Education

JNUSU Poll Counting Of Ballots Completed

The polling for the polls was held on Friday and saw a turnout of 67.9 per cent.   NEW DELHI: The Jawaharlal Nehru University Students’ Union (JNUSU) election committee completed the counting of ballots at 9 pm on Sunday. The Delhi High Court on Friday restricted the varsity from notifying the results. The election committee had […]

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Our Alliance In JNUSU Polls Is ‘Conscious Unity Of The Oppressed’: BAPSA-Fraternity

Jitendra Suna and Waseem RS are President and General Secretary candidates of the alliance.   NEW DELHI: BAPSA-Fraternity alliance in this year’s JNUSU elections is ‘politically conscious unity of the oppressed in India’, says activists affiliated with the student bodies. The activists also called the coming together as ‘an alliance inspired by the historical solidarity between […]

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No Agents. Punjab Government To Start Own Department For Study Abroad

Punjab Employment Generation Department will soon don the role of recruitment agency for study abroad.   CHANDIGARH: The Punjab Employment Generation Department will soon don the role of a recruitment agency for the youth wanting to work abroad. It will also set up a special cell to send the youth for studies abroad. The move came […]

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‘This is oppression’: gagging orders used to muzzle teachers

Pran Patel wrote a blogpost about an assault on a teacher, who was then silenced by a non-disclosure agreement. He has since been contacted by 24 other teachers. Photograph: Alicia Canter/The Guardian Jackie Evans*, a special needs teacher for 20 years, was on holiday when she got a call from her headteacher. A complaint had […]

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ICSI CS Foundation Result Announced; Girls Clinch Top 3 Spots

ICSI CS Foundation result is available at icsi.edu. New Delhi:  The result of ICSI CS Foundation programme examination held on June 8 and June 9 has been declared today at 11:00 AM, according to a statement released by The Institute of Company Secretaries of India (ICSI). Sanghavi Khushi Devendrakumar and Yogita Daswani have jointly secured […]

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New IIT-Guwahati Director Plans Extension Centres In Northeast

Mr Sitharam said that the IIT-G will soon have a centre for disaster preparedness. New Delhi:  Newly appointed Director of IIT-Guwahati (IIT-G) T. G. Sitharam is planning to expand the reach of the institution to other parts of the northeast by opening extension centres. Mr Sitharam, who took charge of the institution on July 1, […]

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Rajasthan Board (RBSE) Declares Class 10th Result. 79.85% Pass

New Delhi:  Rajasthan board has declared the 10th class result today. 79.85% of the total 11 lakh students who took the exam have cleared the class 10 exam and are eligible to pursuing for higher education. Students who took the class 10 exam under CBSE board had received their result in May. Today, along with […]

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Messy Fun in the Early Classroom

Working in early childhood education is rewarding and fun. Whether you work with toddlers in Seattle or pre-K Tampa, there is a universal truth about little ones: they love to get messy! Sensory Children learn through play, so encourage that by making playtime appeal to all of their senses. Put art smocks on your students […]

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Empowerment for Early Childhood Educators

Sometimes as an early childhood educator, you can get discouraged in your job. There can be dark moments when you ask yourself whether you’re making a difference in these kids’ lives or if you’re nothing more than a glorified babysitter. Be still and take a moment to reflect on why you chose to get into […]

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How higher education could better serve students — and the world

Four colleges in four years, and four academic fields (wrapped into one self-designed major): that was my convoluted path to a college degree. Much of that time, I swam upstream – struggling against a cascade of policies that ran counter to my vision of education as holistic and engaged with the world. With my older […]