Tag: Odisha School

School summer vacation: Minister Samir Dash clears air on advancing holiday
School summer vacation: Minister Samir Dash clears air on advancing holiday

The minister said several objections have surfaced over fixing of summer vacation in June instead of May. 

New academic session from May 1; Odisha likely to restore single exam format
New academic session from May 1; Odisha likely to restore single exam format

Summer vacation will begin on June 6 and continue till June 16. The schools will reopen after the vacation on June 17.

Teacher Recruitment Soon
Additional 7400 School Teachers To Be Recruited By Odisha Govt Soon, Says Minister

Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik recently handed over appointment letters to 6131 teachers in one batch, as part of state’s school transformation programme.

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New Matric Assessment!
Odisha Matric Exam: Teacher Training On New Assessment Scheme Begins

After the Board of Secondary Education (BSE) in Odisha faced several issues pertaining to the evaluation of the students of Class 9 and 10 during the pandemic, the board decided to implement a new assessment methodology.

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High School Students In Odisha Can Now Get Certificates Online
High School Students In Odisha Can Now Get Certificates Online

Bhubaneswar: High School students in Odisha will now don’t have to run to Board of Secondary Education (BSE) office to get their documents as they can now apply for all the certificates online. As part of the ongoing reforms to improve the quality of education in government-aided schools and higher secondary schools in the State, […]

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Odisha To Launch “Radio Pathashala” For Class-1 To 8 Students

Bhubaneswar: In a welcome development, Odisha School Education Programme Authority (OSEPA) is all set to introduce “Radio Pathashala,” a radio-based learning platform for class-1 to 8 students. The programme will be aired from September 28, 2020 on All India Radio (AIR). State Project Director, Bhupender S Punia issued a letter in this regard to all […]

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Odisha School Syllabus For Class 1-12 Slashed By 30% For 2020-21

Bhubaneswar: After weeks of speculations, the Odisha government on Wednesday finally reduced the syllabus of Class 1 to 12 students for 2020-21 academic session by 30 per cent. The development comes after the Central Board of Secondary Education syllabus for classes 9 to 12 was reduced by 30% this year due to the disruption caused […]

No Odisha Schools To Face Closure, Admissions In All From June 8: Minister

Bhubaneswar: The Odisha government has put on hold its plan to close down schools having enrolment of less than 20 students and asked the authorities to begin admission process for the next academic year from June 8. Admission process for primary and secondary classes will be carried out in all schools across the State from […]

Drunk Headmaster Of Odisha School Suspended

Kendrapara: The headmaster of a government-run upper primary school in the district was suspended on Tuesday after he allegedly came to the school in an inebriated state and abused some students, officials said. Rabi Narayan Mishra, the headmaster of the Kiajori Upper Primary School in Sanabadagopalpur gram panchayat in Rajnagar block, had come to the […]

New Odisha! Question Papers Fall Short Of Requirement In Puri School

Puri: Kicking off the uniform exam system across Odisha for students from Class 1 to Class 8, the Mass Education department had directed all district programme coordinators to ensure that all students attend half-yearly and annual examinations in schools. The significant move which saw implementation from today, has however, posted gross mismanagement in the department. […]

Odisha To Introduce Online Attendance In Schools For Students, Teachers

Bhubaneswar: School And Mass Education Minister of Odisha, Samir Ranjan Dash presided over a review meeting of his department where several important initiatives were discussed, including introduction of online attendance system. As per reports, a host of proposals were brainstormed upon to make school education in Odisha more accessible and the department more transparent. The […]

Odisha School Students Unable To Identify Computer Monitor, Keyboard

Rayagada: Revealing a state of affairs which would put the education system in Odisha to shame, students of some government schools, among whom some will be appearing for the matric examinations this year, are not even aware of basic general knowledge. During a visit of Minister Jyoti Prakash Panigrahi to an ashram school in Bhakurguda […]

Principal, Teacher Of Odisha School Held After Student's Death

Bhawanipatna: The headmaster and a teacher of a government-run residential school in Kalahandi district have been arrested for alleged negligence that led to the death of an ailing 10-year-old hostel inmate, police said. The two have been booked under different sections of the Indian Penal Code (IPC) and the Juvenile Justice Act, 2015, they said […]

Odisha introduces ‘smart books’ for school students

Cuttack: For the first time, the Board of Secondary Education (BSE) has introduced Quick Response (QR) codes on textbooks for class IX and X students in Odisha. The QR codes will help the students to read the content on their mobile phones. The digital technology will help them to understand chapters much easily as it […]

Odisha To Establish 3 Eklavya Schools In Sambalpur
Odisha Govt asks teachers to incorporate TLMs in classes

Berhampur: Classrooms in schools in Odisha’s Ganjam district would soon turn into “speaking classes” with the government seeking wider use of teaching aids. Ganjam district Collector Vijay Amruta Kulange has instructed all headmasters and headmistresses of the schools to incorporate teaching-learning materials (TLMs) in the lessons as much as possible. “Any teacher found teaching without […]