‘Pupil poverty’ pressure on school cash

Schools in England are having to “pick up the pieces” for families in poverty, including giving food and clothes to children, head teachers warn. But, they say, that is unsustainable when schools are facing “funding cuts”. Heads will raise their concerns at the Association of School and College Leaders’ (ASCL) annual conference. Education Secretary Damian […]

Ban on Jamaat-e-Islami won’t affect affiliated schools, mosques, says govt

The Jammu and Kashmir government late on Sunday clarified that Jamaat-e-Islami’ affiliated schools, mosques and orphanages have been kept outside the purview of the ban on the organisation. “#JeI Ban# J&K Government Spokesman, Rohit Kansal @kansalrohit69 clarifies: Schools, mosques & orphanages so far kept outside the scope of seizure,” said a tweet by department of […]

Porn on old website of St Ronan’s Primary School, Newry

A primary school in Newry, County Down, is trying to have its old website removed as it now contains pornographic material. Staff and parents at St Ronan’s PS were alerted to the problem on Sunday. The school’s old domain name had lapsed and was subsequently purchased by another organisation. In a statement to BBC News […]

Woman gets a college football scholarship to play defense on men’s team

Toni Harris is an undersized defensive back with huge dreams. The free safety wants to be the first woman to play in the NFL. While that may be a long-shot wish, she is the first woman who has signed a letter of intent to attend college on a full football scholarship. Harris, 22, accepted the […]

Notre Dame is offering a free online class on Roman architecture

The Eternal City has a voice. This class will help you hear it. Tourists and pilgrims are equally awestruck upon witnessing the glory of Rome. The city’s ancient architecture allows each building to stand as a masterful monument to the past, but while the artistry of each individual structure may speak to us, the city […]

Tech professor’s book on international online education published

In 2014, Dr. Kirk St.Amant, professor and Eunice C. Williamson Endowed Chair of Technical Communication at Louisiana Tech, and colleague Dr. Rich Rice of Texas Tech were talking about their experiences teaching students from around the world in their online classes, a conversation that morphed into the collaborative project of a book that would take […]

Reporter’s Take | MHRD softens stand on foreign institutes’ India entry

Ten years after a bill to the effect was turned down, the Ministry of Human Resource Development (MHRD) is trying to revive proposals allowing the entry of foreign educational institutes in India. The Foreign Educational (Regulations of Entry and Operations) Bill, 2010 had proposed to allow international institutes to set-up campuses in India, but it could […]

CG TET 2019 ADMIT CARD RELEASED AT CGVYAPAM.CHOICE.GOV.IN; EXAMINATION TO BE HELD ON 10 MAR

Chattisgargh Profesional Examination Board (CPEB) has issued the admit card for the CG TET 2019 examination at cgvyapam.choice.gov.in on March 02, 2019. The admit card has been issued for the CG TET 2019 examination which will be held on March 10, 2019. The candidates whose name has been enlisted can download the admit card by entering the […]