Mathematics kit.

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UP: Prayagraj Primary Schools Introduces Mathematics Kit For Fun Learning

Primary schools in UP's Prayagraj district provided nearly 2,470 mathematics kit among the students of young age in-order to enhance the love for subject. The Basic Siksha Adhikari Sanjay Kushwaha stated that the kit helped children to learn maths while playing & banish the fear of subject. However, the kit contains 21 elements which include an abacus, cloth clips, fraction strips, play money and manuals for teachers.

Sat, 19 Jun 2021 - 08:11 PM / by Sohini Mandal

Tags: Prayagraj, Basic Shiksha Adhikari, Mathematics, kit

Courtesy: The Times of India

Delhi University.

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CUCET Receives Backlash, Students Plead to Delhi University

Students aspiring to join Delhi University assembled on Telegram pleading against the common entrance exam as Delhi University took the decision of becoming a part of the Central University Common Entrance Test. Students resisted the change as it reduced their options of changing their stream and not having enough preparation time. The Union Education Ministry is expected to a take decision on CUCET, in the coming week.

Sat, 19 Jun 2021 - 06:00 PM / by Sohini Mandal

Tags: Delhi university, common entrance test, students, Telegram

Courtesy: The Times of India

21-year-old Indian Origin gets selected for MBE

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Amika George Achieves Third Rank In British's MBE List

The Indian origin Amika George is the youngest to get selected in MBE (Member of the Order of the British Empire) and has achieved the third rank on the list. The 21-year-old youngster started the campaign against poverty periods #FreePeriods four years ago aiming to eradicate period, the hurdle for schoolgirls to pursue education. Focusing upon free period products, the UK government started giving funds to educational institutes last year… read-more

Wed, 16 Jun 2021 - 03:51 PM / by Vanshika Sharma

Tags: periods, Girls education, Education, Funds

Courtesy: The Quint

Students need to crack an entrance to get admitted in UG colleges

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Central Govt Aims To Conduct CET For University Admissions 

Under the new National Education Policy, Ministry of Education has decided to conduct common entrance test such as JEE, and NEET for students to get admitted in various universities. However, the government is planning to conduct the test in July-August, and the test aims to provide admission in undergraduate for non-technical courses. Reportedly, the entrance test was delayed due to surge in COVID cases.

Tue, 15 Jun 2021 - 05:30 PM / by Vanshika Sharma

Tags: Admission, DU admissions, Universities, ministry of education

Courtesy: The Print

School kids

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US Schools To Hire Extra Kindergarten Teachers For Fall Session

United States is bracing for a surge of kindergartners as the pandemic takes a back seat. The school enrollments have seen a drop of 4-year-old preschoolers from 71% to 54% during the pandemic. Children of a higher age were also reportedly held off from admissions due to several health factors and issues contributing to the overwhelming numbers this year. More and more kindergarten teachers are being hired for the fall session.

Mon, 14 Jun 2021 - 06:00 PM / by Sohini Mandal

Tags: Education, early education, Kindergartener, United States

Courtesy: The Times of India

Vaccines at University

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Universities To Start Offline Classes After Students, Staff Gets Vaccine Jab

Several educational institutions in Mangalore have started vaccination drive for their teaching as well as non-teaching staffs, and plans to extend service to their family members. However, the authorities are planning to allow offline classes only after all the students & staffs are vaccinated. "We will collect data of all those who are not vaccinated and request the district administration conduct a special drive," said Varsity vice-… read-more

Sat, 12 Jun 2021 - 09:35 PM / by Sohini Mandal

Tags: Covid-19, Mangalore, Teachers, educational institutes

Courtesy: The Times of India

Actor Sonu Sood with his initiative

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Sonu Sood Invites IAS Aspirants For Free Coaching Scholarships

Actor Sonu Sood announced his new initiative "SAMBHAVAM", on June 11. Under this program, Sood promises to provide free coaching scholarship opportunities to those who wish to join the civil services. The actor tweeted, “Karni hai IAS ki tayyari, Hum lenge aapki zimmedari” (If you wish to prepare for IAS, we will take your responsibility). Anyone can submit their application by June 30.

Sat, 12 Jun 2021 - 08:49 PM / by Sahil Quadir

Tags: Sonu Sood, IAS, Twitter, Scholarship

Courtesy: Mint

1000-year-old chicken egg

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Israeli Archaeologists Find 1000-year-old Unbroken Chicken Egg

A Team of archaeologists in Israel made an extraordinary discovery of a 1000-year-old unbroken chicken egg in Yavne. Israel Antiquities Authority (IAA) took to Facebook, to share a detailed post of this incredible find. The archaeologists found the unbroken egg while excavating an ancient cesspit. "Even at the global level, this is an extremely rare find," said Dr. Lee Perry Gal.

Fri, 11 Jun 2021 - 03:21 PM / by Sahil Quadir

Tags: Israel, Facebook, egg, chicken

Courtesy: Hindustan times

UPSC.

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UPSC Announces Revised Interview Schedule For CSE 2020

The Union Public Service Commission on June 9 announced the revised interview schedule of Civil Services Examination 2020 to be held from August 2. The commission will issue the e-summon letters on their official website upsc.gov.in shortly. Also, the body cleared that requests for change in date and time for the personality test will not be entertained. Earlier scheduled from April 26, the interview was delayed due to COVID second wave.

Thu, 10 Jun 2021 - 06:44 PM / by Sohini Mandal

Tags: UPSC, interview, Covid-19, Delay, UPSC exam

Courtesy: The Times of India

Board Exams

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Assam To Conduct Class 12 Board Examination In July-August

The Assam government on June 10 stated that the board examination for class 12 will be conducted in July-August. Besides, the Assam Higher Secondary Education Council (AHSEC) has indicated about the increase in the number of examination centres to ensure COVID-appropriate behaviour. Earlier, the exams were scheduled to start from May 11 but were postponed due to the second COVID-19 wave.

Thu, 10 Jun 2021 - 11:10 AM / by Nikita Thakur

Tags: Class 12 Exams, Board Exams, Assam Board, Education

Courtesy: Hindustan Times