Delhi Government To Introduce ‘Happiness Curriculum’ In Its Schools

The entire curriculum will be purely activity-based and no formal examinations NEW DELHI:  Students in Delhi government-run schools will now get lessons on being ‘happy’ with the AAP dispensation planning to introduce a “happiness curriculum” for nursery to class 8 from upcoming academic session. Addressing a gathering at the Excellence in […]

Is sex education in UK schools good enough? Share your thoughts

Leaflets on display at the Brook Clinic in Coleraine in Northern Ireland. Photograph: Paul McErlane for the Guardian View more sharing options Shares 8 Guardian readers Wednesday 15 February 2017 15.37 GMTLast modified on Wednesday 15 February 2017 15.38 GMT The Local Government Association has urged the government to make sex education […]

Private coaching is thriving because people think government schools aren’t good enough

Every year, thousands of young students from all over the country arrive in Kota, a city in Rajasthan, where they camp for a couple of years. Their mission: taking tuitions to clear their final examinations and cracking entrance tests in their bid to earn a coveted engineering or medical seat […]