7th Sep 2017

National

Khyber Pakhtunkhwa

 

Girls college teachers protest ‘manhandling’ by officials

The teachers of Government Girls Degree College No 1, Abbottabad, on Wednesday protested alleged manhandling of the principal and teachers by the assistant commissioner and ASP police, and demanded action against them.

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Private schools seek plots at reasonable price

Representatives of the owners of Hayatabad-based private schools have rejected the procedure of auctioning amenity plots for construction of school buildings and demanded of the provincial government to give the plots on reasonable rates without auction.

Complete story: http://epaper.dawn.com/DetailImage.php?StoryImage=07_09_2017_153_002

 

Westernized system of education in province is not acceptable: Hafiz Akhtar Ali

JUI Provincial leaders say that Government of KP has tried to westernize education system of the province but their intentions have been defeated by religious leaders.

Complete story:https://www.express.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=1104514914&Issue=NP_PEW&Date=20170907

 

Temporary transfers of teachers have been reversed by Mohmand Agency Education Department

All teachers are asked to be present in their schools in the agency. Any negligence on part of teachers will move Education Department and inquiries and strict action will be taken against teachers.

Complete story:https://www.express.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=1104514926&Issue=NP_PEW&Date=20170907

 

Balochistan

 

Steps taken to ensure attendance of students and teachers

Education Department is striving to ensure attendance of students and teachers in schools says Director Education Balochistan Muhammad Rafeeq Tareen.

Complete story: http://e.jang.com.pk/09-07-2017/Quetta/page7.asp

 

Worked for education and employment

Provincial Minister for PTI stated that we have been working for employment opportunities and upgradation of schools in Balochistan.

Complete story: http://e.jang.com.pk/09-07-2017/Quetta/page12.asp

 

Federal

 

Teachers’ upgradation

70 elementary school teachers have been upgraded to grade 16 in the Federal Capital.

Complete story: https://www.express.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=1104516027&Issue=NP_ISB&Date=20170907

 

More Government schools to have nursery classes:

The Capital Development Administration and Development Division under prime minister Education program will start Montessori classes in 59 more public schools. Last year the number was limited to 11 schools of the federal capital.

Complete story:https://epaper.tribune.com.pk/DisplayDetails.aspx?ENI_ID=11201709070050&EN_ID=11201709070023&EMID=11201709070010

 

Federal Capital schools celebrate Defense day

6th September was celebrated in many Government Schools of Federal Capital Islamabad. Ceremonies were held to pay tribute to heroes of war.

Complete story:http://www.nawaiwaqt.com.pk/E-Paper/islamabad/2017-09-07/page-3/detail-39

 

Rootsians celebrate the spirit of Defense day

Roots Garden School and Roots IVY Schools celebrated defense day with full zeal and fervor through debates, seminars, talk shows, discussions and organized activities. The purpose was to celebrate the efforts of our soldiers and acknowledge their day long struggles as one family.

Complete story:http://e.thenews.com.pk/pindi/9-7-2017/page14.asp

 

Punjab

 

Lunch bags and free uniform to be given to students

A decision has been made for provision of lunch bags and uniforms to students of grades 1 to 5 and other facilities to student up till matric in schools of Islamabad.

Complete story: https://www.express.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=1104515013&Issue=NP_ISB&Date=20170907

Questionable education data

A survey conducted by the Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa government stated that 1.5 million are not enrolled in schools. However, a mismatch has taken place between the data revealed by Pakistan Educational Statistics and the date reported above.

Complete story:http://dailytimes.com.pk/e-paper/2017-09-07/lahore/13933/105506

 

Women employment program

Provincial minister for industry and trade Sheikh Allauddin expressed that the Punjab Skill Development Fund has taken up the initiative to train the poor and vulnerable females from the urban areas to undergo and learn technical and vocational skills.

Complete story:http://e.thenews.com.pk/lahore/9-7-2017/page19.asp

 

Diploma in Associate Engineering results announced

Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Board of Technical Education has declared the result of diploma at a ceremony recently held. Teachers, parents and students attended the occasion accompanied by the chairman board of technical education.

Complete story:http://e.thenews.com.pk/pindi/9-7-2017/page4.asp

 

Defense Day celebrated

Students of Am Anglo Montessori School and college held a function that commemorated Defense Day combined with celebrations of Eid.

Complete story:http://e.thenews.com.pk/pindi/9-7-2017/page14.asp

 

Students must concentrate on educational activities

Principal government college town on the commencement of the new academic session advised students to focus all their attention on educational activities and take full advantage of all the facilities available in the college.

