TN govt to give free laptops to students this week

The ambitious free laptop scheme of the Tamil Nadu government, under which 68 lakh laptops are to be distributed to government-aided higher secondary school and college students, is all set to roll this week. Under the scheme, a poll promise of Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa that will be launched on September 15, the … Read moreTN govt to give free laptops to students this week

CBSE cites TN order for relief to its students Maharashtra

The Central Board of Secondary Education has requested the state government to allow its students who have opted for school-based assessment to join junior colleges. In a letter to the government and to CBSE schools, the board has cited an order passed in Tamil Nadu in favour of such students. But in TN, schools are … Read moreCBSE cites TN order for relief to its students Maharashtra

SC appoints panel to look into new TN syllabus

A Supreme Court appointed expert panel will decide in three weeks whether Tamil Nadu’s uniform school education syllabus should include former chief minister M Karunanidhi’s eulogy or poems penned by his daughter Kanimozhi. However, there would be no reverting back to the old streams of education and the new uniform syllabus implemented for class I … Read moreSC appoints panel to look into new TN syllabus