Gender Equality Program

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Odisha To Implement Gender Equality Programs In Over 20,000 Government Schools

Odisha's Department of School and Mass Education announced a collaboration with Breakthrough and Abdul Latif Jameel Poverty Action Lab, South Asia, to incorporate a gender equality program into the curriculum throughout government schools. It involves interactive conversations to help children reflect on culturally established gender stereotypes. By August 2022, almost 18,000 middle and 5,000 secondary schools will have included the program… read-more

Tue, 09 Aug 2022 - 10:20 AM / by Vidhi Jhunjhunwala

Tags: Odisha, Gender Equality, government schools, Education Department, gender equality program

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School Students

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Karnataka CM Allocates Rs 132 Cr To Provide Shoes, Socks For Govt School Students

Karnataka Chief Minister Basavaraj Bommai stated that every kid registered in a government school will be given a pair of shoes and two pairs of socks on July 8. He has set aside 132 crore rupees for this objective. Due to the lack of funding in the budget and the delay in the government's decision-making, the Bommai administration has come under scrutiny for providing shoes and socks. 

Sun, 10 Jul 2022 - 04:55 PM / by Vidhi Jhunjhunwala

Tags: Karnataka, Government, Karnataka CM, Basavaraj Bommai, government schools

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School Students

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Delhi Govt Implements New Assessment Guidelines For Govt, Govt-Aided, Recognized Unaided Schools

Delhi government issued new assessment rules for government, government-aided, and recognized unaided schools on July 1. Students' conduct and other academic topics, will be evaluated for the influence of the mindset curriculum. This will be in addition to the existing assessment standards, which are based on co-curricular and academic activity. "In order to prepare students for real-world challenges, schools must prioritize competency-based… read-more

Sat, 02 Jul 2022 - 06:35 PM / by Vidhi Jhunjhunwala

Tags: Delhi, Schools, government schools, government aided schools, Deputy Chief Minister

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Government Secondary School No.19 Naya Basera School

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Govt School Offers Facilities On Par With Private Schools: Indore

The primary school Government Secondary School No.19 Naya Basera School in Indore, Madhya Pradesh, has better facilities than the private schools. The government school has hygienic classrooms, good benches, laboratory, computer, filtered water, sports equipment, CCTV cameras, etc. "The computer systems have been provided by Indigo Airlines so that the students can learn computers," said Suresh Chandra Dubey, Principal. Furthermore, about 350… read-more

Tue, 15 Mar 2022 - 11:28 AM / by Madhvi Jha

Tags: Madhya Pradesh, indore, government schools, Private School, Sureshchandra Dubey

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Sisodiya-Swimming Pools

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Manish Sisodia Inaugurates Swimming Pools In Govt School: Delhi

Delhi's Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodiya inaugurated two swimming pools, on March 5, in a Delhi government school. In addition, the pools will be fully operational and open to all children from nearby schools beginning April 1. "Children can also train professionally under coaches and thus represent at national and international level competitions,” he stated. Notably, the swimming pools were closed for almost two years due to COVID… read-more

Sat, 05 Mar 2022 - 06:45 PM / by Shaloo Priya

Tags: Manish Sisodiya, Delhi, swimming pool, government schools, inauguration

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Coding, Robotics

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Goa Initiates Education Of Coding, Robotics In Govt Schools

Goa was the first state in India to bring in the concept and start education of Coding and Robotics in government schools. Chief Minister of Goa, Pramod Sawant held an educational portfolio, stating that the move will help the students to get ready for the digitalized 21st century. He tweeted, "the collaborative efforts of… read-more

Sun, 05 Dec 2021 - 08:12 PM / by Nehal Surana

Tags: Goa, Goa CM Pramod Sawant, Education, Coding, government schools

Children in Government SchooL.

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Ajmer Man Adopts 50 Underprivileged Children To Send Them School

Sunil Jose, a mathematician teacher from Rajashthan's Ajmer, with his group ''Uddan Society'' adopted 50 children and admitted them into government schools in Kayar and Pancheel. TOI reported that he wanted these children to have a better future and not indulge in child labor. The transportation cost is borne by Jose, and he tutors them as well. Besides, the… read-more

Tue, 09 Nov 2021 - 05:05 PM / by Nehal Surana

Tags: underprivileged kids, Schools, government schools, Charity, Ajmer

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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

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NITI Aayog in partnership with BYJU'S

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Niti Aayog Partners With BJYU's To Help Government School Students

Niti Aayog in partnership with BYJU's plans to provide free access and premium resources to students of classes 6-12 in government schools to 112 aspirational districts of India. Niti Aayog CEO, Amitabh Kant announced the initiative virtually on September 16. BYJU's will provide free coaching classes to over 3,000 "meritorious" students of classes 11-12 for engineering. The medical entrance exam preparation is taken care of by Aakash… read-more

Fri, 17 Sep 2021 - 07:17 PM / by Ettishree Shukla

Tags: Niti Aayog, Byjus, Education, Aspirational districts, government schools

Courtesy: The Indian Express

Government School

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Schools Reopen In Naxal-Dominated Tribal Villages: Chhattisgarh

Many Chhattisgarh districts are dominated by Naxals which makes it difficult for the government to make developments. However, on August 14, after 16 years of fight and struggle, 116 schools reopened in the Naxal-dominated area of the Bijapur district providing education to 2,800 children. "Many schools were destroyed by Naxals in last 15-16 years. The children from Pedda Jojer can get an education now," District Collector said.

Sun, 15 Aug 2021 - 08:15 PM / by Prateek Chakradhar

Tags: Naxal Violence, Chhatisgarh, government schools, District Collector

Courtesy: Hindustan Times