three months. Haryana government issues warning to … Read more

Gujarat: Teachers skip classes to teach somewhere else

t comes before the notice of the government when several parents complained of the malpractice whereby teachers skipped their classes and teach somewhere else to make more money. Representational image RELATED STORIES President to inaugurate Indian History Congress in Kerala Demand for drivers on the rise: Union Minister launches Driving Training Programme in Coimbatore Maharashtra: … Read more

DU to hire 4,000 permanent teachers in 2017

The advertisement for the posts will be issued in January,  2017. DU to hire 4,000 permanent teachers in 2017 RELATED STORIES Marks secured in viva-voce will determine admission into M Phil and PhD courses: JNU MEA’s new rules will make passport obtaining process hassle free ‘E-Learn Punjabi’ launched for teaching Punjabi: Punjab Education Board Shah … Read more


Teachers can pick their preferred location based on their performances: Madhya Pradesh Department official from Indore pointed out that the preferences opted by the teachers will be considered by the department based on their performances. School teacher RELATED STORIES NEET-UG in 6 additional languages from 2017-18, says Health Ministry PM Narendra Modi addresses students at … Read more

Need to give stress on character building education: West Bengal Governor

“If Bharat has to revive its former glory and become one of the first ranking nations, the way ahead is only through such an educational system which will train students to understand that the end of education is character,” says West Bengal Governor K N Tripathi. In picture, West Bengal Governor K N Tripathi (Image … Read more

Manish Sisodia vouches for freedom and autonomy of teachers

Identifying the challenges faced by the teachers, Delhi Education Minister Manish Sisodia said that freedom of school principals and teachers are circumscribed within the curriculum and syllabus prescribed by the bureaucrats and ministers. He vouches for the freedom and autonomy of teachers so that they can utilised their best methods of teaching and meet the … Read more