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Dec 18, 2012
Rules set, but will EWS kids really benefit from RTE?Parents of children in the Economically Weaker Section category of students are hoping to find it easier to get their wards into private schools this year.
Oct 04, 2012
Midday meals for school kids to be hit by LPG price hike: MamataThe West Bengal Chief Minister said that the cap on subsidised LPG cylinders would hit the midday meal scheme in schools.
Sep 16, 2012
Of metrics and moustaches: Measuring social changeWith more people with corporate experience going into the non-profit and social change domain, there's a lot more emphasis on metrics and milestones. But are those the only way to figure out if social change is "on plan"?
Jul 09, 2012
No drinking water, toilets in 95% of schools: StudyOver two years after the RTE Act was notified by the central government, more than 95 percent of schools in the country do not comply with its guidelines, a study by an NGO has found.
Jun 12, 2012
Edutor Launches 'Augmented Classroom Solution' For Android TabletsThe key feature of this solution is its ability to integrate learning material exactly as per school syllabus inside the touch screen devices.
May 17, 2012
Indian Schools Go Hi-Tech With Microsoft CloudMicrosoft Live@edu enables institutions in brand building, social and professional collaboration, knowledge repository that leads to career opportunities.
Apr 12, 2012
SC says RTE valid, schools must reserve seats for poorer studentsThe Supreme Court has upheld the constitutional validity of the Right to Education Act which seeks the reservation of 25 percent seats in all schools for children from economically backward families.
Feb 22, 2012
Wolf in teacher's clothing: How schools protect sexual predatorsWe should teach our kids to protect themselves. But it's hypocritical to tell a child to be brave when the rest of us -- the school, politicians and parents -- are creating a conspiracy of silence that endangers their safety.
Nov 24, 2011
Mumbai has most number of 'ghost' students in state: reportA total of 21 lakh students on the rolls of public schools across the state have been found missing. Mumbai has an absentee record of 18.42 percent while the surburban area has 16 percent missing students.
Sep 02, 2009
Orissa Goes Hi-Tech In School EducationThe network provides two-way video and audio communications between teachers at the studio and students in remote schools.