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HRD Ministry to discuss higher education reforms with states PTI | Dec 17, 2014, 03.40 PM IST


NEW DELHI: To discuss reforms in the higher education sector, HRD Ministry will convene a meeting of state education ministers and secretaries on January 6, Lok Sabha was informed on Wednesday. 249 more words


CBSE launches online self-review tool for schools called Saransh

Source | http://www.medianama.com

The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) has launched an online self-review tool for schools affiliated to the board calledSaransh. CBSE says that this tool will allow schools to identity areas of improvement in students, teachers & curriculum and take necessary measures to implement change. 274 more words

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Govt wants schools to observe ‘good governance day’ on Christmas Abhishek Choudhari,TNN | Dec 15, 2014, 02.16 AM IST



“Good governance” was one of Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s top election slogans during the 2014 Lok Sabha election. The BJP government wants CBSE to carry out various activities, like an essay competition, so that students’ participation increases on Christmas Day. 581 more words


Uproar in RS over schools being told to remain open on Christmas day PTI | Dec 15, 2014, 01.34 PM IST


NEW DELHI: Amidst opposition uproar over reports of schools being ordered to remain open on Christmas Day to observe ‘good governance day’, the government on Monday clarified that no such instruction has been issued and only an online essay competition on the subject is being organized. 97 more words


Non-payment of salary to SSA/RMSA teachers Qayoom Wani threatens protests at Jantar Mantar GK NEWS NETWORK


Qayoom Wani threatens protests at Jantar Mantar



Srinagar, Dec 9:The Employees’ Joint Action Committee (EJAC) president and Jammu and Kashmir Teachers’ Forum (JKTF) chairman Abdul Qayoon Wani Tuesday threatened protests at New Delhi. 327 more words

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Sanskrit won't disqualify any child from taking Class X board: Centre TNN | Dec 9, 2014, 06.27 AM IST


NEW DELHI: Attempting to bury the controversy over mid-term switch to Sanskrit from German in Kendriya Vidyalayas, the Centre on Monday gave an undertaking to the Supreme Court that performance in Sanskrit would not disqualify any child from taking the optional Class X board examinations. 295 more words


UGC Criteria for Grant of Autonomy to Select Colleges; (Autonomous College)

UGC / MHRD – 4 December 2014 | New Delhi |

New Delhi: The following criteria are considered for identification of institutions for grant of autonomy, namely: academic reputation and previous performance in university examinations and its academic/co-curricular/extension activities in the past; academic/extension achievements of the faculty; quality and merit in the selection of students and teachers, subject to statutory requirements in this regard; adequacy of infrastructure, for example, library, equipment, accommodation for academic activities, etc.; quality of institutional management; National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC) accreditation of ‘B’ grade or above; financial resources provided by the management/state government for the development of the institution; responsiveness of administrative structure and motivation and involvement of faculty in the promotion of innovative reforms etc. 178 more words