quote

Schools cannot deny admission for lack of Aadhaar: UIDAI

Government agency UIDAI Wednesday asked schools not to refuse admission to students for lack of Aadhaar and said such denials are "invalid" and "not permitted under the law". Taking a stern view of ...

quote

Make a positive difference in lives of people around you: PM to teachers

Lauding the role of teachers in the nation-building process, Prime Minister Narendra Modi Wednesday called on them to devote the next four years in making a positive difference in the lives of the cit ...

quote

China Kindergarten principal fired for pole dance in school

A kindergarten principal in China has been fired after she organised a pole dancing performance for a ceremony welcoming children at the start of the school year. School authorities take an action aft ...

quote

Teachers sent on compulsory leave after student's suicide bid

The principal and two teachers of a private school have been asked to proceed on compulsory leave for their alleged involvement in mishandling an incident, leading to a suicide attempt by a high schoo ...

quote

Should religion be a part of social education?

When it comes to religion, India becomes a sensitive nation and fails to understand that every individual is entitled to their opinion. However, as it is too subjective, it gets almost impossible to d ...

quote

School teacher 'removes' rakhis; Gujarat govt seeks explanation

The Gujarat government has sought explanation from a school in Gandhinagar following allegations that one of its teachers forcibly removed rakhis tied on the wrists of students. Some parents had co ...

quote

Gurugram schoolboy father appeals PM to declare September 8 as 'Child Safety Day'

The father of a seven-year-old student who was killed at a private school in Gurugram's Bhondsi area on September 8 last year has made a plea to Prime Minister Narendra Modi to declare the day as 'Chi ...

quote

Classroom Games that Boost Math Skills

There is a lot of pressure from the media and from peers to believe that math is painful. Sometimes teachers try to dress up mathematics to make it look like "a game". Instead, they are loosely veiled ...

quote

Government school teacher arrested for sexually abusing student in Delhi

A 52-year-old teacher of a government school in north Delhi's Burari was arrested for allegedly sexually abusing his 15-year-old student, police said. The incident came to light after a video of th ...

quote

Teen ends life after rains destroy school certificates in Kerala

A 19-year-old man allegedly committed suicide on finding that his Class 12 certificates were damaged in the devastation caused by monsoon in Kozhikode district, police said. With his house fully wa ...