Envision Guyana “the way would like to live” – former Education Minister

first_imgMae’s graduationThe 2018 graduating class of Mae’s Schools was charged by former Education Minister Priya Manickchand to envision the Guyana they would like to live in and involve themselves in work that would get the country there.The students were congratulated for their hard work and told that they were already winners as millions of children across the world are unable to complete their primary education.Manickchand pointed out to the graduating class that they are all intelligent students who could and must do well where ever they go.She used statistics to show that schools all across the country are doing well andFormer Education Minister Priya Manickchand with Mae’s student, Anjalie Dhoray who secured a perfect score in Social Studies. Also in photo is Anjalie’s mother, Christine Dhoraypointed out that children that topped the region at CXC had come Anna Regina, Region Two (Pomeroon-Supenaam) and New Amsterdam, Berbice, Region Six (East Berbice-Corentyne). She urged the graduates to go on and shine and involve themselves in the civic life of the country so that together we could take Guyana forward.Manickchand especially recognised Maefield Rodrigues, who she said is a pioneer in the private school industry. She hailed the teachers for giving consistently good results to those they teach but implored them to keep consciously examining their methods for relevance and effectiveness.Nalia Rahaman, 11, of Westfield Prep, is the country’s top student at the National Grade Six Assessment (NGSA) examinations, having secured a perfect score of 529.The elated student explained that she was very happy to have been informed that she had secured the top spot this year. Rahaman sat the examination at a tender age of 10 with the aspiration of becoming an author.The top student for Region One (Barima-Waini) was Romario De Souza; from Region Two (Pomeroon-Supenaam), it was Alex Muntaz; from Region Three (Essequibo Islands-West Demerara), it was Darren Ramphal; from Region Four (Demerara-Mahaica), Kaydee Ali prevailed; as did Anne Khemraj from Region Five (Mahaica-Berbice), Rajiv Babulall from Region Six (East Berbice-Corentyne), Kenneth Edwards from Region Seven (Cuyuni-Mazaruni), Lotasha Stanislaus from Region Eight (Potaro-Siparuni), Nikolai Kissoon from Region Nine (Upper Takutu-Upper Essequibo), and Shakina Mc Gregor from Region 10 (Upper Demerara-Berbice).last_img read more

Maharashtra Engineering Seat Allotment 2016: 81175 students allocated seats in first round

first_imgThe Directorate of Technical Education, Maharashtra, has released the final merit status on Tuesday, June 28. A total of 81,175 engineering students were allocated seats in various colleges. Three options to choose:Freeze: If the candidates will get the preferred choice of course and college at any stage of counselling, they can freeze a seat. Slide: If the students had marked as higher preference of a seat, they have an option to slide.Float: In this option, the students can get a seat of their preference, but they can change it at the fourth round of counselling.The qualified students for admission must visit the reporting centre:”All students who have been allocated seats, must visit the admission reporting centre irrespective of whether they are satisfied with the seat allotted to them,” said Dayanand Meshram, Joint Director, Directorate of Technical Education (DTE), according to a report in The Indian Express.He further added in a report, “the candidates will miss an opportunity of reallocation if they won’t report at the ARC till July 5.” The Maharashtra government shall declare the results of B.Ed CET tomorrow, June 30. The candidates can check their results through the official website bed.mhpravesh.inAbout DTE:The role of the Directorate is to maintain and enhance the standard and quality of technical education by laying the policies, establishing developing government institutions, guiding supervising the aided, private institutions, interacting with industry and national level institutions etc.For more details, the candidates can visit the official website. Get latest updates on exam notifications and scholarships across India and abroad here.   advertisementFor more updates, follow India Today Education or you can write to us at education.intoday@gmail.comlast_img read more