6th Oct 2017


Khyber Pakhtunkhwa


Reward and Punishment paying off in schools

Peshawar:  Chief Minister Pervez khattak said the provincial government was focusing on improvement of quality of education for which it has introduced a policy of reward and punishment.

Complete story:https://epaper.dawn.com/DetailNews.php?StoryText=06_10_2017_181_006


Private Schools flay regulatory mechanism

Kohat: The Private Educational Association Kohat has asked the government to increase the number of supervising committees under the Private School Regulatory Authority.

Complete story:https://epaper.dawn.com/DetailNews.php?StoryText=06_10_2017_182_002


Class based system main hurdle to progress in education

Peshawar: Chief Minister Pervez Khattak has said that class based education system was a major hurdle to progress in education sector and the provincial government was trying to ensure uniform education system.

Complete story:http://e.thenews.com.pk/pindi/10-6-2017/page4.asp


KP investment in schools paying off, says CM Khattak

Peshawar: The KP Government on Thursday awarded Rs 110 million to 1900 teachers from 240 government teachers high and higher schools for their outstanding performance.

Complete story: https://epaper.tribune.com.pk/DisplayDetails.aspx?ENI_ID=11201710060062&EN_ID=11201710060040&EMID=11201710060011




DEO transferred headmaster of the school

Quetta: DEO Quetta, Gul Muhammad Kakar transferred headmaster of the school who did not perform his responsibilities well.

Complete story: http://e.jang.com.pk/10-06-2017/Quetta/page6.asp


Poor condition of Government School Sakran

Hub: Government School Sakran is facing a lot of difficulties.Classrooms are in bad condition and there is shortage of teachers.

Complete story: http://e.jang.com.pk/10-06-2017/Quetta/page6.asp


Salam Teachers Day function in Government Model High School Chaman

Chaman: Teachers play an important role in the society and to celebrate the Teachers Day, an event was organized in Model High School Chaman.

Complete story: http://e.jang.com.pk/10-06-2017/Quetta/page7.asp


Education Department officials ordered to make Smart NICs

Quetta: In a press release by Secondary Education Board, officers are ordered to make Smart NICs.

Complete story:  http://e.jang.com.pk/10-06-2017/Quetta/page14.asp




Teachers Day celebrated in Khyber Agency

Khyber Agency: To pay homage to the teachers community, Teachers Day was celebrated in Bara Tehsil.

Complete story:http://dailytimes.com.pk/e-paper/2017-10-06/lahore/14543





Salam Teachers Day held at different schools

Islamabad: Salam Teachers Day celebrated at different public and private schools.

Complete story: https://www.express.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=1104606030&Issue=NP_ISB&Date=20171006


Textbooks to be revised for Pre-I to class V

Islamabad: The Ministry of Federal Education and Professional Training on Thursday discussed the measures needed for development of the textbooks is Islamabad Capital Territory on the basis revised curriculum for Pre-I to Class-v.

Complete story:http://dailytimes.com.pk/e-paper/2017-10-06/lahore/14526/110326


Senate Human rights takes up Pak-Turk issues

Islamabad: The Senate Committee on Human Rights on Thursday discussed the disappearance of a Turkish Family’s working for the Park-Turk School and took a summon.

Complete story:http://dailytimes.com.pk/e-paper/2017-10-06/lahore/14526


World Teachers Day and plight of teachers

Islamabad: Daily wager teachers of model educational institutes functioning under FDE marked the World’s Teachers Day as Black day.

Complete story:http://dailytimes.com.pk/e-paper/2017-10-06/lahore/14543



Proactive Initiatives needed to eradicate illiteracy

Islamabad: National Commission for Human Development Chairperson Razina Aslam Khan has stressed the need from moving away from the usual approach and adopting a more proactive and vibrant initiative.

Complete story:http://e.thenews.com.pk/pindi/10-6-2017/page13.asp


Political business interests threaten academic freedom

Unwarranted political pressure and business of the private sector are the two major factors that threaten the ability of educators to teach with academic freedom.

Complete story:https://e.thenews.com.pk/10-6-2017/page20.asp




Shortage of teachers at primary level

Lahore: Pakistan is among 9 countries that lack teachers in primary education. Pakistan ranks 9th and there are 8 more countries with poor primary education.

Complete story:http://e.jang.com.pk/10-06-2017/Lahore/pic.asp?picname=153.gif


Chakwal District number 1 based on education performance

Chakwal: Chakwal District has ranked number 1 as compared to other districts in the province of Punjab.

