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Revolution but no Evolution: Technology adoption hesitation in teachers

Sixteen K-12 schools were chosen as ET Best School Brands 2016 by Times Conferences Ltd recently and were felicitated at an event in Delhi on June 27th. It had time…

Social media sites obstruct children’s moral development, say parents

The jury is almost out. In a first of its kind research on impact of social media on children, the good, bad and the ugly have been ‘discovered’.  Some values…

Schools can be instrumental in achieving Swachha Bharat

PRIME MINISTER Narendra Modi launched the Swachh Bharat Abhiyan in 2014 and kick started the plans to build toilets and provide sanitation facilities across the country. Under “Swachh Bharat Abhiyan”,…

The Prakash Effect: Hope

On July 5, the affable bearded Prakash Javadekar, was promoted to the cabinet rank and handedover the ministry of HRD. His appointment was by and large welcomed by all and…

New Trend: ‘Whatsapp’ Learning

India’s leading E–learning protagonist Prof MM Pant, who is also a disruptive education technology enthusiast, recently did a week-long course on MOOCs learning. The course taken by 145 educationists, educational…

Research finds that antibiotics are unnecessarily prescribed for conjunctivitis in children

New research from the University of Birmingham has found that a number of policies used by childcare providers for conjunctivitis are contrary to national guidance, and lead to unnecessary prescription…