Tech conference held at Greenbush Education Service Center

Dozens of teachers get a glimpse of the future today at the Greenbush Education Service Center. The session focused on technology, and how it can be used to enhance their student’s learning. When you think of using technology in the classroom, many of us might think of something like using a 3D printer, or virtual reality. And while that was on display, and certainly can be used to teach a wide range of topics, that wasn’t necessarily the only focus of today’s conference. The teachers I talked to say there’s…

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Institutes to face action for not returning fees if one withdraws admission

In a stern message to Higher Education Institutes, Minister of State for HRD Ministry Dr. Satyapal Singh on Wednesday said that institutions would face action for failing to return the fees in case a student withdraws his/her admission. “Any institution not returning fees in case of withdrawal of admission will have to face action,” Singh tweeted. The Minister said that institutions will no longer be allowed to exploit students. The move is being seen as a great relief to many students who are often at a disadvantage if they choose…

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