The Ceylon Teachers Union (CTU) last week staged a protest in front of the Colombo Zonal office demanding the Government grant them their due promotions and salary arrears.
The Ceylon Teachers' Union (CTU) last week said it would take legal action against the Government for preparing to promote 300 National school performing principals as principals.
A Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) for trilateral collaboration in Science & Technology between Japan, India and Sri Lanka will be signed on April 19.
The Japanese government has provided a grant of Rs 2.1biliion for the construction of a Research & Training Centre at the Agricultural Faculty of Jaffna University, officials said.
The Information Communication Technology Agency (ICTA), in collaboration with the Ministry of Education will set up 100 Digital classrooms in 50 schools across the country, to enhance knowledge on the use of Digital Technology among students, said ICTA CEO Muhunthan Canagey.
The Higher Education Ministry will seek approval for the construction of 16 hostels for undergraduates, at a cost of Rs 1.5 billion, to the of Higher Education Ministry Additional Secretary (Administrative & Finance) P.G. Jayasinghe told the Education Times.
The Ceylon Tamil Teachers Union (CTTU) in the Eastern Province (EP), this week welcomed Government moves to release the Sampoor Maha Vidyalayam for public use, after a decade of occupation by the Navy for security reasons.
The Plantation Human Development Trust, at its Annual General Meeting held on Thursday, granted several scholarships to A/L students from the Plantation Sector who entered university. The Ambassador for Norway to Sri Lanka and the Maldives, Thorbjorn Gaustadseather was the Chief Guest.
The Ceylon Teachers Service Union (CTSU) has slammed the Government for its 4-year delay in enrolling students to the National Colleges of Education (NCE), thereby depriving 13,000 students of gaining entry.
Mission of the Nation (MON) (Guarantee) Ltd, a non-profitable, nongovernmental organisation, launched its maiden project on Jan. 29 in the Gampaha District, at the Don Bosco Auditorium Negombo, to commence its special fundraiser, in aid of the Don Bosco Technical Centre (DBTC), Negombo.