JK govt seeks funds to reconstruct burnt down schools

JK govt seeks funds to reconstruct burnt down schools

SRINAGAR: The J&K government has sought funds from the Government of India (GoI) to reconstruct school buildings which were burnt down in 2016. Speaking to Kashmir Reader, Commissioner Secretary School Education, Farooq Ahmad Shah, said, “We have forwarded a detailed project report (DPR) to HRD ministry (GoI) for funds to reconstruct the buildings which were […]

100 ‘open-sky’ schools in Jammu to get buildings

100 ‘open-sky’ schools in Jammu to get buildings

Jammu: Nearly 100 open-sky schools in Jammu district, which often face closure due to bad weather, will get buildings by the end of 2017. The project has been taken up under the Jammu and Kashmir Government’s ‘TAMIER’ project, an official said on Sunday. Sub-divisional magistrates have been assigned the job of supervising the construction of […]

Complete registration of untrained teachers by Sept 15: Official

Complete registration of untrained teachers by Sept 15: Official

SRINAGAR: Secretary School Education, Farooq Ahmad Shah Saturday directed officials to complete the registration process of untrained teachers by 15 September 2017. Farooq Shah said this while chairing a meeting to discuss the training of untrained teachers in BEd/ Diploma in Elementary Education in both Government as well as in private schools. During the meeting, […]

Three classrooms for 95 students in government school at Baramulla

Three classrooms for 95 students in government school at Baramulla

Baramulla: While the education department is often heard making claims of the quality education in government schools, most of the institutions on ground exhibit contradictions in these claims. A case in point is the Government Middle School, Janbazpora, situated only two kilometres from district headquarters of Baramulla. The school is providing just three classrooms for […]

Funeral prayers at IUST for student-turned-militant

Funeral prayers at IUST for student-turned-militant

Srinagar: A funeral prayer in absentia was held on Thursday at the Islamic University of Science and Technology (IUST) in Awantipora, for former engineering student turned militant, Irfan Sheikh. Sources in the university told Kashmir Reader that hundreds of students attended the funeral prayers, following which they held protests within the university campus. “The students […]

Handwara students protest dearth of transport

Handwara students protest dearth of transport

HandwaRA: Students from Nowgam area of Handwara staged a protest against non-availability of adequate transport for students from the area studying in different schools in the town. Shouting slogans against the state government and transport authorities they alleged that there was only one public bus for all the commuters from the area in the morning. […]

Employees, teachers resent shifting CEO office to Bemina

Employees, teachers resent shifting CEO office to Bemina

Srinagar: Employees of the Chief Education Office (CEO) Srinagar and teachers are resenting the government move to shift the office from the premises of Directorate of School Education Kashmir. As per government order no, 446-Edu of 2017 dated 18-07-2017, the Chief Education Office has been directed to be shifted to Pardasi House Bemina, to “ensure […]

Police issues advisory to schools in Jammu

Police issues advisory to schools in Jammu

Jammu: The Jammu and Kashmir Police on Monday issued an advisory to schools in Jammu region, asking them to ensure foolproof security and prevent entry of strangers on their premises on the Independence Day. The police have also asked authorities to advise students about “necessary precautions”, amid heightened threat perception of terror attack in the […]

Teacher Student Dynamic: Let’s Hold On To Our Responsibilities

Teacher Student Dynamic: Let’s Hold On To Our Responsibilities

By Zeeshan Rasool Khan The future of nation is dependent upon the teacher. There is no doubt that teacher holds significant place and has a vital role in society. The teacher plays an extraordinary part in lives of children during the formative years of development; importance of teacher is something that cannot be understated. It […]

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