COVID-19-induced closure of 15 lakh schools impacted 24.7 crore children in India, finds UNICEF study
The report stated that online education is not an option for all in India as only one in four children has access to digital devices and internet connectivity
NCERT releases admit card for NTS Stage-2 Examination 2020; steps to download hall ticket from ncert.nic.in
Students have to carry either their Aadhar card or school identity card to the exam centre during NTSE 2021 examination
NTSE 2020 Stage 2: NCERT postpones talent search examination; national level test to be held on 14 Feb
The date for the NTSE Stage 2 exam has been postponed to facilitate students to appear in the Indian Olympiad Qualifier (IOQ) 2021 in Physics and Biology, which is being held on 7 February, 2021
The CBSE expects teachers of the two subjects to go through the TERM manuals and develop a plan for implementing competency-based learning
At least 27% school students have no access to smartphones or laptops for online classes, finds NCERT survey
According to the survey, over a quarter of a total of 34,000 students and parents cited intermittent electricity or a lack thereof as a major hindrance
From limiting screen time to number of classes per day, HRD ministry issues guidelines for online education
In the guideline called 'Pragyata', the HRD ministry has recommended that the duration for online classes for pre-primary students should not be for more than 30 minutes
CBSE Revised Syllabus 2020-21: Central Board to reduce syllabus for Classes 9 to 12 by 30%, says HRD Minister
CBSE Revised Syllabus 2020-21 | The CBSE in a notification said that the syllabus was being rationalised while retaining the core concepts as class room teaching had been affected by the COVID-19 pandemic.
NCERT releases notification for 266 teaching, non-teaching posts; candidates can apply at ncert.nic.in
NCERT began the online registration for these posts on 29 June and it will end on 3 August. Those who want to apply can do so by visiting the official website ncert.nic.in.
Best known for his expertise on European and Russian politics and history, Hari Vasudevan had tested positive for the coronavirus two days after being admitted to the hospital on 4 May.
Coronavirus Lockdown: NCERT releases alternative four-week academic calendar for primary school students
The NCERT's calendar will help students receive education at home with their teachers through technological tools till schools reopen.
NCERT begins online registration for RIE Common Entrance Exam 2020; candidates can apply till 4 May on cee.ncert.gov.in
NCERT has started the online application process for Common Entrance Examination for admission to teacher education programmes in Regional Institutes of Education
Vedic maths, traditional Indian philosophy should be included in National Education Policy, says RSS-affiliated group
The group has succeeded in getting what they demanded in the past, and this isn't the first time SSUN has pushed for Vedic maths in the NEP.
National Talent Search Examination 2020 dates declared by NCERT; first stage to be held on 2, 3 and 17 November
The first stage of the NTSE will be held on 2 November in Mizoram, Meghalaya, Nagaland and Andaman and Nicobar islands.
Centre doubles number of National Talent Search Examination scholarships; here's how students can avail of them
The selected candidates are provided with a scholarship of Rs 1,250 per month for class XI and XII, and a scholarship of Rs 2,000 per month for undergraduate and post-graduate level.
Union Budget 2019: National Education Policy 2019 seeks to address challenges of access, quality in current system
Piyush Goyal had proposed the launch of a scheme named 'Revitalising Infrastructure and Systems in Education (RISE) by 2022' with a total investment of Rs 1 lakh crore
Meena Pillai quits Kerala University over HRD diktat: Researchers can't stoop before eccentricities of regressive regimes, writes professor
a circular issued by the Vice Chancellor of the Central University of Kerala made visible some of the fault lines that mark the future of academic freedom and dedicated research in our country. The circular contained problematic clauses which stated that research in the university needs to be done according to "national priorities," that research in "irrelevant areas" need not be promoted any longer, and that the faculty will draw up a list of projects from which prospective research scholars will be asked to choose their topics of research
Over 16.38 lakh students will be appearing for the Class 10 CBSE maths board exam on Thursday. Here are some tips to ace the maths boards.
Students learning only about Stalin and Lenin, new NCERT syllabus to teach Gandhi and Bose, says Biplab Kumar Deb
Tripura chief minister Biplab Kumar Deb said that the new syllabus would soon be introduced.
Authors, publisher of textbook booked in Assam for calling Modi-led Gujarat govt 'silent spectator' to post-Godhra riots
The complainants in Assam claimed that the authors and publisher were trying to paint an "ill image" of Narendra Modi with the book's content on the Gujarat riots.
NTSE 2018 results: NCERT to soon announce names of students selected for scholarships; check at ncert.nic.in
The NTSE 2018 results will be announced soon by the National Council of Educational Research and Training (NCERT). Aspirants who gave the exam on 13 May 2018 can download their result in the PDF format from official website: ncert.nic.in