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.

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A Rare School 

Curriculum, poor infrastructure and unimpressive service in public schools are pushing parents to enrol their wards in the private sector…

Careers
Rare Success

After losing her books and both her parents during the process of examination and still making it with better scores…

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Contagion And Classroom

Coinciding with encouraging visitor footfalls, the return of the seasonal workforce and the traders, the Government reopened schools after 19…

Books
Biscoe’s Kashmir 1935

Missionary educationist, Cecil Earle Tyndale Biscoe (1863–1949) was a key player in pushing Kashmir to modern education and a better…

Discourse
Why #Uni4Kashmir?

The rudimentary shifts dictated by the Fourth Industrial Revolution has posed newer challenges to societies across the globe. Dr Mehboob Makhdoomi,…

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…

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