According to the UNESCO 2021 State of the Education Report for India: No Teachers, No Class, Odisha has 68,717 government schools that require 28,816 more teachers.
Bhadrak: Severe shortage of teachers has affected education at Giridhari Panda Uccha Vidyapeeth Secondary School (GPUVSS), the oldest high school located in Bhandaripokhari block of Bhadrak district. According to sources, there are only four teachers in the school to teach over 450 students from Class 6 to Class 10. The posts of sports teacher and […]
Bhubaneswar: Even after 72 years of country’s Independence, a government primary school right in the Capital city has been grappling with acute vacancy of teachers. A total of 62 students (Class I to V) are currently studying at the pre-Independence era Basantpur Government Primary School in the outskirts of Bhubaneswar. Ironically, the students are still […]