Complete story: https://www.express.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=1104605055&Issue=NP_ISB&Date=20171006


Teachers Day marked as a black Day

The hundreds of teachers who have not received their salaries for the last few months observed a black day in recognition of a protest.

Complete story:https://epaper.dawn.com/DetailNews.php?StoryText=06_10_2017_152_004


Dawn Spelling Bee contest held

Lahore: Education Spelling Bee contest concluded at Iqbal Auditorium of the University of Agriculture.

Complete story:https://epaper.dawn.com/DetailNews.php?StoryText=06_10_2017_178_004


500 teachers receive best award

Lahore: On the World teachers Day, the Punjab government awarded certificates and cash prizes To 500 school teachers of the public sector.

Complete story:https://epaper.dawn.com/DetailNews.php?StoryText=06_10_2017_002_005


Tribute paid to the architects of the society

Lahore: World Teachers Day was observed on Thursday by paying tribute to teachers in the provincial Capital, focusing on the contribution of teachers and providing them appreciation.

Complete story:http://dailytimes.com.pk/e-paper/2017-10-06/lahore/14534




Salam Teachers’ Day

Jahanian: In order to value the services of teachers and pay homage to their lifelong services, Government College student’s indulged in activities that made teachers realize their importance.

Complete story:http://www.nawaiwaqt.com.pk/E-Paper/multan/2017-10-06/page-5




Restriction on mobile usage

Teachers are mostly busy using their cell phones in class due to which the students suffer. The plan of putting a restriction on the mobile usage could not be implemented as disagreements occurred.

Complete story:http://www.nawaiwaqt.com.pk/E-Paper/multan/2017-10-06/page-3


Future at stake

Multan: Middle and under matric teachers have put their career at stake and are imparting education to thousands. Teachers in some cases are entitled to a monthly salary of 2-3 thousand only.

Complete story:https://www.express.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=1104607371&Issue=NP_MUX&Date=20171006


School turns into a cattle pen

Sialkot: Town of Sialkot, Pasur consists of a village named Khangal that has a Government Boys Primary School turned into a cave and cattle’s have been tied inside with the doors and gate falling victim to the city theft.

Complete story:https://www.express.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=1104606449&Issue=NP_GRW&Date=20171006


A society benefits from valuing its teachers

Gujranwala: Opposition Leader Municipal Corporation stated that teachers must be seen through a lens that reflects integrity and dignity. The values instilled in teachers take the students in building up a personality that is lifelong valuable.

Complete story:https://www.express.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=1104605249&Issue=NP_GRW&Date=20171006


Governmental policies at question

Sargodha: On the salam teachers occasion, teachers and students greeted one another with love and affiliation but lamented that rather than focusing on the salaries more emphasis should be placed on their dignity and respect giving.

Complete story:https://www.express.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=1104606288&Issue=NP_SGD&Date=20171006


Judge raids a School

Kandhkot: Judge Ashraf Zehraj conducted a raid at the Government Primary School and demanded a report immediately to take action against those involved.

Complete story:https://www.express.com.pk/epaper/index.aspx?Issue=NP_SUK&Page=City_Page002&Date=20171006&Pageno=2&View=1


The house of clay and water launched:

Lahore: The launch of the Novel the house of Clay and Water launched by renowned novelist Faiqa Mansab was held at the last word.

Complete story:http://dailytimes.com.pk/e-paper/2017-10-06/lahore/14534/110288


Trainings from world best institutes for teachers

Lahore: Provincial Minister for Education, Rana Mashood Khan paid homage to teachers on World Teachers Day and said teachers who have showed good performance will receive trainings from world’s best institutes.   

Complete story: https://www.express.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=1104606100&Issue=NP_LHE&Date=20171006


Science and arts clubs to be set up

Rawalpindi: In 36 districts of Punjab, science and arts clubs are to be set up.

Complete story: https://www.express.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=1104606055&Issue=NP_ISB&Date=20171006




1,000 students form chain to salute educators on World Teachers Day

Karachi: To mark World Teacher’s Day, students of SMB Fatima Jinnah Government Girls School paid tribute to teachers across Pakistan on Thursday by forming a human chain with phrase “Salam Ustad.”

Complete story:  https://epaper.tribune.com.pk/DisplayDetails.aspx?ENI_ID=11201710060011&EN_ID=11201710060006&EMID=11201710060003



All efforts to be taken for improving dropout rate

Karachi: Sindh Minister for Education and Literacy Jam Mehtab Hussain Dahar said student dropout rate, especially of girls is major alarming situation.

