Tamil Nadu CM writes to PM seeking more UDAAN centres for state

 Voicing concern at the less number of contact class centres under CBSE's "UDAAN" scheme in the state, Tamil Nadu government urged Prime Minister Narendra Modi to increase the number of centres as the region has a substantial girl student population in the science stream.

Mount Litera Zee School Begusarai student wins CBSE Sanitation Award
Mount Litera Zee School Begusarai student wins CBSE Sanitation Award

Aman Kumar, a student of Mount Litera Zee School, Begusarai, Bihar was selected as one of the winners of the CBSE Expression Series on Mahatma Gandhi and Sanitation held from 1st to 13th October 2014.

Tamil Nadu seeks more centres under Udaan scheme

Tamil Nadu Chief Minister O. Panneerselvam Wednesday urged Prime Minister Narendra Modi to increase the number of contact class centres in the state for girl students under the Udaan scheme.

Tamil Nadu CM writes to PM on 'design flaws' in CBSE's UDAAN scheme

Expressing displeasure over lack of adequate contact class centres under CBSE's "UDAAN" scheme in the state, Tamil Nadu government Wednesday urged Prime Minister Narendra Modi to "have these design flaws" examined and increase the number of centres.

CBSE urges schools for Mars Orbit Insertion's Live telecast
CBSE urges schools for Mars Orbit Insertion's Live telecast

Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) on Monday wrote to the schools under its umbrella to make arrangements for the live telecast of the Mars Orbit Insertion of the Indian Mars Orbiter Mission (MOM) scheduled for September 24, 2014.  

CBSE postpones Teacher Eligibility Test in flood-hit Kashmir
CBSE postpones Teacher Eligibility Test in flood-hit Kashmir

The CBSE on Tuesday announced the postponement of the Central Teacher Eligibility Test (CTET) in flood-hit Jammu and Kashmir.

Smriti Irani meets VCs, proposes single legislation for central Univs

HRD Minister Smriti Irani on Friday met the vice-chancellors of 39 central universities at Chandigarh and discussed among others a single legislation to govern all central varsities.

DNA: The plight of schools in Naxal-affected villages of Chhattisgarh

Schools in Naxal-affected villages in Chhattisgarh remain non functional due to non availability of teachers and basic amenities.With Teacher's day round the corner, reports like these raise a question mark on the education system in the country.

Listening to Modi's Teachers' Day address voluntary: Smriti Irani

HRD Minister Smriti Irani clarified Monday that listening to Prime Minister Narendra Modi's address to students on Teachers' Day Sep 5 was "completely voluntary".

CBSE conducts survey on ragging

Amid the ongoing discussions about the Scindia School ragging case, the Central Board of Secondary Education has conducted a survey which will include views of both students as well as teachers on the issue.

CBSE evaluation system needs thorough review: Report

The CBSE's Continuous and Comprehensive Evaluation (CCE) system, which entails frequent evaluation of students, needs a "thorough review" in design and appropriateness, as well as in teaching training and implementation, says an impact evaluation report carried out in various government schools in Haryana.

Gwalior school student was ragged: CBSE

The student of a Gwalior school who allegedly attempted suicide was ragged, the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) has established and will issue a showcause notice to the institute. A fact-finding committee of the CBSE regional directorate which visited the school on August 24 has concluded that "the student was ragged", officials in the HRD Ministry said.

India`s CBSE education system spreading wings in Vietnam

India`s Central Board of Secondary Education educational system is making quiet inroads into Vietnam, thanks to the efforts of the Indian diaspora.

CTET September 2014 Admit Cards now available – here`s how to download

The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) on Friday made available on its website the admit cards for Central Teacher Eligibility Test (CTET) to be conducted in the month of September.

Maharashtra education minister writes to 7,600 meritorious students

Letters of appreciation were sent to over 7,600 students in Maharashtra, who came out with flying colours in their Class X and XII board exams, by the state Education Minister Rajendra Darda.

States be impleaded in case for making Yoga compulsory in schools: SC

The Supreme Court on Tuesday agreed to hear a plea for making teaching of Yoga compulsory in schools and asked the petitioner to implead all the state education boards in addition of CBSE and ICSE.

DU rejects CBSE request for review of marks deduction decision

Delhi University has rejected CBSE`s request to review its decision to deduct 2.5 per cent from the aggregate marks of those aspirants of the four-year under graduate course who had opted for Informatics Practices as an elective subject in their class XII exams.

CBSE declares AIPMT 2014 results, over 46,000 candidates qualify

The Central Board of Secondary Education announced the result for All India Pre-Medical & Pre-Dental Test 2014.

DU decision on marks deduction discriminatory: CBSE

CBSE has described as "unfair" and "discriminatory" Delhi University`s decision to deduct 2.5 per cent from the aggregate marks of those aspirants of the four-year under graduate course who had opted for Informatics Practices as an elective subject in their class XII exams.

Arvind Kejriwal`s daughter scores 96 percent in class XII exam

Her residence may have been the centre of a political storm for over a year but that did not deter Harshita, daughter of AAP leader Arvind Kejriwal, who came out with flying colours scoring 96 per cent in her class XII CBSE exam.