CBSE schools to undergo mandatory accreditation from September

Come September and all CBSE schools will have to undergo mandatory accreditation. And going by the results of the pilot run conducted by the Board, the process is not going to be a cakewalk. Just one of the 42 schools assessed in February-March managed to pass the review. CBSE has shortlisted 12 agencies for the next round of … Read moreCBSE schools to undergo mandatory accreditation from September

DU plans new 4-yr maths-IT degree to push innovation

Taking college education beyond classrooms and textbooks, Delhi University is planning a four-year course that will focus on innovation and hands-on learning through industry-based projects. The proposed degree programme in mathematics and information and communication technology (ICT) will be interdisciplinary as well. “The four-year programme will encourage students to take up innovations in diverse areas. … Read moreDU plans new 4-yr maths-IT degree to push innovation

NCTE should be Facilitative, Developmental, Mentoring Organisation : Kapil Sibal

HRD minister Kapil Sibal today stressed the need for improving service condition of teachers to attract best minds into the profession and ensure quality education to students, as he also sought to expand the role and scope of National Council for Teachers Education (NCTE). “Shortage of quality faculty is a big problem today. We have … Read moreNCTE should be Facilitative, Developmental, Mentoring Organisation : Kapil Sibal

National Centre for e-content Development at DU

DELHI University has submitted a Rs 105-crore proposal to the government to set up a National Centre to generate econtent. The proposal is to convert DU’s existing Institute of Life Long Learning (ILLL) into a national centre that will be responsible for generating e-content for the recently launched National Mission in Education through ICT. “ILLL … Read moreNational Centre for e-content Development at DU