27th October, 2017
Research as a career: Better prospects for science, engg
The plan for higher fellowships grants across IITs and the IISc is welcome, say faculty and educationists, but other streams need focus and funding too.
26th October, 2017
Snapchat lays off recruiting staff, announces hiring cutbacks
Snap Inc., parent company of Snapchat, laid off 18 employees from its recruiting division late last week, Variety reports. CEO Evan Spiegel also emailed e...
25th October, 2017
Bihar board Class 10 board exams from Feb 21, no home centre for practical
The Bihar School Examination Board (BSEB) will conduct the matriculation or Class 10 board examination between February 21 and 28, 2018.
24th October, 2017
Technical institutes told to display accreditation on their websites
AICTE said all institutions should display their accreditation status on the web portal to create awareness among students and public about the accredited courses.
23rd October, 2017
Corporations are going to college, trying to hang out with the cool kids
Corporate representatives have descended upon top universities to take part in a new form of on-campus recruiting outreach, OZY reports.
21st October, 2017
Workers admit to being bored an average of 10.5 hours a week
According to a survey from OfficeTeam, professionals admit they're bored at work for about 10.5 hours a week. The Robert Half company polled 380 U.S. workers and 300 senior managers for the surve...
20th October, 2017
How to make Indiaâ€™s education system 21st century-ready
Teaching computational thinking to students can equip them with foundation and higher-order thinking skills
18th October, 2017
Need help to remember what youâ€™ve studied? How to make notes that really work
While youâ€™re writing, youâ€™re also thinking about what you are writing, which helps your mind engage more actively with the information and thus store it better.
17th October, 2017
There Will Be No Untrained Teacher By March 2019: Union Minister Upendra Kushwaha
All untrained teachers in the country will be trained by the end of March 2019 in the elementary education system, Union Minister Upendra Kushwaha said.
16th October, 2017
Have Smartphones Destroyed a Generation?
One day last summer, around noon, I called Athena, a 13-year-old who lives in Houston, Texas. She answered her phoneâ€”sheâ€™s had an iPhone since she was 11â€”sounding as if sheâ...