#Students

.Washington D.C., DC, USA
In this Sept. 13, 2021, file photo, students board a school bus on New York's Upper West Side.

  • Even as schools have returned in full swing across the country, complications wrought by the pandemic persist
  • Coronavirus outbreaks in school and the quaratines make it a gamble on whether they can attend classes in person
  • Many families don’t know where to turn for information

.New Delhi, Delhi, India
For class 10 students, board exam will begin from November 30 while class 12 exam will begin from December 1. (Picture Credit-ANI)

  • CBSE also released the term 1 date sheet for class 10 and 12 board exams
  • Board will release a instructions to schools in this regard then they have to follow the board guidelines
  • This is the first time that CBSE will conduct board exam in two phases - Terms 1 and 2 under new examination pattern

.New Delhi, Delhi, India
CBSE has divided subjects into two categories. (Photo credit: Envato Elements)

  • CBSE board exams will be held in two phases for the first time this year
  • The subjects have been divided into two categories - major subjects and minor subjects
  • Class twelfth students have 95 minor subjects while tenth graders have 66 options

.New Delhi, Delhi, India
Dr APJ Abdul Kalam believed that students are the force that can take India forward. (Facebook/@kalamcentre)

  • October 15 marks the birth anniversary of India's former President Dr APJ Abdul Kalam
  • UN declared the day as World Students' Day in 2010
  • This year's theme is 'Learning for people, planet, prosperity and peace'

.Washington D.C., DC, USA
(Photo Credit: AP)

  • The vast majority of requests were denied
  • The applicants had the wrong type of loan or repayment plan
  • The Education Department is making other changes to address past problems

.Kabul, Afghanistan
Thousands of people are gathered at the Kabul airport in a bid to flee Afghanistan (Photo Credit: AP)

  • The process had been slowed down for several days even before the Taliban's takeover
  • Several students, businessmen, patients seeking medical attenion have been waiting
  • Female officials will be appointed for documentation of female applicants

.Beijing, China
Chinese President Xi Jinping. (Photo credit: PTI file)

  • Indian students studying in Chinese university protested in Delhi on Monday
  • The demonstrations were against China's strict travel curbs
  • China said that it has no choice but to take preventive measures

.New Delhi, Delhi, India
The VTU is expected to introduce from this 2021-22 academic year in accordance with the national Education Policy (NEP) (Picture credits: Representational image/Unsplash)

  • The new courses will be introduced as a part of revised curriculum
  • The Vice -Chancellor informed the minister on the launch of a subject named “foundations of health science"
  • VTU has decided to undertake a 24-week internship course in all engineering courses

.New Delhi, Delhi, India
Most children with disabilities are not equipped with the basic skills for employment. (Photo Credit: Representational Image/ Unsplash)

  • With the advent of online learning is no longer a laborious work for disabled children’s
  • The lockdown rapidly shifted schools towards online education
  • The 2030 Sustainable Development Goal focuses on “inclusive and quality education for all”

.Orlando, FL, USA
The new guidelines signed by Gevorner Dr. Joseph Ladapo also tweaked the state's prohibition against school mask mandates. (Photo Credit: AP)

  • Florida's newly appointed surgeon general signed new protocols
  • He tweaked the state's prohibition against school mask mandates
  • Ladapo eliminated previous mandates requiring students to quarantine for at least four days off campus