Teachers gherao MLAs' quarters in Odisha, demand GIA

On the 11th day of their agitation, non-regular school teachers on Thursday gheraoed houses of MLAs and prevented them from going to the Assembly.

PM Modi's 15 Aug speech: What he promised and what he delivered in education

After an year that PM Modi delivered speech and made promises on Independence day, is there any significant improvement in our education sector? Watch this report.

Three dozen teachers detained during protest in Srinagar

Over three dozen government teachers were on Wednesday detained here as police used force to scuttle their protest march against Jammu and Kashmir government's decision to conduct a screening test for in-service teachers.

When teachers of Patna became victims of lathi charge

Protesting teachers in Bihar were at the receiving end of a lathi charge by the police in order to put a stop to the protest. The protest was regarding regular wages and included female teachers as well.

Karnataka teachers freed by ISIS are safe, to return soon

Two teachers from Karnataka who were released from alleged captivity of Islamic State terror group (ISIS) in Libya on Saturday said they are safe and would return to India very soon.

In Mamata's Bengal, teachers rendered 'punching bags'

In Mamata Banerjee's West Bengal, teachers are steadily turning out to be 'punching bags', with many calling the frequent attacks on them a reflection of the growing lawlessness in the state.

Prashant Bhushan sends legal notice to Manish Sisodia over recruitment of contractual teachers

Supreme Court lawyer and former AAP member Prashant Bhushan has sent a legal notice to Delhi Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia over the government's alleged "backdoor" regularisation of contractual teachers.

More than 200 protesting teachers arrested in Iran: Activists

More than 200 teachers have been arrested during a protest outside the parliament in Tehran demanding the release of their colleagues from jail, an activist group said.

CPI-M lambasts govt for delay in filling vacant teachers posts

CPI(M) on Monday demanded that steps be taken on a war footing to fill vacancies in teachers posts in various government schools in the Union Territory.

English teachers in Punjab flunk English test

English school teachers in Punjab have flunked the English language test.

Group of experts formed to improve language skills of English teachers in Punjab

 Expressing concern over poor language skills of English teachers of government schools, Punjab Education Minister Daljit Singh Cheema on Thursday constituted a core group of experts to work out a long-term strategy to improve their English.

Two teachers suspended in UP after found missing on election duty

A headmaster and teacher of two different government schools were suspended for allegedly not attending panchayat election duty here, official said on Friday.

Afghan teachers strike, schools close over pay demands

Teachers in the Afghan capital are on strike in support of demands for higher pay and improved conditions.

Teaching may come with a headache!

Teachers suffer psychosomatic disorders such as exhaustion, fatigue, and headaches more frequently than other occupational groups, Germany-based research has found.

Compensation win for Japanese teachers forced to sing anthem

A Japanese court has awarded millions of dollars in compensation to a group of teachers who were punished for refusing to sing the country`s anthem, the group said Tuesday as it condemned nationalism in education.

WB approves $250 mn for primary school teachers in Bihar

The World Bank will offer a credit of USD 250 million to Bihar government over the next five years as part of a programme to help improve effectiveness of elementary school teachers in the state by making them more qualified, accountable and responsive.

Patna HC orders probe over teachers with fake degrees

Patna, May 18 (IANS) The Patna High Court on Monday directed the director of Bihar vigilance department to probe the recruitment of nearly 40,000 government teachers who allegedly used fake degree certificates to get the jobs, a lawyer said.