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What Separates Good Teachers From Great Teachers

Teaching is something that all of us do in our daily lives, some work in teaching, others train people, those who have children teach on a daily basis and there are always situations where we need to introduce people to new knowledge. Being a good teacher is not something that everyone can do and being a great teacher is something ... Read More »

Consider Duke University for your post-secondary education needs

Considering your options for college yet? If not, now is the time, as there is much to consider when it comes to picking a place to study after high school. JD Dukes made Duke his alma mater, and we think that you’ll agree that he made the right choice within the first few days of your arrival here. Don’t believe ... Read More »

No-fail policy puts NDA govt in a bind

The no-fail policy entails that no children in the 6-14 age group can be held back in any class up to Class VIII. Photo: Abhijit Bhatlekar/Mint New Delhi: The Union government is in a fix over whether to go ahead and scrap the no-fail policy in schools after at least six states, most of them ruled by the Bharatiya Janata ... Read More »

Government to set up a depository to digitize education records

National academic depository (NAD)will be in place in next three months and would be extended to the entire country by the next academic year beginning June 2017. New Delhi: The Union cabinet on Thursday approved the setting up of national academic depository (NAD) to digitize all education records from school onward. The move, announced in the Union budget, will enable ... Read More »

5 things to know about BITS

BITS or Birla Institute of Technology and Science is the one of the most important institute when it comes to the field of tech and science. The University focuses on providing professional education in the streams of engineering, technology, medical education and pharmacy. The main purpose of BITSis to serve the cause of higher studies by training young men and ... Read More »

Maharashtra Students Filed Petition

Reportedly for admission to MBBS courses candidates from across the country will have to appear for the NEET and will have to get a minimum of 50 percentile. Students of Maharashtra state have challenged the decision of the central government and the Medical Council of India (MCI) to conduct a single entrance examination, they have also challenged the NEET syllabus. ... Read More »

Amity Buys 170-Acre US Campus For $22 Million, Looks At 2 More

Amity plans to open its first US branch in June 2017. (File Photo) BROOKLINE, MASS.:  One of India’s largest colleges is expanding into the U.S. with the purchase of one campus in New York and a proposal to buy two more, drawing opposition from state officials in Massachusetts about the quality of the education it will offer. Dozens of U.S. ... Read More »

For Kenya’s Child Brides, School Offers A Break From Tradition

For Kenya’s Child Brides, School Offers A Break From Tradition Halima (right) who was was married at the age of 13 to a man 12 years her senior (AFP) WAJIR, KENYA: Halima’s future at 13 was foretold: a pastoralist’s daughter, she was married to a man 12 years her senior. Next would surely come the first of many pregnancies, and ... Read More »

Second Parent-Teacher Meeting Successful, Helps Parents Understand Children, Says Manish Sisodia

Second Parent-Teacher Meeting Successful, Helps Parents Understand Children, Says Manish Sisodia “PTM has become a medium to establish communication between teacher, parents,” said Manish Sisodia. NEW DELHI: Delhi Education Minister Manish Sisodia on Saturday declared the second mega parent-teacher meeting (PTM) in the government-run schools as successful and said the meeting helps parents to understand the quality of their children. ... Read More »

AP EAMCET: Eligibility and Application Process

Introduction to Andhra Pradesh EAMCET Exam An Entrance Examination that was conducted state wise for Engineering, Agriculture and Medical courses in Andhra Pradesh state is called as the AP EAMCET. This exam is conducted for getting seats for undergraduate programmes in various Government and Private Institutions of Andhra Pradesh. This entrance exam was conducted yearly once. Usually, this exam was ... Read More »