Complete story:http://dailytimes.com.pk/e-paper/2017-10-06/lahore/14525


Teachers Day Celebrated in Sindh

Hyderabad: World Teachers Day was celebrated in Sukkur, Hyderabad, Dadu, Khairpur and several other areas on October 5th. Ceremonies were conducted to commemorate the efforts of the teachers and pay a tribute to their dedication.

Complete story:http://dailytimes.com.pk/e-paper/2017-10-06/lahore/14542


It is essential to value a teacher

Lodhran: President of Legal Society’s President, Abdul Shakoor Haideri on the occasion of salam teachers expressed that teachers are the future of this country. It is essentially integral to value them as distinct humans.

Complete story:http://www.nawaiwaqt.com.pk/E-Paper/multan/2017-10-06/page-5






Private spending on education



The answer to education woes



Letters to the editor


International Teachers Day



Thank you, teacher




ECER visit different schools

Multan: A committee of Early Child Education Rooms paid a visit to different schools.

Complete Story: https://www.express.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=1104607340&Issue=NP_MUX&Date=20171006


Decision to construct new building for school

Manjhand: Government Primary School Manjhand was visited by District Education Officer and Session Judge after its crumbling condition. Decision was taken to construct new building for the school.

Complete Story: http://sindhexpress.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=130558380&Issue=NP_HYD&Date=20171006


Judge visits school

Badin: Government Primary School Faiz Muhammad Samejo, near Golarchi, was visited by Civil Judge after news on media. DEO Badin and TEO Female were called to show SMC record.

Complete Story: http://sindhexpress.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=130558367&Issue=NP_HYD&Date=20171006


Civil Judge found school building locked

Jacobabad: Despite Education Emergency, Government Primary School Village Hakim Bahlkani is left closed. The school was visited by Family Civil Judge, calling the concerned officers to his office.

Complete Story: http://sindhexpress.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=130558301&Issue=NP_HYD&Date=20171006


Judge takes notice of insufficient facilities in girls school

Ghotki: More than five hundred girls are getting education in Government Girls Higher Secondary School Qadirpur, but they have to face difficulties due to shortage of basic facilities in the school. Notice has been taken by Judge.

Complete Story: http://dailyjeejal.com/e-paper/2017-10-06/news/page3/1%20(40).htm


Protest against crumbling condition of school buildings

Naushehro Feroz: A protest was carried but the citizens of Tharu Shah against crumbling condition of two schools of the city and usage of substandard material in construction work.

Complete Story: http://dailyjeejal.com/e-paper/2017-10-06/news/page8/1%20(8).htm


Session Judge paid visit to school

Malir: Government Primary School Ghagharji, near Malir, was visited by Session Judge on publication of new report in newspaper about shortage of basic facilities in the school. He issued orders to remove encroachments before the school gate.

Complete Story: http://www.thekawish.com/beta/epaper-details.php?details=2017/Oct/06-10-2017/Page3/P3-44.jpg


600 schools of Umerkot left in dilapidated state

Kunri: It has been exposed that more than 600 government school buildings are left in crumbling condition in district Umerkot, putting hundreds of student live at stake.

Complete Story: http://www.thekawish.com/beta/epaper-details.php?details=2017/Oct/06-10-2017/Page5/P5-1.jpg


Education employees to get smart cards

Quetta: All education employees should get their smart cards. The directives were issued by Secretary Education.

Complete Story: http://dailyazadiquetta.com/epaper/m/47598/59d690a3ea2a5


Resolution of teachers’ issues is first priority: DEO Quetta

Quetta: An introductory meeting was called by Watan Teachers Association at DEO Office. It was explained by the DEO Quetta that all issues of teachers will be resolved on priority basis.

Complete Story: http://dailyazadiquetta.com/epaper/m/47547/59d67c495e508



Education Doors to poor students shut

Quetta: Provincial Joint Secretary Pakistan Muslim League (N) has said that doors of education have been closed for poor students.

Complete Story: https://www.express.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=1104604483&Issue=NP_QTA&Date=20171006

Khyber Pakhtunkhwa

Prize distribution in 240 schools

Peshawar: Government of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa distributed prizes of 110 million rupees in 240 schools on their best performance.

Complete Story: http://epaper.dailyaaj.com.pk/epaper-detail.php?image=ODI5ODA=


5 lac children deprived of primary education in KPK

Mansehra: All claims of KPK Government remained in vain and no steps are taken for resolution of educational issues. It has been reported that 5 lac children of the province are still deprived of basic primary education.

Complete Story: http://www.dailysubh.pk/peshawar