UP Block Education Officer orders government school teachers to ‘prepare’ brides for mass wedding

Government school teachers in Uttar Pradesh Minister Satish Dwiwedi’s constituency were asked to prepare the brides for a mass wedding organised on Tuesday. Often teachers working in government-run schools are assigned duties other than teaching children. However, this time it has turned rather bizarre as some of these women who […]

‘Ensure Classes Are Held Regularly’, Partha Chatterjee Tells Teachers’ Body

West Bengal Education Minister Partha Chatterjee (file) Kolkata: West Bengal Education Minister Partha Chatterjee on Sunday asked the members of Trinamool Congress-controlled primary teachers’ association to ensure regular classes in schools. “I have urged the members of our association to see to it that teachers regularly take classes and students also […]

Board exams evaluation errors: CBSE orders action against 130 teachers

Facing flak over evaluation errors in answer scripts of class 10 and 12 board exams, the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) has initiated action against 130 teachers in the country. Similar action is likely to be ordered by more regional offices against schools, teachers or coordinators where evaluation errors […]

Good news! Bill to make 15,000 guest teachers permanent passed by Delhi Assembly

After a long wait, the Delhi Assembly has passed a bill to make about 15,000 guest teachers working in the schools of the Directorate of Education (DoE) permanent. Bill introduced by Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia: “Regularisation of services of guest teachers and teachers engaged under the ‘Sarva Shiksha Abhiyan’ […]