Only co-educational schools in Kerala from 2023-24: Child rights Commission

The Kerala State Child Rights Commission has directed the State Government to make all schools in the State co-educational beginning from the academic year 2023-24. It said that all schools that are currently exclusively for boys or girls should be converted into co-educational institutions by then. The order came in the context of a petition […]

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CBSE: Home experiments as alternate to lab work for IX,X

The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) has in lieu of lab work, curated a set of alternate experiments which can be easily performed at home using simple, readily available household materials for Classes IX and X for the academic year 2021-22. The circular says that with the school lockdown during the COVID pandemic, the […]

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Kerala: School reopening guidelines released

The Kerala Government has released guidelines called “Back to School” for re-opening of schools in the state from 1st November. The Matrubhumi reports that in the first phase classes will be held for half a day for two weeks. Permission from parents will be mandatory for students to attend physical class. Differently abled students may […]

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CBSE objects to demand for refund of exam fee; SC asks boards to directs schools to disclose students whose marks were moderated

During the hearing of a petition filed by the Association of Private Schools of Uttar Pradesh, the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) and the Council for Indian School Certificate Examination (CISCE) opposed a demand by the petitioner for refund of board exam fees. The CBSE told the Supreme Court that it would not charge […]

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SAFAL assessment framework for CBSE students launched

The Prime Minister of India, Narendra Modi, launched SAFAL (Structured Assessment For Analysing Learning). SAFAL is a competency based assessment for grades 3, 5 and 8 introduced by the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE). The move is in consonance with the National Education Policy 2020 which recommends that s that for the benefit of […]

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CBSE Class 12 Results to be declared today at 2 pm

The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) has announced that it will declare the results for Class 12students at 2 pm today, 30th July, 2021. The results can be checked on CBSE’s official website, as well as on DigiLocker’s website and app. All pass certificates, marksheets and migration certificates will be available on DigiLocker. […]

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Kerala HC issues notice in petition challenging ₹50,000 deposit for CLAT counselling

The Kerala High Court issued notice in a case challenging the compulsory deposit of ₹50,000 fee required to be paid by candidates of the Common Law Admission Test (CLAT) 2021 in order to be considered for admission to seats in National Law Universities (NLUs). Justice Anu Sivaraman issued notice to the Bar Council of India […]

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Kerala HC allows KTU to conduct offline exams

A division bench of the Kerala High Court on Wednesday permitted the A.P.J. Abdul Kalam Technological University (KTU) to conduct offline examinations for the students of the first and third semester of the B.Tech course. The Bench stayed the decision of the single Judge, Justice Amit Rawal cancelling the examinations passed on Tuesday (Read more […]

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Udayamperoor school staff comes to the aid of students during the pandemic

The staff of SNDP Higher Secondary School at Udayamperoor in Ernakulam district of Kerala have voluntarily contributed money from their salaries so as to provide assistance to students, reported The Hindu. The aided school consists of 102 teaching and non-teaching staff members, who have contributed between  ₹10,000 and ₹25,000 each depending on their salaries. This […]

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