Complete story:http://www.nawaiwaqt.com.pk/E-Paper/lahore/2017-09-07/page-4

 

Matric examinations to start from December

Under the work initiative of Educational Board of Lahore, matric examinations will start from 7th December. 56 examination centers have been associated for conducting exams.

Complete story:http://www.nawaiwaqt.com.pk/E-Paper/lahore/2017-09-07/page-9

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Partner schools to be assisted by all possible means

The management of Punjab Education Foundation said that they will extend all help to assist and support partner schools. Provision of basic facilities including safe water, room facilities and clean washrooms are greatly being worked upon.

Complete story:http://www.nawaiwaqt.com.pk/E-Paper/lahore/2017-09-07/page-9

 

Computer laboratories made functional

Educational department of Punjab has directed attention towards maintenance of computer labs by deploying essential security measures. It was assessed through and investigation that major labs are dysfunctional. Strict actions will be taken in case of negligence.

Complete story:http://www.nawaiwaqt.com.pk/E-Paper/multan/2017-09-07/page-2

 

PEF is providing all facilities to schools

Pakistan Education Foundation is providing all facilities to schools. They are dedicated not to compromise on quality of infrastructure of schools as well as education.

Complete story:https://www.express.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=1104516494&Issue=NP_MUX&Date=20170907

 

Director Colleges visits two schools of Shorkot

Director Colleges Chauhdry Imdad Ullah gives surprise visit to Government Boys College Shorkot and Government Girls College Shorkot.

Complete story:https://www.express.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=1104517039&Issue=NP_FSB&Date=20170907

 

Matric supplementary exams start today

Supplementary exams for matric start today. Around 28 thousand students are appearing. 56 exam centres have been set up to conduct the exam.

Complete story: https://www.express.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=1104517298&Issue=NP_LHE&Date=20170907

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Heads of educational institutions shall focus on quality of education in their schools

DC, Mandi Bahauddin Hafiz Shauqat Ali asks heads of educational institutions to focus on quality of education provided in their respective schools. He further said that Education Department has met standards set by Punjab Government for student teacher attendance but there is a long way to go.

Complete story:https://www.express.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=1104517376&Issue=NP_GRW&Date=20170907

 

Teachers’ offer to run schools being considered

As many as 150 teachers of 76 community based primary schools in Cholistan have offered their services to run their schools on contract.

Complete story: http://epaper.dawn.com/DetailImage.php?StoryImage=07_09_2017_178_009

 

Sindh

 

300 Sikh being relocated due to closure:

Around 300 Sikh students of a private school have been shifted to government institutions due to closure of their school over some dispute. The dispute took place between the owner and the landlord that resulted in a major issues for the students.

Complete story:https://tribune.com.pk/epaper/

 

Abbottabad girl’s college teacher protest:

Female teachers of the Government Girls degree College Abbottabad have demanded the suspension of the assistant commissioner and superintendent after they made a forceful entry into the school and misbehaved with the principal.

Complete story:https://tribune.com.pk/epaper/

 

Editorials/Op-eds

 

Questionable education data

Complete story:

http://dailytimes.com.pk/editorial/07-Sep-17/questionable-education-data

 

Regional

Punjab

 

Facilities are being provided to PEF schools: Tariq Mehmood

Multan: The Managing Director Punjab Education Foundation Tariq Mehmood has said that PEF partner schools are being facilitated with required facilities.

Complete Story: https://www.express.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=1104516494&Issue=NP_MUX&Date=20170907

 

Matric Supplementary Examination

Lahore: According to Education Board Matriculation Supplementary Examination will be starting from today.

Complete Story: https://www.dailyjinnah.com/lahore/main.php?action=epaper&id=main&page=2&dt=07-09-2017

 

Number of schools without heads for past three months

Lahore: According to Member PTI Punjab Assembly more than one thousand schools are waiting for heads for past three months.

Complete Story: https://www.dailyjinnah.com/lahore/main.php?action=epaper&id=main&page=2&dt=07-09-2017

 

Intermediate results to be announced on 12th September

Multan: According to Education Board Multan, results of intermediate will be declared on 12th September, 2017.

Complete Story: http://epaper.dailykhabrain.com.pk/popup.php?newssrc=issues/2017-09-07/38533/inter.jpg


Sindh 
 

Teachers’ agitation for reinstatement

Mirpurkhas: Seventy Physical Education and Drawing Teachers held a protest strike for their reinstatement.

