Ministry of Education

Ministry of education

Guidelines for parent participation in home-based learning during school closure and beyond released

The Department of School Education and Literacy, Ministry of Education today released the Guidelines for Parent Participation in Home-based Learning during school closure and beyond. Union Education Minister Shri Ramesh Pokhriyal ‘Nishank’ in his tweet said that in this ‘new normal’ of the pandemic, considering parents’ role as pivotal  to children’s growth and learning, theseGuidelines …

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Ministry of education

Teachers Eligibility Test (TET) validity period extended to lifetime

Union Education Minister Shri Ramesh Pokhriyal ‘Nishank’ announced that the Government has decided to extend the validity period of Teachers Eligibility Test qualifying certificate from 7 years to lifetime with retrospective effect from 2011. The respective State Govts. /UTs will take necessary action to revalidate/issue fresh TET certificates to those candidates whose period of 7 …

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Class 12th CBSE

Class XII CBSE Board Exams cancelled

According to the press release by PIB, in a meeting on Tuesday,  it was decided that Class XII Board Exams would not be held this year. It was also decided that CBSE will take steps to compile the results of class XII students as per a well-defined objective criteria in a time-bound manner. The meeting …

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YUVA

Government launches YUVA – Prime Minister’s Scheme For Mentoring Young Authors

The Ministry of Education, Department of Higher Education today launched YUVA-  Prime Minister’s Scheme For Mentoring Young Authors, an Author Mentorship programme to train young and budding authors (below 30 years of age) in order to promote reading, writing and book culture in the country, and project India and Indian writings globally. The launch of …

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Ministry of education

Government to Provide Monetary Assistance through DBT under Mid Day Meal Scheme

The Union Minister for Education Shri Ramesh Pokhriyal ‘Nishank’ has approved the proposal to provide monetary assistance to 11.8 Crore students (118 Million Students) through Direct Benefit Transfer (DBT) of the cooking cost component of the Mid-Day-Meal Scheme, to all eligible children, as a special welfare measure. This will give a fillip to the Midday …

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Ramesh Pokhriyal

JEE (Mains) May 2021 session postponed

In the wake of the prevailing Covid 19 situation in the country, the Union Minister of Education, Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank said the Joint Entrance Examination (Mains) 2021 scheduled for May 2021 has been postponed.  In an effort to support the student community, the National Testing Agency (NTA) is organizing the JEE (Mains) 2021 in four …

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