Tent school for mahouts’ children

The Education Department set up a tent school on the Mysore palace premises early this week to ensure that the 14 children of mahouts who have come to Mysore for the Dasara festival, continue thei...

Science project earns students trip to India

HUNTINGTON, W.Va. (AP) - It's no secret that a good education can take a student very far in the world. Two Huntington High School students used their education to go halfway around the world earlier this year when their work on a school science project earned them a ...

Meeting on Basic Education Policy concludes

DHARAMSHALA, August 28: A two-day meeting of principals and senior teachers of schools that have implemented the much talked about Basic Education Policy concluded today here at Nyatri Hall in Gangchen Kyishong.

US school expels toddler over mother's Facebook post

A four-year-old toddler was expelled from his school in the US after his mother vent her frustration against the school in a Facebook post.

There are areas in the country where the Right To Education is at stake

Poonch, August 28 (ANI) The 86th Constitutional Amendment Act 2002 makes education a Fundamental Right for children in the age group of 6-14 years by stating "the State shall provide free and compulsory education to all children of the age of six to fourteen years in such manner as the State may, by law, determine". On a global map India has the third highest rate of teacher absenteeism, costing ...

Hyderabad-based school first in India to add financial intelligence to curriculum

Hyderabad-based Oakridge International School has announced plans to include financial intelligence in its curriculum.

Scindia School expels students for ragging junior

Three Scindia School students have been expelled after being found guilty of ragging a junior who is now in critical condition in a New Delhi hospital.

This Back-to-School Season, Students Are Studying Smarter with McGraw-Hill Education's Adaptive Learning Technology

NEW YORK, Aug. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Back-to-school season is here, and parents and students are looking for resources to make this school year the best one yet. To get a leg up this academic year, students and parents need to know three words: adaptive learning technology. McGraw-Hill Education, the leader in digital learning experiences, has developed a suite of products designed to give ...

Shimla School named top boys boarding school in India

Bishop Cotton School, Shimla, which was founded in 1859, has been named the top boys boarding institution in the country by the Education World for 2014. It is followed by Scindia School, Gwalior,...

AP PHOTOS: Swimming to school in western India

SAJANPURA VILLAGE, India (AP) — It's a long, wet journey to school for 61 teenagers in part of western India. If they want to learn, they have no choice but to swim.