Quality education crucial for development of society
Peshawar: KP Governor Iqbal Zafar Jhagra said Tuesday that provision of quality education is of paramount importance for the development of society.
Staff demanded for Landikotal School
Landikotal: An elderly person observed a token strike and asked Khyber Pakhtunkhwa governor and Chief of army staff to provide staff to the school built in 2007 in Landikotal.
KP government asked to appoint teachers:
Mansehra:The people and local government representatives of Dolarian, a remote and less developed area have threatened to block the road if vacant positions are not filled.
Disgruntled KP teachers to protest outside PTI chief’s residence today
Peshawar: Ad hoc teachers from across the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) province will be protesting outside the Bani Gala residence of Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf Chairman Imran Khan on Tuesday.
Over 1,000 posts of teachers vacant in Haripur
Haripur: More than 1,000 posts of different cadres of teachers have been lying vacant in the government schools in Haripur district, according to sources. They said that about 150 schools in the district were having only one teacher, who was supposed to teach all the subjects to Eve classes.
Speech contest held in Lakki Marwat school
Lakki Marwat: public and private schools from all over the district participated in a speech and debating competitions organized by Pakistan Debating Society and Professional Youth Assembly.
Programme on Global Handwashing Day
Quetta: On the occasion of Global World Handwashing Day, programmes were conducted in girls and boys schools in Quetta.
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Strict action will be taken against teacher absenteeism
Ziarat: Deputy Commissioner Ziarat and District Education Group had a meeting in which DC Ziarat Muhammad Afzal said that a strict action will be taken against teacher absenteeism.
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No compromise on action against teachers absenteeism
Zhob: Deputy Commissioner Zhob, Muhammad Azeem Kakar said that there will be no compromise on action against teachers absenteeism.
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Insaf Students Federation Quetta’s new cabinet elected
Quetta: ISF announces their newly elected cabinet.
303 water coolers installed in ICT schools
Islamabad: The Capital Administration and Development Division (CADD), has so far installed 2147 whiteboards and 303 water coolers in the government educational institutions under the Prime Minister’s Education Reforms Programme.
FBISE HSSC supplementary exams from Oct 24
Islamabad: Federal Board of Intermediate and Secondary Education will conduct higher secondary school certificate supplementary examination from October 24th.
RIS hosts German Spelling Bee competition
Islamabad: Roots International Schools, a proud partner of Goethe Institute and First PASCH School in Pakistan, got the privilege to host the Second Round of PASCH German Spelling Bee Competition - 2017 today with participating school teams from four schools of Islamabad.
AIOU, UNESCO, JICA pledge to strengthen partnership in education sector
Islamabad: Allama Iqbal Open University (AIOU), Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) and the United Nations Education, Scientific and Cultural Organisation (UNESCO) will further strengthen their collaborative partnership to promote non-formal learning system, adult education and teaching programmes for drop-out girls.
Teachers taught to make children think
News desk: As a part of its constant efforts to empower teachers by imparting pedagogical skills to them, Oxford University Press (OUP) organized two symposiums for school teachers on the theme promoting student’s success.
Right to free and compulsory education amendment bill
Islamabad: Member National Assembly, Fouzia Hameed presented an amendment in Bill ‘Right to free and compulsory education’ with hearing and vision tests being made compulsory for children enrolled in schools. Chairman Committee on this occasion said there are missing facilities at schools and absence of teachers.
LUMS, Punjab govt to collaborate in policy making, education
Lahore: The Lahore University of Management Sciences (LUMS) and the Punjab government signed on Tuesday two memorandums of understanding (MoUs) to facilitate research-based policy making and innovation in education.
Special education centers to be set up in Punjab
Punjab minister for special education Chaudhry Muhammad Shafique said that they have initiated a series of projects to establish thirteen special education centers to provide modern educational facilities for special children.
Teachers must impart knowledge after transfer
Hafiz Abad: Government model higher secondary school Hafiz Abad conducted a ceremony on the welcome of its newly appointed Muhammad Altaf and emphasized on how teachers are the key to the future.
