Auto Refresh
Advertisement

News, Punjab

Pb Govt allows teaching social studies in English medium in Government Schools

Published May 16, 2020, 2:00 pm IST | Updated May 16, 2020, 2:00 pm IST

The Punjab Government has allowed the teaching of social studies in English medium in all the government schools

Government Of Punjab
Government Of Punjab

Chandigarh :  The Punjab Government has allowed the teaching of social studies in English medium in all the government schools with the objective of empowering the students of government schools on par with the students of private schools and increasing the enrollment of children in government schools.

 A spokesperson of the State Council of Education Research and Training (SCERT) Punjab office here today said that the director of the council Mr. Inderdeep Singh has written a letter to the district education officers in this regard.

Advertisement

 According to the spokesperson, Science and Mathematics are already being taught in English medium in government schools and now social studies has also been allowed to be taught in English medium in all government schools. It has also been clarified that English medium will be applied only on the option given by the students and no student will be compelled to do so. The decision is expected to significantly increase the enrollment in government schools.

PTI

Location: India, Chandigarh

Advertisement
Advertisement

A 15-year-old girl who dropped out of studies and is selling tea

26 Sep 2022 3:38 PM
These workers standing in the labor squares are longing to go to work

These workers standing in the labor squares are longing to go to work

Guru da Singh earns from labor, runs Auto Rickshaw in Mohali

Guru da Singh earns from labor, runs Auto Rickshaw in Mohali

Mother Charan Kaur's message to son Sidhu's killers

Mother Charan Kaur's message to son Sidhu's killers

Advertisement