Primary education

Primary education

'PEC exam unlikely this year too'

Like the JSC and JDC examinations, the Primary Education Completion (PEC) examinations will not be held this year. The students will be assessed through annual examinations

'PEC exam unlikely this year too'

PEC, JSC exams must be stopped to reduce pressure on children

It is the month of October and the academic year ends in December. However, the students and their guardians are yet to know whether the Primary Education Completion (PEC) exam will be held this year ...

Editorial

Primary and secondary level of education

Increasing school attendance a big challenge

Attendance of students at primary and secondary level was not up to the expected level on the first day of the reopening of educational institution on 12 September

Increasing school attendance a big challenge

Narail school teacher, her 5th-grader son infected with Covid-19

School authorities continues classes as none of the other teachers or students contracted the virus after them

Narail school teacher, her 5th-grader son infected with Covid-19

New curriculum

Textbooks to be changed, learning to be easier

There are to be three books in Class 1 and Class 2, six books in Class 3, 4 and 5, and 10 books at the secondary level

Textbooks to be changed, learning to be easier

Five girl students contract Covid-19 at primary school

Five students of fourth and fifth grades have tested positive for Covid-19 at a primary school in Thakurgaon sadar upazila

Main gate of Bahadurpara Government Primary School in Thakurgaon sadar upazila

Vaccinate students expeditiously

Why delay in reopening universities

It was expected that the universities would get priority in terms of reopening of the educational institutions. However in reality, universities are being reopened after other educational institutions

Why delay in reopening universities

New curricula: Implementation to be a 'big challenge'

Bringing about a change in the evaluation of students, a new curriculum is going to be implemented from the pre-primary to the higher secondary level

Children at one Government Girls’ High School in Jashore.

Interview: Md Abdus Salam

'Learning recovery must be given more importance than exams'

We sent low-income people, readymade garment industry workers, to the factories, but kept the educational institutions closed for students, says Dr Md Abdus Salam, professor at Dhaka University's ...

Md Abdus Salam

Flood situation

Over 500 schools under water

More than 500 schools in 10 districts were submerged by floods this year. Flood water receded from many of the institutions but left those unusable. Moreover, some of the schools were damaged by ...

Over 500 schools under water
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