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Schools To Be Closed till Further Notice Amid Air Pollution: Delhi Govt

Delhi Environment Minister Gopal Rai on December 2 announced the closure of schools and educational institutions in the National Capital from December 3. The decision was taken in view of the rising air pollution and worsening AQI of Delhi. Reportedly, except for ongoing CBSE exams, all classes would be suspended until further notice. Notably, on November 29, schools reopened after a gap of two weeks in Delhi.

Thu, 02 Dec 2021 - 03:06 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: delhi schools, Delhi Air pollution, Environment Minister, AAP, Gopal Rai

Courtesy: Times Now News

Delhi school children

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Schools To Remain Shut In The View Of Rising Air Pollution; Delhi Government

Delhi government on November 21 ordered all schools to shut for physical classes until further notice. According to reports, the decision has been made in view of rising air pollution levels in the national capital. Moreover, govt. office employees have been instructed to work from home with 100 percent capacity for a week. Classes to remain conducted online until notice, said Directorate of education, Delhi. 

Sun, 21 Nov 2021 - 07:28 PM / by SAM RAHUL RAJASHEKHAR

Tags: Arvind Kejriwal, Delhi Government , delhi schools, India, Delhi Air pollution

Courtesy: ANI

Sisodia at the launch event

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Delhi: Deputy CM Launches 'Parents Samvad Programme' In Govt Schools

Deputy CM Manish Sisodia on October 28, launched "Parents Samvad" programme in Delhi's Government Schools. The programme allows parents to connect one-to-one, increasing their participation in governing the school and learning about the basics of parenting. According to reports, schools will be connecting to approximately 18 lakh parents along with volunteers from the government school to bridge the gap between school management committees… read-more

Thu, 28 Oct 2021 - 05:26 PM / by SAM RAHUL RAJASHEKHAR

Tags: Delhi Government , Manish Sisodia, delhi schools, government schools

Courtesy: The Tribune

Students in School amid COVID-19.

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Delhi's Private School Can't Allow 'Unvaxxed' Teachers, Says DoE

In the latest circular, the directorate of education (DoE) has issued an order for all private schools to not allow any teachers and school staff to come to the school if they aren't fully vaccinated. The circular also prescribed the deadline for vaccination that is October 15, after that teachers' ''absence may be treated as on leave''. Notably, the same rule is also mandatory in government schools. 

Fri, 01 Oct 2021 - 07:05 PM / by Muskan Arora

Tags: delhi schools, Covid-19, School Reopening, DDMA, ministry of education

Courtesy: The Times of India

Delhi Public schools receive tons of applications

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Around 3 Lakh Students In Delhi Shifted To Govt Schools, Colleges

CM Arvind Kejriwal recently took to Twitter to announce that government schools of Delhi are receiving overwhelming application requests for admissions. According to the reports of DoE, around 18 lakh students have enrolled for admissions this while in 2020-21 it was 17 lakh, and in 2019-20, only 15 lakh applicants had applied. However, it is expected that the sudden shift is perceived due to the economic crisis caused by the pandemic.

Tue, 14 Sep 2021 - 03:59 PM / by Muskan Arora

Tags: New Delhi, Education, delhi schools, Covid-19, Public Schooling

Courtesy: The Times of India

Manish Sisodia


Physical PTMs To Be Held In Delhi Govt Schools From July 19-31

Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia announced on June 30 that Delhi government schools will hold physical PTMs from July 19 to 31, irrespective of classes to discuss students’ progress. Besides, special PTMs will be held for students in Class 6 who got shifted from municipal to government schools this year. The meetings will be conducted for over two weeks in order to avoid over-crowding.

Wed, 30 Jun 2021 - 09:19 PM / by Ashutosh Kumar Mishra

Tags: Delhi Government , School Management, delhi schools, Manish Sisodia, Arvind Kejriwal

Courtesy: NDTV