To widen SC scholarship net, govt for raising income criteria

To widen SC scholarship net, govt for raising income criteria

IN A move that will make many more Scheduled Caste (SC) students eligible for government scholarships, the Centre proposes to raise the income eligibility criteria for such schemes. Under the ‘Top Class Education Scheme’, the Centre provides scholarships to SC students who are pursuing higher education at IITs, IIMs, NITs, commercial pilot training institutes, medical/ law/ media and other reputed institutes. According to the current eligibility criteria, their parents’ annual income shouldn’t exceed Rs 4.5 lakh. This figure is now proposed to be revised to Rs 6 lakh per annum….

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student Engagement strategies for the net getting to know environment

student Engagement strategies for the net getting to know environment

throughout the past yr and a half, our faculty development unit has been amassing data from students about how engaged they felt of their on line courses. We desired to use this data to increase a variety of strategies for faculty to use to higher engage their students. studies offers proof for the relationship between better pupil engagement and persistence and retention in online programs (Boston, et al., 2010; Wyatt, 2011). Encouraging pupil engagement is in particular vital in the online surroundings where attrition costs are better than in the…

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net Saathi: reworking lives of women via digital education

net Saathi: reworking lives of women via digital education

DHOLPUR: Twenty-5-12 months-old Kamlesh Kumari, a resident of Sirmathura village in Dholpur district of Rajasthan, is deeply engrossed with a tab, trying to find baby healthcare pointers even as her 4-month-antique daughter sleeps on her lap. educated until magnificence eight, Kamlesh craves for know-how. With mobile cellphone internet within the village, she has now discovered a new ray of hope for gaining that know-how. A confident Kamlesh now not just surfs the net but additionally teaches different ladies inside the village.

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