Irfan Habib, son of a madrasa teacher, bags double gold medal at Jadavpur University

Irfan Habib, a student of Mathematics at Jadavpur University, made his family and community proud by winning two gold medals during his undergraduate at the 62nd Convocation of the... Read more »

How are we doing on early childhood education and care? Good, but there’s more to do

While it’s important to recognise the gains we have made, there is also more that needs to be done to have an effective ECEC system. Shutterstock Susan Irvine, Queensland... Read more »

4.94 per cent fall this year in placement of 17 IITs

There has been 4.94 per cent decline in placements of 17 IITs (Indian Institute of Technology), informed Union Human Resource Development Minister Prakash Javdekar in Parliament. Due to the... Read more »

Importance of social and emotional competence for teachers, for very young children and for at-risk students: latest research

By Rebecca Collie and Andrew Martin and Erica Frydenberg Teachers and researchers are increasingly aware of the importance of social and emotional competence in the classroom and beyond, including... Read more »

Get Your Kids Interested in Sports or Physical Activities

Children should be getting at least one hour of physical activity per day. That’s an absolute minimum. When I was a kid, we spent so much time running around... Read more »