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Teachers Day: AICTE to train teachers to make them tech-savvy

Teachers Day: AICTE to train teachers to make them tech-savvy

75 resource centres have been set up to train around 6 lakh teachers The () will start a training programme for the teachers to make them tech-savvy and understand the concept of blend learning. Blend learning is an education programme (formal or non-formal) that combines online digital media with traditional classroom methods. Manpreet Singh Manna, Director (PMSSS & SWAYAM), said, […]

This Indian-origin academician developed world‘s first e-waste factory that converts trash into valuables

This Indian-origin academician developed world‘s first e-waste factory that converts trash into valuables

Indian-origin professor in Australia develops world‘s first e-waste factory that converts trash into valuable materials Scrapped e-waste which often lands next to river beds in India polluting both the land and water bodies, can be used as raw material to create daily use products, thanks to the new technology created by Indian-origin academician Veena Sahajwalla. The e-waste micro-factories claim to […]

Teachers Day: Directors of top IITs get nostalgic about their college days

Teachers Day: Directors of top IITs get nostalgic about their college days

A couple of decades ago, many engineering students studying at various IITs had no inkling that one day they will go on to head the same institutes, in which they once studied. Several IIT directors who did their bachelor‘s and master‘s are aware of both the sides of IITs. In the 70s, they were just nationally acknowledged undergraduate institute and […]

Teachers Day: Can we truly empower our youth without empowering our teachers?

Teachers Day: Can we truly empower our youth without empowering our teachers?

By Smriti Jain “The status of the teacher reflects the socio-cultural ethos of a society; it is said that no people can rise above the level of its teachers.” The National Policy on Education, 1986 Can we truly empower our youth without empowering our teachers? Nations are built in classrooms. However, even after seventy plus years of independence, our classrooms […]

UGC lowers cut off for PhD enrolment

UGC lowers cut off for PhD enrolment

The University Grants Commission has made some regulations to amend to (Minimum Standards and Procedure for Awards of MPhil/PhD Degree) Regulations 2016. The new regulation stated that a relaxation of 5% of marks (from 50% to 45%) will be given to candidates belonging to Scheduled Castes, Scheduled Tribes and Other Backward Classes/differently-abled category in the entrance examination conducted by the […]

Teachers’ Day: What is the significance of Teachers’ Day in India

Teachers’ Day: What is the significance of Teachers’ Day in India

NEW DELHI: Teacher‘s Day is celebrated on September 5 every year throughout India in memory of on his birthday. On the birth anniversary of Sarvapalli Radhakrishnan, the governemnt of India give away the prizes to the students who are doing good in the field of education. ALSO READ: Teachers’ Day is celebrated on September 5 every year since 1962 to […]

IBPS PO 2018 online application last date today, check exam dates here

IBPS PO 2018 online application last date today, check exam dates here

NEW DELHI: The Institute of Banking Personnel Selection (IBPS) will be conducting the Probationary Officer recruitment examination in the month of October 2018. The online application form for the will be closed today, i.e., September 4 2018. The candidates who wish to apply for the Recruitment examination October 2018, are advised to visit the official website of the IBPS and […]