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More kids dropped out of school in 2012-13

Posted on August 18th, 2014 in Attendance, Education, RTE |

Swati.Shinde2 @timesgroup.com,Aug 17,2014

Source: The Times of India
Pune:

Grade-Wise Study On Anvil To Map Trend: Officials
Four years ago, the Right to Education (RTE) Act promised all children the right to education. But the state has many miles to cover in primary school education as the drop-out rate has increased from 0.58 % in 201112 to 0.97 % in 2012-13 as per statistics released by the Union ministry of human resource and development recently. Read the rest of this entry »

RTE, states’ efforts push up school attendance

Posted on January 8th, 2014 in Attendance, RTE, Schools, Teachers |

Akshaya Mukul,TNN | Jan 7, 2014,

Source :  Times  Of  India

NEW DELHI: The attendance of students and teachers, the two important touchstones on which the health of school education is mapped, has shown remarkable improvement in the six years between 2006-07 to 2012-13. Ministry sources ascribe the positive change to the Right to Education Act ( RTE) and state governments according priority to school education. Read the rest of this entry »

150 civic schools now use biometric attendance system

Posted on December 19th, 2013 in Attendance, Schools, States |

TNN | Dec 18, 2013,

Source :  Times  of  India

PUNE: About 150 of the 305 municipal schools in the city now have the biometric attendance system. The system will be a part of every primary school run by the Pune Municipal Corporation by the end of January next year, covering about 4,000 teaching and non-teaching staff. Read the rest of this entry »

Update attendance details online: Education department to schools

Posted on November 19th, 2013 in Attendance, Education Department, Teachers |

Piyush Bhusari, TNN | Nov 19, 2013,

Source :  Times  of  India

KOLHAPUR: State director of primary education Mahavir Mane has instructed education officials in the division to conduct and submit the daily online attendance of teachers as well as students. Mane was in the city on Saturday for a meeting with education officials from the five districts in the division.  Read the rest of this entry »

Schools to record attendance via SMS

Posted on November 1st, 2013 in Attendance, Schools, States |

TNN | Nov 1, 2013,

Source :  Times  of  India

PUNE: After a failed effort to register attendance of school students online, the state education department will now attempt to conduct it via SMS. Read the rest of this entry »

More students opt for higher education, but even more drop out: Survey

Posted on August 31st, 2013 in Attendance, Education |

By Subodh Varma, TNN | 31 Aug, 2013,

Source :  The Economic Times

NEW DELHI: Higher education continues to be a mixed bag in the country. A countrywide education survey has found that the rate of attendance in the 20-24 age group (corresponding to graduation and above) has recorded the highest rates of growth in several decades. However, worryingly, the dropout rate has also kept pace.  Read the rest of this entry »

Attendance in civic schools goes hi-tech

Posted on August 31st, 2013 in Attendance, Schools, States |

Sameera Kapoor Munshi, TNN | Aug 31, 2013,

Source :  Times  of  India

VASHI: The free run teachers had with regard to reporting in civic schools is soon to come to an end. After witnessing an extended delay in commissioning the biometric attendance system, board officials have set the timeline of mid-September to get it activated. Read the rest of this entry »

Pilot project to monitor teachers’ attendance

Posted on August 30th, 2013 in Attendance, Teachers, Training |

Jamal Ayub, TNN | Aug 30, 2013,

Source :  Times  of  India

BHOPAL: Chief secretary R Parasuram chaired a meeting of executive committee of Sarvashiksha Abhiyan (SSA) here on Thursday.  Read the rest of this entry »

Schools to remain closed today in Bhopal

Posted on August 2nd, 2013 in Attendance, Schools, States |

TNN | Aug 1, 2013,

Source :  Times  of  India

BHOPAL: Government and private schools in the state capital have been declared closed on Thursday by the district collector Nishant Warwade owing to continuous rain. Orders to this effect were issued by the district administration to the district education officer (DEO) on Wednesday. Read the rest of this entry »

Attendance in schools fudged: BJP

Posted on July 8th, 2013 in Attendance, Government Schools, Schools, States |

Sunday, Jul 7, 2013, | Place: Delhi | Agency: DNA

Source :  DNA

The Delhi BJP has alleged that the attendance records of students in Delhi government schools have been fudged, and the quality of education is poor. Read the rest of this entry »