Two females transferred from educational department
Hafiz Abad: Deputy Commissioner has transferred Jamila Bibi from the public library to government girls higher secondary school and transferred Raheela Bibi to the public library.
Data entry operator recruited again:
Gujranwala: Data entry operator has been recruited again due to previous issue on sale of computers.
Event held at special education school:
Sargodha: An event was held at the special education school to celebrate the “special charhi” day.
Awards for officers and field staff who worked on 5th and 6th grade examinations
Faisalabad: Punjab Examination Commission has decided to award officers and field staff on their performance on grade 5th and 6th examinations.
Games and sports events in schools at Tehsil level
Faisalabad: Under Education Department, games and sports events are being held in differents Tehsils.
Bus conductor arrested
Lahore: CM Punjab ordered CCPO Lahore Amin Wains to arrest bus conductor who tortured children.
Prize distribution ceremony at Girls Higher Secondary School Kharianwala
Kharianwala: Prize giving ceremony was held Government Girls Higher Secondary School Kharianwala in which students who secured good positions in HSSC part II examination were given prizes.
Incorrect lists of teachers issued
Sanghar: Education Officer added names of deceased and retired officers in list of teachers who remained absent.
National Education Conference given final form
Lahore: the 8th education conference will be held on 21st October in Faisal Auditorium of Punjab University.
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Dengue spray prohibited in educational institutes
Lahore: School admin has been ordered to improve cleanliness in order to avoid Dengue as the spray has been prohibited in school buildings.
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15 million children do not go to school
Lahore: Regional Chairman of Federation, Manzoor ul Haq said that there is a problem in the education sector of Pakistan. 15 million are out of school. There is a need for provision of quality education.
Literature and Revolution
In a paper “Impact of Russian Revolution on contemporary Art, literature and Theatre”activist and faulty member of the University of Edinburg Dr Talat spoke of the factors that contributed to making of all the India Progressive Writer's association and movement of writers.
Student injured after violence inflicted by teacher
Rawalpindi: Race Course Police arrested a teacher after a 6-year-old girl student was tortured by teacher of a private school.
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Many government schools closed in Thatta
Thatta: Promises by education Department remained unfulfilled as many government schools are closed, shortage of furniture and other missing facilities.
'SPEB is helping to improve quality of education'
Karachi: United States Consul-General Grace Shelton and Education Minister Jam Mehtab Dahar attended on Tuesday an agreement-signing between the schools education and literacy department and private organizations to manage government schools built under USAID.
Secretary Schools Education transferred authorities at lower level
Karachi: To make things easier and effective, Security School Education transferred authorities at lower level and notification has been issued.
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Women entrepreneurs raise voice for educating girls
Karachi: Ladies fund gathers 150 women professionals and entrepreneurs belonging to different fields of life to see the work of SME artisan craftswomen and raise funds for deserving girls.
Report demanded from committee on teachers payment
Karachi: Secretary Schools Education Dr. Iqbal Durrani has formed a committee regarding matter of 7000 teachers and staff payment stopped because of biometric verification.
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Letters to the editor
Education is basic right of a child
Increase fees in private schools
Secretary Education Board held charge
Multan: Mr. Khastooraji Shad took as new Secretary Board of Education Multan. He has started his work.
CEO visits Schools
Qadirpuraan: CEO Multan Raees Ahmed paid an unscheduled visit to Government Higher Secondary School Qadirpuraan, checking its cleanliness.
Punjab Teachers Union revolt against privatization of schools
Lodhran: A meeting of Punjab Teachers Union was held under Senior Provincial Vice President Malik Sajjad Akhtar, pointing to protest against privatization of government schools.Complete Story: http://e.jang.com.pk/10-18-2017/multan/pic.asp?picname=06_01.gif
Session Judge visits school
Badin: The Session Judge Badin took notice of crumbling condition of Primary School Muhammad Umar Dilwani after airing of news report about the school. He paid visit to the building and directed the concerned authorities to immediately resolve the issue.
