Education World

The Guardian view on the art of lexicography: ancient Greek lives on

A new two-volume ancient Greek-English lexicon has just been published by Cambridge University. The work of over 20 years, it defines 37,000 words. One might

Education World

Ministers urged to release data on Covid variants in English schools

School leaders have urged ministers to immediately publish data on the number of Covid-19 variant cases being found in schools and colleges in England, as

Education Health Politics World

No 10 ‘tried to block’ data on spread of new Covid variant in English schools

Downing Street leaned on Public Health England not to publish crucial data on the spread of the new Covid variant in schools, documents seen by

Education Football World

Marcus Rashford: ‘Whenever I hear “no”, I ask myself: why not?’

Imagine being Marcus Rashford. You’re just going about your business, playing football for Manchester United and England, being an everyday sporting superstar. Then you put

Education Science World

Research findings that are probably wrong cited far more than robust ones, study finds

Scientific research findings that are probably wrong gain far more attention than robust results, according to academics who suspect that the bar for publication may

Education

West Bengal govt postpones class 10, 12 state board exams: Details here

The revised schedule for class 10 and 12 board exams will be announced later, said an official.The announcement comes just hours after the state government announced a complete lockdown from Sunday till May 30 in order to contain the spread of COVID-19 in the state
Education

Common admission for varsities in limbo

It plans to give 50% weightage to school board exam results and the rest to results of a common entrance test
Education

UPSC civil services prelims 2021 exam postponed to 10 October due to Covid-19

The Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) has decided to postpone the Civil Services preliminary exam, which was scheduled to be held on 27 June
Education

Karnataka: SSLC Examination deferred amid COVID surge, revised schedule after 2nd wave

SSLC Examination slated to begin from June 21 has been postponed in view of the surge in COVID19 cases, state minister said.Revised schedule will be decided after the second wave dies, he added