Browsing: Education

This section is a window to the education scenario of Jammu and Kashmir. It gives details about the policies, issues, initiatives and inspirational stories related to education.

Diaspora
Education Experiments

The first major crisis that better-performing students from poor family backgrounds face is between 14 and 18 years of age…

Education
Youth Engagement

by Masood Hussain With gloom dominating the valley, sweet surprises come from the Indian mainland. Last week’s surprises were encouraging.…

Education
Community Initiative

Villagers in Syed Ali Geelani’s Duroo village donated land and resource to create a co-education institution that has a grand…

Education
Creative Twins

In a distant Kokernag village, there are twin brothers, sons of a labourer, who have more than 40 innovations to…

Education
The Sand Art

When an entire classroom understood the idea of how sand art can be used to explain a situation in one…

Education
The Poet Mentor

by Swati Parashar The calmness of a perfect summer day in Gothenburg (where I live and teach at the University)…

Education
Zaiba Aapa’s School

After unknown gunmen left a young science graduate to survive crippled, he felt the pain of the people with serious…

Education
Classroom In Crisis

In 47 days of schooling in Kashmir, classes were open for 24 days only. What it means for parents who…

Education
Speaking To The Car

Though part of his routine University curriculum, Anwar Naseer explored the possibility of using speech to command a car and…

Agriculture
Rice Thresher

A young boy who grew up in the lush green paddy fields understood the enormous costs in sustaining agriculture. Finally,…

Education
Disappearing Diaper

Engineering students at the University of Kashmir teamed up and within three years created a prototype of a one-time diaper…

Business
In Avanitvarman’s Capital

When the Islamic University was established in the deserted foothills of Awantipore, the naysayers said the campus hardly suits a…

Education
Restricted Knowledge

Once the home to Sharda Peath, the medieval university in subcontinent, Kashmir with a millennium of recorded history is still…

Business
Autumn Windfall

With more than half of the 150 thousand fresh admissions, every autumn, opting for private sector schools, the costs of…

Education
Digital Teaching

While the smart classrooms and the Skype teaching are two parallel forms of digital education, teachers caught between unrest and…

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