Agitation against unavailability of teacher in school
Islam Kot: A protest was carried by the resident of Village Majni Ji Dhani, along with students, against unavailability of teacher in school, telling that school was dysfunctional since last year.
School building near to collapse
Nabi Sar Road: The building of Government main Primary School Ameer Bakhsh Babar has reached to collapsing condition, due to carelessness of education department. Residents cried that no office cooperates in that regard.
Only one teacher to teach 200 students
Manjhand: Students of the Government Primary School Ali Abad took out a protest against shortage of teachers in the school, stating that only one teacher was available to teach 200 students.
Five teachers to teach 450 students
Mubarak Pur: The Government Primary School Mubarak Pur is facing acute shortage of teachers; only five teachers are available to teach about 450 students. Students recorded protest against the shortage.
Occupied school building vacated
Khanpur: A four room based Primary School of Haji Saiwati Brohi was occupied by local influential since years and its building was utilized as storage house. But the building was now vacated by the Civil Judge, reinstating the school.
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Professors deprived of postings
Sanghar: Professors getting promotions in grade 20 have been deprived of deputation since long time. It has been exposed that some of them have taken their postings by illegal means of giving bribe to Sindh secretariat staff.
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106 schools are under construction in Karachi and Northern Sindh
Karachi: US Consul General Grace Shelton and Sindh Minister for Education Jam Mehtab Dahar on Tuesday witnessed the signing of agreement between School Education and Literacy Department and private organizations to manage government schools built under the United States Agency for International Development (USAID)-funded Sindh Basic Education Program (SBEP).
Most of government schools dysfunctional in Thatta
Thatto: All claims of Sindh Government for Education have been left over to statements, hundreds of students are put behind the curtain deprive of basic facilities. Most of the government schools are reported to be dysfunctional in district Thatta due to carelessness of the department.
Scandal of stopping salary of 7000 teachers
Karachi: The Secretary Schools Education Dr. Iqbal Durrani has issued directives to form a committee to investigate the matter of stoppage of salaries of 7000 teachers due to bio-metric issues. The committee was bound to submit concerned report in 15 days.
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Education Department did not take action against exposed corrupt officers
Karachi: No action was yet started against 209 corrupt officer of Education Department after they were exposed by NAB. Still 27 Officers are given the charges of prominent seats.
Kuli Mir Hassan School under shortage of facilities
Mastung: The Government Boys Middle School Kuli Mir Hassan was upgraded in 2010, but the building is too short to carry over academic process, due to shortage of class rooms; students have to sit under open sky.
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Demand to depute lecturer in inter college
Naal: It has been openly demanded by public for deputation of Lecturers in Inter College Naal, stating that building was completed and classes are about to start.
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Dhadar College Students carry protest rally
Dhadar: A protest rally was held by the students of Inter College Dhadar accompanied by Bakhtiar Ahmed Chandio against delay in up gradation of the college.
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Education is affected due to teachers’ shortage
Bakhtiarabad: The Central Chair Person All Pakistan Tunia Itehad Khan Muhammad Tunia has and others have said in a joint statement that vacant posts in High School Tunia, Girls Middle School Tunia should be filled to suffice the shortage.
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No compromise with absent teachers: DC Zhob
Zhob: Absent teachers will not be given any leniency and their carelessness will not be tolerated. The views were shared by Deputy Commissioner Zhob.
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Our focus of education is children and their future, says Atif Khan
Peshawar: Provincial Minister for Education Muhammad Atif Khan has issued directives to concerned authorities of his department to focus on children out of schools to bring them to schools, so that they may not be deprived of education. He also said that his entire focus of education is children and their future.
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There is need to promote education likely to modern period
Peshawar: The Governor Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Engineer Iqbal Zafar Jhagra said that standard education is crucial for development of any society and there is dire need to bring education up to mark of modern time period.
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Recommendations demanded for regularization of 324 IT teachers
Peshawar: On the directives of Provincial Government, Education Department has sent details of 500 IT staff and 324 IT teachers to the government for their regularization.