Night Schools In Mumbai Left With No Teachers After Government Order

Night Schools In Mumbai Left With No Teachers After Government Order

Night Schools In Mumbai Left With No Teachers After Government Order Most students studying in Mumbai’s night schools are from underprivileged backgrounds. MUMBAI: For the last three months, classrooms at LBS Night School at Mumbai’s Chembur have functioned without a teacher. Students read their text books by themselves as there is no teacher to take classes. This academic year has brought bad news for night schools in Mumbai. Around 1,400 teachers and non-teaching staff of night schools have been asked to stop their part-time services for the night school as…

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Ignou to train 11,884 Tripura government teachers

Ignou to train 11,884 Tripura government teachers

The Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU) will train 11,884 elementary level teachers in Tripura under its two-year diploma programme in elementary education through the open and distance learning mode. Ignou’s School of Education (SOE) signed a memorandum of collaboration (MoC) with the government of Tripura to professionally train these teachers. The MoC, which will be renewed for three years, was signed by the director of Tripura’s State Council of Educational Research & Training (SCERT) and Ignou’s registrar (admin) in New Delhi. Ignou will conduct the training for only those…

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Delhi government launches ‘merit cum means’ scholarship scheme

Delhi government launches ‘merit cum means’ scholarship scheme

  Delhi government on Tuesday launched ‘merit cum means’ scholarship scheme in the national capital, with an aim to benefit the students from poor and moderate means of income group.(HT file) Delhi government on Tuesday launched ‘merit cum means’ scholarship scheme in the national capital, with an aim to benefit the students from poor and moderate means of income group. Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia, while making the announcement in New Delhi, said the scholarship scheme would be a fee waiver scheme for the needy students who pursue higher studies…

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Government mulls special scholarship program for Okinawan students

Government mulls special scholarship program for Okinawan students

The government is considering creating a scholarship program for Okinawa Prefecture, Yosuke Tsuruho, minister for Okinawa and Northern Territories affairs, said Wednesday. The government aims to increase the continuing education rate of Okinawan students as the proportion of children living in poverty in the prefecture is nearly double the national average. At a meeting of a Okinawa promotion council, Tsuruho said that the central government hopes to launch an exclusive scholarship program for the prefecture that is separate from the student grant program the education ministry started in April for…

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Punjab Government Approves Online Transfer Of Government School Teachers From Next Academic Session

Punjab Government Approves Online Transfer Of Government School Teachers From Next Academic Session

Punjab Government Approves Online Transfer Of Government School Teachers CHANDIGARH: Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh today approved a policy for online transfer of government teachers from the next academic session, on the lines of a similar system existing in several other states, including in neighbouring Haryana. The decision, taken by the Chief Minister at an Education Department review meeting here, will facilitate transfer of school teachers, while making the process more transparent, according to an official spokesperson. The Chief Minister directed the Additional Chief Secretary (School Education) to discuss…

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NRI, foreign scientists to work in Indian institutes: Government

NRI, foreign scientists to work in Indian institutes: Government

PTI | Updated: May 24, 2017, 05.26 AM IST VAJRA is aimed at encouraging top scientists to work in India and guide doctorate and post-doctorate students…. Read More NEW DELHI: The Centre is all set to launch a first-of-its-kind programme next month wherein foreign and NRI scientists can work in the country’s scientific institutions for a period of one to three months. The programme titled ‘Visiting Advanced Joint Research’ (VAJRA) is aimed at encouraging top scientists to work in India and guide doctorate and post-doctorate students. “The aim of the…

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KEEP TYPEWRITERS CLICKING: INSTITUTES TO GOVERNMENT

KEEP TYPEWRITERS CLICKING: INSTITUTES TO GOVERNMENT

7 lakh students take the typewriting exam every year, an official said Typewriting institutes want govt to continue to offer typewriting exams. A question has crept in the fractional pauses amid the clicketyclack of typewriters at Parel’s Rashtriya Mill Mazdoor Sangh (RMMS) typing institute. Is it time for the 19thcentury invention to go the telegram’s way? As things stand, the institute is running on an extended lease of life. The government first issued a resolution to down its shutters on October 31, 2013 — the year the telegram went dead….

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Government moves to boost distance learning centres

Government moves to boost distance learning centres

As part of efforts to provide flexible and accessible education for all Nigerians, the Federal Government has said it would make equivalent programmes being offered by conventional tertiary institutions available to Open and Distance learning Education (ODE) centres. This according to government will enhance access to tertiary education; adopt variety of skillset, as well as providing learning opportunities to a vast number of learners. Speaking at the yearly seminar organised by the department of education science, distant learning institute, University of Lagos (UNILAG), Minister of state for education, Prof. Anthony…

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The Government Of Brunei Darussalam Scholarship For Indian Nationals; Last Date To Apply Online March 13

The Government Of Brunei Darussalam Scholarship For Indian Nationals; Last Date To Apply Online March 13

  NEW DELHI:  The Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade, Government of Brunei Darussalam recently announced the scholarship for foreign students for 2017-18 academic session. The scholarship will provide opportunity to study at four different universities and institutes of higher education in Brunei Darussalam. The academic year will commence in July/August 2017. The scholarship program is available for undergraduate programs in Arts, Science, Business, Engineering, Master program by coursework, and Master program by Research. The last date to send in completed application forms is March 13. Apart from the essential…

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Government schools in Haryana to accept fees through e-wallet

Government schools in Haryana to accept fees through e-wallet

With a view to promote cashless transactions in the state, the Haryana Government has decided to open committed bank accounts of all government schools for payment of fees. This was disclosed by Additional Chief Secretary, School Education Department, P K Das in Chandigarh on Friday. He said that nodal teacher in each school would download the e-wallet of the bank concerned. The accounts will be opened in bank branches nearest to the schools. The accounts will be opened in bank branches nearest to the schools. Parents or guardians of the…

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