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Bengaluru: School principal hacked to death in front of students

A school principal was hacked to death Sunday by a six-member gang in front of 20 students, for whom he was holding a special class, police said.

Oct 15, 2018, 07:26 AM IST

Man found dead inside school in Delhi

A 45-year-old man who worked as a night watchman at a school in Seempauri area here was found dead today, police said.

Mar 04, 2018, 17:15 PM IST

Suspect cornered in classroom after shooting in US

A suspect, believed to be a teacher, was taken into custody on Wednesday after police responded to a report of shooting at a high school in Dalton, US state of Georgia.

Mar 01, 2018, 09:47 AM IST

In surprise visit, goats not students seen occupying classrooms in Manipur school

Manipur Education Minister T. Radheshyam on Saturday said during a surprise visit, he found goats occupying two empty classrooms of a school in Khelakhong of the state, as there were no students, though the school authorities had claimed a "comfortable number of students".

Feb 18, 2018, 09:52 AM IST

US school teacher calls cops after six-year-old boy says 'Allah' in classroom

The family has been subjected to a probe by the police and social services.

Dec 05, 2017, 22:33 PM IST

Delhi govt will have to pay relief to student locked behind in classroom: NHRC

Delhi government will have to pay monetary relief to a class VI student who was left locked behind inside his school here due to negligence by a teacher, the National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) has reiterated in an order.

Sep 17, 2015, 17:16 PM IST

Here's how texting, tweeting in classroom impact your learning

 A new study has evaluated how different types of messaging impact student retention of classroom material.

Jun 07, 2015, 16:07 PM IST

Is being cooped up in school cause of Myopia 'epidemic'?

Myopia, or short-sightedness, has assumed 'epidemic' proportions in the last 30 years, with some countries reporting prevalence of 80-90 percent - and the reason could simply be lack of adequate light in classrooms.

Mar 25, 2015, 12:58 PM IST

US teacher hangs herself in classroom, students find body

In a tragic incident, a teacher in the US hanged herself in a classroom, leaving students to make the disturbing discovery when they arrived for their first period.

Mar 03, 2015, 15:28 PM IST

Harvard under fire for secret classroom photos

Faculty and students are criticising Harvard University for secretly photographing about 2,000 students in 10 lecture halls last spring as part of a study on classroom attendance.

Nov 06, 2014, 22:03 PM IST

How video games can help fix curriculum

Going to classroom to learn student response for curriculum implementation can soon become things of the past as a US researcher has figured out an easier way - and it could include playing video games.

Sep 19, 2014, 12:15 PM IST

Unidentified youth kills school teacher inside classroom

A school teacher was shot dead by an unidentified youth inside a classroom during a teachers` training programme here this afternoon, police said.

Jul 10, 2014, 21:04 PM IST

Shun internet in classroom to score better

Control your web-surfing urge while studying as using smartphones or iPads in the classroom for non-academic purposes may academically harm even the smartest kid.

Jun 18, 2014, 12:13 PM IST

Teachers to converge in Delhi to discuss classroom teaching

In the backdrop of several
reforms initiated in classroom teaching, teachers from across
the country will converge here at a to would discuss and
debate the personal and professional challenges in classrooms.

Oct 24, 2010, 19:44 PM IST