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Students-Parents Get-Together

IMPHAL, May 19: The first ever Students and Parents’ get-together cum teachers’ orientation program, which would continue for three days under the joint aegis of Zeliangrong Students’ Union, Longmai Area; Inpui Students’ Union and Longmai Students’ Union, has underway from today at the common... 

Text Book Stalemate Continues

IMPHAL, May 16: Even as a large number of students launched a futile attempt to storm the office of Board of Secondary Education (BSEM) to protest the shortage of text books, student organizations that initiated the current movement have cautioned that piecemeal solution to the demand will not be acceptable. Demanding... 

EDITORIAL: Beautiful But Rhetoric

For a change, it’s nice to hear that the Government has started discussion to finance the expenses on education in addition to the steps being taken up to provide text books, uniform and even school bags, all free of cost, to students of Government schools. Setting up of Model Schools with an eye on... 

Private High English Schools Contributing Quality Education

In Manipur, Government recognized private English High Schools (particularly the Missionary) are producing till date quality students much more than their Government counterparts. Some major factors responsible for the academic achievements are: (a) integration of nursery and kindergarten classes to... 

EDITORIAL: No Test: Cheers Or Jeers?

It is a tough decision. We are at a loss of word, unable to decide whether to cheer or jeer, but the irony is not lost on us. So the State Government has decided that academic records upto the graduation level from Class X will be the yardstick to determine the selection of graduate teachers and the... 

Govt-COTA Standoff Calls For Special Committee

“The end of education is character.” These are the words of the Shri Satya Saibaba which is reduced to writing in a big banner at the “Keishampat” junction that greets me every morning whenever 1 go for my official works. These words have indeed rightly said which cannot be denied or questioned.... 

EDITORIAL: No Carrots, No Sticks

With the Council of Teachers’ Association sticking to its gun and refusing to budge an inch, the SPF Government has had to fall back on alternative means and rope in the services of part time lecturers, teachers from Government aided schools as well as teachers from private schools to double up... 

District Council Teachers In ZEO, Bishnupur Payroll

IMPHAL, Feb 26: Eight teachers appointed under District Council have been working in schools under ZEO, Bishnupur of School Education Department and drawing salary illegally. Disclosing this to The Sangai Express, a highly placed source said that of the eight teachers appointed under District Council,... 

BJP Endorses COTA’s Demand

IMPHAL, Feb 19: Endorsing the demands of the agitating teachers who are demanding implementation of Central 6th Pay in toto as well as that of the agitation being launched by the students for ensuring normal classes, BJP Manipur Pradesh has pressurized the State Government to bring about an amicable... 

In Chamu, Govt Schools Sustain On Charity From Public

Government School at Chamu. Image Credit: Sangai Photo. CHAMU (Indo-Myanmar Border), Feb 14 : Even as the Right to Education Act aimed at ensuring free and compulsory education to children below 14 years of age was implemented all over the country from last year, the same Act  has no meaning for the... 

Battle Between Two Failures

No one seems to know the exact demand of the Council of Teachers’ Association and no one also knows the exact reason why the Government continues to stick to its stand, forcing the teachers to launch a series of agitation. Only one point, that too dotted with Government usage of words and phrases,... 

COTA Starts Fast Unto Death Stir

IMPHAL, Jan 19: Decrying the failure of the State Government to implement the 6th Central Revised Pay recommendations in toto, as demanded, despite launching various forms of agitation under the joint aegis of Council of Teachers’ Association (COTA), teachers from Primary level to Higher Secondary... 

COTA Set to Launch Fast Unto Death Stir

IMPHAL, Jan 18: Intensifying their agitation for implementation of the 6th Central Revised Pay in toto, the Council of Teachers’ Association (COTA) is all set to launch a fast unto death stir until their demand is fulfilled. The COTA has selected a team of 50 teachers for the batch of the fast...