Bhubaneswar: The Odisha School and Mass Education Department on Monday notified the new dates for admission to Elementary and Secondary schools. As per the notification, the admission will commence from…
Bolangir: Despite stringent laws in place to make schools corporal punishment-free, incidents to the contrary continue to rise in Odisha. In one such incident, some class 1 students of Jalpali primary school in Patnagarh area of Bolangir were allegedly thrashed for not drawing a picture properly. The shocking part is that they were thrashed inside […]
Bhubaneswar: Though Odisha has effectively brought down the school drop-out rate in primary and upper Primary to around 6 per cent and 7 per cent, respectively, in 2018-19 from a high of 38 per cent and 56 per cent in 2002-03, respectively, the drop-out rate of girls, it is still in double digits in the […]
Mayurbhanj: From mid-day meals to free books and uniforms, the State Government is doing it all to boost primary education in Odisha. But such schemes fail to reach the beneficiaries due to callousness on part of officials on the field. The Siripur Primary School in Udala area of Mayurbhanj district is the glaring example of […]
Lucknow: The Uttar Pradesh government is considering changes to the primary school syllabus and increasing the number of teachers to improve the quality of education at the elementary level. UP’s Basic Education Minister Anupama Jaiswal said the Yogi Adityanath government was committed to improving the quality of education in government primary schools. She hoped primary […]
Bhubaneswar: With the objective of increasing the enrolment figures in primary schools and ensure education to boys and girls aged between six and 14 years, Odisha’s School and Mass Education department today launched the ‘Prabesh Dibas’ and ‘Purnna Upasthana Dibas’ in schools across the State. Students were welcomed by teachers in the schools with flower […]
Koraput: A total of 11,320 students of 154 primary and upper primary schools in Koraput district will be provided mid-day meals from a centralised kitchen, officials said. Preparing mid-day meal at a high-tech centralised kitchen will not only ensure hygienic food but also reduce the burden on teachers who had to monitor the meal, they […]
Bhubaneswar: The School and Mass Education department is mulling introduction of board examinations in Class V and VII.