IGNOU Starts Diploma in Education Management, School Administration and Leadership

Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU) launched two new post-graduate courses for school administrators and teachers. These the two courses are – Post Graduate Diploma in Education Management and Administration (PGDEMA) and Post Graduate Diploma in School Leadership and Management (PGDSLM). “The PGDEMA aims at improving the individual performances of teachers as educational managers and … Read moreIGNOU Starts Diploma in Education Management, School Administration and Leadership

SSA Recruiting 2437 Teachers in Delhi Government Schools

  Note : SSA has withdrawn these vacancies on March 6, 2011 via circular No. DE-29(1)/89/UEE/29213 dated 1/3/11     Engagement of 2437 Primary/Assistant Teachers  on  Contract  Basis in the schools of Dte. of Education, MCD, NDMC & Delhi Cantonment Board under Sarva Shiksha Abhiyan, Delhi. Applications are invited for engagement of 2437 Primary/Assistant Teachers … Read moreSSA Recruiting 2437 Teachers in Delhi Government Schools

AIEEE 2011 Exam Date Changed

The 10th  All India Engineering/Architecture Entrance Examination (offline/pen & paper), 2011 to be conducted by Central Board of Secondary Education has been rescheduled from 24.04.2011 to 01.05.2011 (Sunday) due to Easter festival. The date of examination was mentioned as 24.04.2011 in Information Bulletins. CBSE has directed all the centers to put a notice on their … Read moreAIEEE 2011 Exam Date Changed

No Common Engineering and Medical Entrance Examination in 2011

Students expecting a common engineering and medical entrance examination from 2011 will have to take these tests separately. The Ministry of Human Resource Development has decided to allow the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) to hold the All India Engineering Entrance Examination (AIEEE) and the All India Pre-Medical Test (AIPMT) separately next year. The … Read moreNo Common Engineering and Medical Entrance Examination in 2011

Committee to Alter Multiple Entrance Exams

It’s the same story every year. Thousands of students sit for the engineering entrance exams, hoping to make it to one of the half a dozen IITs, NITs or the state engineering institutes. The AIEEE conducted by the CBSE selects candidates for admission to the Engineering Bachelor’s degree course in different engineering colleges across the … Read moreCommittee to Alter Multiple Entrance Exams

Create Medical Care Facilities and Systems in CBSE Schools

In a student-friendly move, the Central Board of Secondary Education ( CBSE) has advised all its affiliated schools to have a tie up with a neighbouring hospital. The circular dated October 18, 2010 and signed by chairman Vineet Joshi states: “There is a need to create medical care facilities and systems in schools and also … Read moreCreate Medical Care Facilities and Systems in CBSE Schools

Accreditation of CBSE Schools by Independent Bodies

Independent bodies will now accredit the 11,000-odd schools affiliated to the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE), on a seven-point assessment chart. The school board has invited ‘Expressions of Interest’ from educational institutions and trusts, NGOs and companies working in the field of education “to undertake the institutional evaluation”. The Board hopes the exercise will … Read moreAccreditation of CBSE Schools by Independent Bodies

Mandarin in CBSE Schools from Next Session

Chinese puzzles, role plays and poems in Mandarin are set to enter Indian classrooms starting April. The Central Board of Secondary Education has unveiled details of its plan to introduce Mandarin as a language in class VI, two months after the plan was first publicly announced by HRD minister Kapil Sibal during a visit to … Read moreMandarin in CBSE Schools from Next Session

IIT student gets 70L job offer from Facebook

Facebook on Friday recruited one of its addicts from India. The website, which recently logged its 500 millionth active citizen, made an offer of about Rs 70 lakh for a posting in the United States, which has created a buzz on all IIT campuses where annual placements are on. In the last three days, no … Read moreIIT student gets 70L job offer from Facebook

Quota for Poor Students Under RTE to Increase

The class composition is set to change in unaided private schools with the implementation of right to education from the new session. Reserving 25% seats for students from the economically weaker section will make sure a classroom has students from diverse social backgrounds. Schools, however, are apprehensive that if the government doesn’t sponsor the tuition … Read moreQuota for Poor Students Under RTE to Increase