Education

Indian students get cracking at coding early in life

Gone are the days when students in small towns planned to pursue traditional courses like calligraphy art or swimming during their annual summer breaks. These course are now increasingly being replaced by the likes of cybersecurity, professional gaming and different computer languages. While some of them are learning these courses to quench curiosity, others have […]

Education

Rajasthan government to ban online games?

(HT File) The Rajasthan government has formed a committee to analyse if any mobile online games should be banned in the state as two students died as a result of obsessively playing the games. Speaking to IANS, state Education Minister Govind Singh Dotasara said, “The state government has taken notice of these incidents where two young […]

Education

Play schools yet to be regulated amid pending registration process

Representative photo In March this year, Takyar had filed an RTI application seeking information about the number of playschools in the district and was informed by the district programme office that not a single playschool in the district was registered. Following the RTI response, he filed a complaint on March 27 at the CM window […]

Education

Homemakers hone government school kids’ English skills

Homemakers being trained by ELT master trainer(HT) Government run schools in west UP are using untapped manpower like homemakers, ex-professionals and others as teachers to help student learn English language. Gautam Budh Nagar basic education department is roping in ex-professionals and homemakers as complimentary resources for the government -un Parishadiya basic schools. “To make it […]