revised summer holiday schedule due to heat wave in punjab schools

Revised Summer Holiday Schedule Due to Heat Wave in Punjab Schools

Due to the intense heat wave, the Punjab School Education Department has changed the dates for summer holidays in public and private schools across the province. Now, all government and private schools in Punjab, including Lahore, will be closed from May 25. Punjab Education Minister Rana Sikandar Hayat shared that many private schools had requested…

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government launches digital training program for teachersImage credit: Development Action for Mobilization and Emancipation (DAMEN)

Government Launches Digital Training Program for Teachers

The government in Pakistan has started a new program to teach teachers digitally. There are about 1.8 million teachers in the country, and more might join soon. This program is a big step forward for education in Pakistan. It’s run by the National Institute of Excellence in Teacher Education (NIETE) and the LUMS School of…

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unraveling the depths a comprehensive exploration of university of karachiImage credit: University of Karachi

Unraveling the Depths: A Comprehensive Exploration of University of Karachi

The University of Karachi stands tall as one of Pakistan’s premier educational institutions, shaping the minds of generations since its inception. Nestled in the heart of Karachi, the university has emerged as a beacon of academic excellence, fostering a diverse community of scholars, thinkers, and leaders. Join us on a journey as we delve deep…

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empowering communities damen pakistan's development journey

Empowering Communities: DAMEN Pakistan’s Development Journey

Development Action for Mobilization & Emancipation (DAMEN) Pakistan is a non-profit, non-governmental organization established in May 1992 working for alternative development at grass-root level in Pakistan. It is an alliance of social scientists, philanthropists and professionals from various fields having significant experience of working with NGOs in and outside Pakistan. Our Vision: DAMEN Pakistan visualizes…

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punjab prepares for 2024 summer vacations shielding students from heat

Punjab Prepares for 2024 Summer Vacations: Shielding Students from Heat

In Punjab, both public and private schools annually shut their doors for more than two months during summer. This break aims to safeguard students from the blazing heat prevalent in the province. Typically, summer vacations stretch from June to August, coinciding with temperatures soaring above 40 degrees Celsius. Weather forecasts predict temperatures nearing 39°C in…

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