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NDA GOVT’S 3 YEARS special series: This government doesn’t believe in dialogue

By Kulbushan Sharma National President NISA having 36,400 school members We made many representations and requests for audience with the ministry of HRD officials in the last two years, but never got a chance to discuss our problems. They don’t believe in dialogue with us. How come DBT (Director Benefit Transfer) didn’t happen to RTE reimbursements, after all DBT is …

Death of an idea: Govt withdraws NCHER Bill

One of the major recommendations of National Knowledge Commission (esb 2005), the brain child of Dr Man Mohan Singh as Prime Minister  & headed by Sam Pitroda, the ‘Telecom Czar’, was creating an over-arching single regulatory mechanism for entire higher education. Taking a cue, the then HRD minister Arjun Singh picked up eminent scientist & former UGC chairman Prof Yash …

TEACHERS DAY or STUDENTS DAY?Live televised Modi’s Pathshala an instant hit, but teachers’ issues still on fringes as India celebrated yet another Teachers Day on September 5

In a welcome change Prime Minister Narendra Modi went live on national television and webcast for a good one and a half hours on September 5, the birthday of former President, philopsopher & educationist Dr Dr. Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan, which is designated as the national teachers day in India, and interacted with students across the country. An estimated 9.51 crore children …

Feature: Education & Skill Development Agenda for the New Govt

Following the successful elections of the 16th Lok Sabha, a new government assumes office in New Delhi. Quite obviously, the new dispensation that will surely adopt a fresh approach at tackling the challenges before the country, has raised public expectations for good governance. As part of our continued focus on the neglected reforms in education & skills education since beginning …

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