Edu Dept finds more than half Valley schools ineligible for proposed upgrade

Edu Dept finds more than half Valley schools ineligible for proposed upgrade

IRSHAD KHAN SRINAGAR: With most schools failing to meet the feasibility criteria set by the School Education Department, less than half the proposed schools in Kashmir have been considered for upgradation, officials said. To make the excluded schools in the Valley ‘eligible’ for upgradation, the department, officials said, will “review” the feasibility criteria. The government […]

Students of 5th, 6th semester demand re-exam of Math paper

Students of 5th, 6th semester demand re-exam of Math paper

ARIF RASHID SRINAGAR: The under graduate students of 5th semester and 6th semester from Amar Singh college are demanding the re- examination of mathematics paper which was held on 11th July yesterday. Students were aghast over the math paper pattern as they felt the allotted time of one and a half hour was very less […]

Difficult Textbooks Cannot be a Surrogate for Quality Education

Difficult Textbooks Cannot be a Surrogate for Quality Education

MUKHTAR AHMAD FAROOQI Text books are considered as an indispensable part of any formal or informal process of education but they are not the sole source of knowledge, especially keeping in view the other type of learning materials available these days. According to Webster International “A textbook is book used in the study of subject […]

70% schools without compound walls in Budgam

70% schools without compound walls in Budgam

IRSHAD KHAN Budgam: Some vital electronic equipment worth thousands of rupees was stolen a couple of weeks back from the two-storey building of the Boys Middle School Budgam touching the main road and barely a few hundred metres away from the Chief Education Officer’s office of the district, a school teacher complained. The school is […]

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