Building a young nation of character – The Hindu


The Hindu
Building a young nation of character
The Hindu
It is not adequate to foster cognitive intelligence alone — as is being done in India's educational campuses today — but to also develop the other dimensions of intelligence: emotional, social, moral, spiritual, environmental, and innovational. India

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Building a young nation of character – The Hindu

Building a young nation of character
The Hindu
It is not adequate to foster cognitive intelligence alone — as is being done in India's educational campuses today — but to also develop the other dimensions of intelligence: emotional, social, moral, spiritual, environmental, and innovational. India

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Rally at UMass calls attention to student debt resulting from loans – Amherst Bulletin


Amherst Bulletin
Rally at UMass calls attention to student debt resulting from loans
Amherst Bulletin
The action was organized by the Center for Education Policy & Advocacy, the Massachusetts Public Interest Research Group, and Public Higher Education Network Of Massachusetts, all advocacy groups geared toward student interests. Similar rallies took

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Gender equity in education – Livemint


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Gender equity in education
Livemint
While the matter of gender equity was much talked about earlier, the real push started after the education policy of 1986. … Put another way, just about 25 years ago, 45-50% of girls in India were in school, today almost all girls in India are in

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Indian schools will get new education policy – The Hans India


The Hans India
Indian schools will get new education policy
The Hans India
New Delhi: Human Resource Development Minister Smriti Irani on Monday said the new education policy will be formulated in consultation with the states. Replying to a debate on the demands of grants of her ministry in the Lok Sabha, Irani said the …
Smriti Irani in Lok Sabha: Education policy to be within parameters of India.com
In Parliament, Smriti Irani Duels With the TrinamoolNDTV
HRD Minister Smriti Irani rejects saffronisation charge against her ministryDaily News & Analysis
Deccan Herald –Niticentral
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Iamin exclusive: Interview with newly appointed NDMC Mayor Ravinder Gupta – Daily News & Analysis


Daily News & Analysis
Iamin exclusive: Interview with newly appointed NDMC Mayor Ravinder Gupta
Daily News & Analysis
I want to solve all crisis which NDMC is currently facing such as corruption, improvement in sanitation policy, education policy and horticulture policy. These are my goals and I will work on these issues from today itself without any delay. Q. The BJP

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Reconnecting on education – Harvard Gazette


Harvard Gazette
Reconnecting on education
Harvard Gazette
… last Thursday hosted by Fernando Reimers, Ed.M. '84, Ed.D. '88, the Ford Foundation Professor of International Education and director of HGSE's Global Education and International Education Policy Program, to consider how to make education more

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Labourer in his own School? – GreaterKashmir.com

Labourer in his own School?
GreaterKashmir.com
It is now more than one decade since a massive educational campaign, Sarva Shiksha Abhiyaan (SSA), a centrally sponsored scheme, was launched in India. I personally feel that SSA, instead of strengthening the school education system has … the

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New education policy to be formed with states: Smriti Irani – Zee News


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New education policy to be formed with states: Smriti Irani
Zee News
"We should go the blocks, to the districts, talk to states, make the new education policy through mutual consultations," she said. Stating that Congress members had expressed apprehension about saffornisation of education, Irani said: "Education will
Smriti Irani in Lok Sabha exposes UPA era rot in HRDNiticentral

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Smriti Irani in Lok Sabha exposes UPA era rot in HRD – Niticentral


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Smriti Irani in Lok Sabha exposes UPA era rot in HRD
Niticentral
This letter from Dr. Joshi to the President of India written on the 8th of May 2014 paints a disturbing picture of the process of appointments that was playing out in the last few days of the UPA regime. Dr. Joshi then went on to request the President

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