New Delhi, Jan 10 (IBNS) The Union Cabinet has given its approval to transfer schools run by the Central Tibetan Schools Administration (CTSA) to the Department of Education (DoE), Central Tibetan Administration (CTA) or any registered society run...
If your child studies in a Kendriya Vidyalaya, be prepared for a steep hike in school fee. The Kendriya Vidyalaya Sangathan’s board of governors, which is meeting on Friday, is likely to clear a three-fold hike in fees.
Donating to the Schuylkill Valley Elementary School library is now just a few computer mouse clicks away.
The school has launched a fundraising effort to get some new books on its shelves, said Amber Rubendall, school librarian. The initial goal is to raise $1,000 by February.
"I thought, 'Why don't we give this a shot and see how it goes?' " Rubendall said of the fundraiser.
The school is using a free Web program called Save Our School Library, or SOS Library, in which people can go online and select books from a wish list to donate. They also can donate money directly to the library on the site.
Just as many high school teachers are becoming comfortable with incorporating smartphones and other digital devices into classrooms to aid with learning, a new study finds that a majority of high school students are already using cell phones in class—to text, send emails, and browse social media sites.
A teacher librarian's story......I explain to him that it is vital that librarians shout about all the wonderful activities happening in their library. I do just that with this blog, the library website, twitter, email blasts, discussions with my principal, notices in the daily memo and articles in the school monthly newsletter. Since I became a librarian, I have used whatever media was available to advertise the library. I had to.