Minority View: Black education: A glimmer of hope

In reference to efforts to teach black children, the president of the St. Petersburg, Florida, chapter of the NAACP, Maria Scruggs, said: “The (school) district has shown they just can’t do it. … Now it’s time for the community to step in.” That’s a recognition that politicians and the education establishment, after decades of promises, […]

Delhi University Ad Hoc Teachers Begin Hunger Strike

Delhi University ad hoc teachers begin hunger strike New Delhi: A group of 20 ad hoc teachers of the Delhi University began a hunger strike Friday demanding same benefits as given to permanent teachers and the former’s immediate absorption. The teachers began their strike outside the Faculty of Arts. Aditya Narayan Misra, president, Academics for Action […]

Three Arrested For Running Fake Education Board In Delhi

Police said the gang prepared more than 23 websites of the fake board. New Delhi: The Delhi Police has arrested three men for allegedly running a fake education board in the national capital and other parts of the country, officials said on Wednesday. The accused have been identified as Altaf Raja (23), Shambhu Nath Mishra (46) […]