Complete Story: http://sindhexpress.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=130549009&Issue=NP_HYD&Date=20170907

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Five students got injured due to falling of roof pieces

Naushehro Feroz: Five students got injured due to falling of roof parts at Government High School Qadir Bakhsh Sandh near Tharu Shah.

Complete Story: http://sindhexpress.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=130549029&Issue=NP_HYD&Date=20170907

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Girls school building could not be completed in ten years

Tando Muhammad Khan: The building of Government Girls High School Mulakatiyar could not be completed in ten years tenure; girls are compelled to sit in old building.

Complete Story: http://sindhexpress.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=130549042&Issue=NP_HYD&Date=20170907

 

Protest against closure of primary school

Ghotki: The Government Primary School Muhammad Malook Gabol is left dysfunctional for past six months, putting 600 students’ education at stake. The residents carried out a protest for its restoration.

Complete Story: http://sindhexpress.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=130549185&Issue=NP_HYD&Date=20170907

 

Shortage of facilities in Primary School

Jacobabad: The Government Main Primary School Bhangu Bahan is facing acute shortage of teachers, furniture and bathrooms.

Complete Story: http://sindhexpress.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=130549218&Issue=NP_HYD&Date=20170907

 

Girls school construction work left incomplete

Jacobabad: The construction work of Government Girls High School Tangwani was stopped due to usage of substandard material. On the other hand, girls carried a protest for its early completion.

Complete Story: http://dailyjeejal.com/e-paper/2017-9-07/news/page3/1%20(1).htm

 

School building dilapidated

Khairpur Mir: The Government School of Agra is left in a bad condition due to carelessness shown by the management.

Complete Story: http://dailyjeejal.com/e-paper/2017-9-07/news/page3/1%20(48).htm

 

Middle school dysfunctional since years

Dadu: Hundreds of children deprived of education due to closure of Government Middle School Hero Khan, near Kasho.

Complete Story: http://dailyjeejal.com/e-paper/2017-9-07/news/page8/1%20(46).htm

 
Balochistan
 

Education atmosphere is deteriorating

Pishin: The Senior Vice President Awami National Party Haji Asghar Ali Tareen has said that condition of education in the district Pishin is deteriorating and teachers’ are being transferred on political basis.

Complete Story: http://dailyazadiquetta.com/epaper/m/43858/59b039204ea0a

 

Basic facilities are provided to educational institutes

Walbanden: The District Education Officer Chagi paid a surprise visit to Government Middle School Kuli and checked attendance registers and inspected classrooms. He said that educational institutes have been provided with basic facilities.

Complete Story: http://dailyazadiquetta.com/epaper/m/43863/59b0394a3938f\

 

Change is possible in society through education: Sardar Rind

Quetta: The President Tehreek e Insaf Balochistan Sardar Yaar Muhammad Rind said during his visit of Mir Chakar Rind School that education is the only base for bringing change in any society.

Complete Story: https://www.express.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=1104515145&Issue=NP_QTA&Date=20170907

 

Education Department taking steps to ensure attendance

Harnai: The Director Education Balochistan Muhammad Rafique Tareen has said that education is the basic right of every child. Education Department is taking steps to ensure teachers and students attendance in the institutes.

Complete Story: http://e.jang.com.pk/09-07-2017/quetta/page7.asp

 
Khyber Pakhtunkhwa

NEC cancelled auction of plots of educational institutes

Peshawar: The National Educational Council has canceled the auction of plots of educational institutes of Hayatabad.

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

http://dailyaeen.com.pk/index.php?page=3&edition=peshawar&date=2017-09-07&type=newspaper

 

Defense Day celebrated in Girls College

Peshawar: Defense Day was celebrated by the students of Government Girls Degree College Bacha Khan.

Complete Story: https://www.express.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=1104514862&Issue=NP_PEW&Date=20170907

http://dailyaeen.com.pk/index.php?page=3&edition=peshawar&date=2017-09-07&type=newspaper

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Temporary transfer stopped in education

Muhammad Agency: Temporary transfers have been cancelled in the Education Department Muhammad Agency. Teachers should ensure duties in schools.

Complete Story: https://www.express.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=1104514926&Issue=NP_PEW&Date=20170907

http://epaper.dailyausaf.com/page?station_id=3&page_id=25448&date=2017-09-07

http://www.akhbarekhyber.com/epaper/edition/926/akhbar-e-khyber-peshawar/page/3

 

Teachers upgradation delayed

Shabkadar: The process of upgradation of teachers of FATA is getting delayed.

Complete Story: http://epaper.dailyausaf.com/page?station_id=3&page_id=25448&date=2017-09-07