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.

Education
A Reading Room 

A woman in Jammu sets up a library on her property to encourage students to read and gradually it is…

Education
Jail Lawyer

Arrested while in the first year of graduation way back in 2013, a young man has cleared his graduation, acquired…

Education
Another Sheikh Abdullah

In Kashmir, the prestigious Aligarh Muslim University is linked to two towering personalities, both named Sheikh Abdullah. While one, almost…

Cover Story A 1955 photograph showing the students being taught in an open school.
Schools On Distress Sale

So far, Kashmir’s public discourse surrounded the loss of school days and the sluggish 2G in the education’s online circus.…

Education
Unreal Class, Real Tensions

Teachers recount the travails of delivering online lectures at 2G speed, reports Umar Mukhtar At 8 am,  Rafia, a school teacher,…

Education
Longest Recess

Except for a fortnight-long reopening of educational institutions in March, the lingering yearlong security siege now melded with Covid-19 lockdown…

Careers
Offshore Classes

Despite shutdown and lockdowns, many Kashmiri students and professionals have bagged fellowships to study at prestigious western universities, reports Syed Samreen…

Education
The Exam Fever

Students who somehow reached home during the pandemic are being asked by their universities to return and appear in examinations.…

Discourse
OBE Is The Alternative

by Nazir Ahmad Gilkar and Iqra Majeed Shah Kashmir personifies a systemic, normalised clampdown. The shutdowns are usually a 100 to 200 days…

Education
A Viral Vocabulary

The pandemic caused by the invisible Coronavirus has started dictating a new value system as part of its etiquettes regime.…

Education
4G for Knowledge

In a world besieged by the virus, people are working from their homes, using the high-speed Internet. In Kashmir, more…

Education
Hired To Humiliate

The abundant colleges and teacher-scarce education department has lead the department to use and abuse almost 1900 teachers as contractual…

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