Newsletter January 2014

CBSE pledges against abuse...
A new year, and a new pledge to empower children against child abuse. The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) had issued a circular on January 1 advising affiliated schools to let students take a pledge “to live with self-esteem and dignity” and “not tolerate any abusive activities” in a special ....

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40 CBSE schools to set up counselling centres for pupils, parents
The principals of all 40 CBSE-affiliated schools in the city have decided to leave aside competition and come together for the betterment of children enrolled in their schools.

The principals, under the aegis of CBSE Schools Principals' ....

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Robotic education in govt school corridors
Until recently, robotic education would have been a distant dream for lakhs of government schoolchildren in Karnataka. Not anymore. Students of two government higher primary schools in Hosakerehalli and Veerabhadra Nagar will get free robotic education. This after the department....

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Leading the nation's schools no easy task
Imagine you are employed as a cook in a restaurant. One day, you get promoted to be the head of the restaurant. Now, with no training or guidance, you have to manage the cooking and wait staff, balance the budget, ensure your restaurant is within municipality guidelines, and think of new ideas to improve the restaurant, to make ...

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