Should boys and girls be taught separately in our schools?

Should boys and girls be taught separately in our schools?

The legal wrangle in the courts over whether segregating boys and girls in a mixed-sex Muslim school in Birmingham breaks the law under the Equality Act 2010 has brought questions about the merits of single-sex education back to the fore. However, stepping back from the specifics of this case, is it time to entirely rethink the existence of gender segregation in state-funded education? Proponents of single-sex education point to stark gender divides in subject choices. In 2016, 76% of psychology and 73% of English A-level entries came from girls. On the flip side, more than…

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Indore: City boys bag record scholarships from Drexel varsity

Indore: City boys bag record scholarships from Drexel varsity

Indore: Breaking the highest scholarship record of Madhya Pradesh, three students Palash Pandey of Vidya Sagar School, Shivesh Jadon of Delhi Public School, Indore and Hemant Maheshwari of Chameli Devi Public School have collectively won scholarship of more than Rs 3.5 crore from Drexel University, USA. Individually, Palash has won the highest scholarship of Rs 1.2 crore, Hemant won Rs 98 lakh scholarship and Shivesh won Rs 88 lakh. They have received acceptance letters from various other universities, but Drexel University has offered them highest scholarships. Talking about success of…

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