Calcutta  /  Published 04.07.20

ICSE formula ready for pending exams

The Council for Indian School Certificate Examinations will assess examinees in the remaining ICSE and ISC papers based on a student’s average marks in the best three papers of the exams held ti...
By Mita Mukherjee in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 04.07.20

ICSE lightens syllabus, but is it enough?

The ICSE council on Friday announced a curtailed syllabus for Classes IX to XII for academic year 2020-21, but students complained the reduction was insignificant because for the past three months the...
By Jhinuk Mazumdar and Mita Mukherjee in Calcutta

Jharkhand  /  Published 02.07.20

Delhi-NCR XLRI initiates admission process

The second campus of the Xavier Labour Relations Institute (XLRI) began its admission process for the first batch of its Delhi-NCR campus in Jhajjar, Haryana, for the academic session 2020-2022. ...
By Antara Bose in Jamshedpur

Calcutta  /  Published 01.07.20

Fee relief on 3 heads at CNI schools

The Church of North India on Wednesday announced a 25 per cent waiver of fees on certain heads in its schools from April to September and said parents who found it difficult even after the discount wo...
By Jhinuk Mazumdar and Mita Mukherjee in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 01.07.20

CISCE clarifies test schedule

The Council for Indian School Certificate Examinations (CISCE) on Tuesday clarified that it could conduct tests to enable students to improve their scores in the cancelled ICSE and ISC papers “o...
By Mita Mukherjee in Calcutta

India  /  Published 01.07.20

Fee waiver plea in apex court

A group of parents from different parts of the country have together filed a petition in the Supreme Court seeking a waiver of schools fees during the pandemic and keeping on hold online education for...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi

India  /  Published 30.06.20

Sacked teachers to get back jobs

The Sikkim government on Tuesday said it would reappoint the “discharged” 124 ad hoc Sankskrit school teachers from August under different pay slabs. While those with BEd degrees would be...
By Rajeev Ravidas in Gangtok

Calcutta  /  Published 30.06.20

Teachers in schools to take online classes

Several schools have opened their campuses to help teachers hold online classes from schools. Teachers have the option of using the school infrastructure —Wi-Fi-enabled classrooms, white boards...
By Jhinuk Mazumdar in Calcutta

People  /  Published 27.06.20

Neil O'Brien: A son's heartfelt tribute

It was on this day four years ago that my father, Neil O’Brien, left for the Big Library in the Sky. As a man always surrounded by books – as an author, a publisher, an educationist, an un...
By Derek O’Brien in Calcutta

Jharkhand  /  Published 27.06.20

School on wheels: A big hit in Ghatshila

When the Covid-9 pandemic hindered regular classes at Sri Sri Vidya Mandir School, the authorities knew it was time to set some wheels rolling. The CBSE-affiliated institute at Kashida in Ghatshila, ...
By Pinaki Majumdar in Jamshedpur


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