Only 4 teachers for 2800 children with special needs in Budgam

Only 4 teachers for 2800 children with special needs in Budgam

Budgam: Despite tall claims by the government to impart inclusive education among children with special needs (CWSNs), only four specialised teachers are available in the district to impart education to over 2800 students. With inclusive education being given emphasis in the Right of Children to Free and Compulsory Education Act, 2009, the Sarva Shiksha Abhiyan’s […]

School building gutted in Shopian

Srinagar: A seven room single storey building of government high school gutted late last night in Shopian village. Sources said that the incident happened at Sedow village of south Kashmir district. They added that the old building was completely damaged in the incident, however, the adjacent buildings remained safe due to efforts of locals and […]

Students protest transfer of teachers in Baramulla school

Students protest transfer of teachers in Baramulla school

Baramulla: The students of Government Middle School (GMS) Dangerpora in Narvaw area of Baramulla staged a protest against the transfer of their teachers on Saturday. Scores of students of GMS Dangerpora took to the streets and held a protest after they heard that three of their teachers have been transferred in the last three days. […]

3 rooms for 8 classes at GMS Manzgam

3 rooms for 8 classes at GMS Manzgam

Baramulla: The Government Middle School Manzgam Uri in Boniyar tehsil has three rooms for eight classes comprising of around 100 students. The students of the school said that while they have good teaching staff the paucity of space forces teachers to take classes in the open. Plus students of two three to classes study in […]

HC seeks status report on reconstruction of burned schools

HC seeks status report on reconstruction of burned schools

SRINAGAR: Asking the state government to immediately take steps for the betterment of the education of children, the J&K High Court on Monday granted four weeks time to government to explain its position on release of funds for the reconstruction of burned schools. Additional Advocate General (AAG) B A Dar informed the court that the […]

Schools to re-open today, exams as per schedule

Schools to re-open today, exams as per schedule

Srinagar: Except in south Kashmir, all private and government primary and middle schools will re-open on Saturday, five days later than scheduled, after winter vacations of more than 3 months, officials said today. The schools were to re-open on Monday but the killing of civilians by the army in Shopian a day before made the […]

Kashmiri scholar gets NCRI fellowship in rural studies

JAMMU: A Kashmiri research scholar has been awarded the prestigious fellowship on rural studies awarded for the first time by National Council of Rural Institutes (NCRI), Hyderabad here on Friday. Waseem Hassan Khan, a PhD scholar in the Department of Economic, Central University of Jammu (CUJ) has been awarded the fellowship by NCRI for his […]

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