10 Feb 2015
Chandigarh: Former Punjab Chief Minister and senior Congress leader Rajinder Kaur Bhattal on Tuesday lashed out at the Parkash Singh Badal led government over its alleged failure to provide funds to government schools in the state under the Sarva Shiksha Abhiyan (SSA) scheme.
24 Dec 2014
Shimla: Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh on Tuesday underlined the need to protect the Child Rights and saying that it was essential to monitor child abuse and trafficking under Right to Protection.
25 Nov 2014
Aizawl: Hindi teachers under Centrally Sponsored Scheme (CSS) numbering 1,305 have not received their salaries for seven months, Mizoram School Education minister H. Rohluna said on Tuesday.
30 May 2014
New Delhi: World Bank has signed an agreement with the government to provide a loan assistance of USD 1,006.20 million for Sarva Shiksha Abhiyan III, which is the largest ongoing "Education for All" programme in the world.
21 Apr 2015
Burdwan (WB): The Burdwan district administration has decided to introduce self-defence training for girl students in schools. It has been found that school-going girls are often the targets of offenders, who take advantage of the long trek the girls have to undertake to attend schools in rural areas, sometimes alone through the fields, a top district official said.
20 Nov 2014
Itanagar: The BJP on Thursday alleged that huge amounts of central funds allocated for Computer Aided Learning (CAL) programme under the Sarva Shiksha Abhiyan (SSA) has been "misappropriated" by Arunachal Pradesh education department, a charge denied by the state government.
19 Sep 2014
Mumbai: The Bombay High Court on Thursday said that mentally challenged students at shelter homes in Maharashtra can study under Sarva Shiksha Abhiyan (SSA) till they turn 18.
25 Aug 2014
Ahmedabad: Going one step ahead of biometric-based attendance system, the Gujarat Education Department has decided to implement a broader system to monitor physical presence of students and teachers in state-run schools as well as colleges with the help of 'live web streaming' of video or photographs of classrooms.
31 Jul 2014
New Delhi: The enrolment at elementary and secondary levels has been increased substantially on account of Sarva Shiksha Abhiyan and Rashtriya Madhyamik Shiksha Abhiyan, said Union Minister for Human Resources Development Smriti Irani.
21 Apr 2015
New Delhi: The government is working with states to expand sports infrastructure which would help nurture sporting talent in the country.