NITI Aayog CEO Amitabh Kant (C) with Vice Chairman Rajiv Kumar (3rd L) and Rina Ray (R), Secretary, Department of School Education and Literacy, Ministry of HRD, launches School Education Quality Index in New Delhi.
President Ram Nath Kovind honours Gurnam Singh, a teacher from Jammu & Kashmir, during a function to present National Award 2019 to teachers, in New Delhi. Also seen is Union HRD Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank.
Union Minister for Human Resource Development, Ramesh Pokhriyal ‘Nishank’ during the launch of 'School Education Shagun Integrated Online Junction', in New Delhi. MoS for Human Resource Development, Communications and Information Technology Dhotre Sanjay Shamrao and the Secretary (Department of School & Literacy) Rina Ray are also seen.
Demonstrators hold crosses with text that reads in Portuguese "Jobs." "Salaries," "Housing," during a protest against a massive cut in the education budget imposed by the administration of Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro, in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
Demonstrators march against a massive cut in the education budget imposed by the administration of Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro, in Sao Paulo, Brazil. The banner carried by the crowd reads in Portuguese: "Brazil Unites for Education."
Students in the School of International and Public Affairs wave flags at Columbia University's commencement, in New York. More than 14,000 undergraduate and graduate students at the university have completed their studies.
Students take part in a nation-wide education strike in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Federal education officials this month announced budget cuts of $1.85 billion for public education, part of a wider government effort to slash spending.
Students light flares as they protest against a massive cut in the education budget imposed by the administration of Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro in Sao Paulo, Brazil. Federal education officials this month announced budget cuts of $1.85 billion for public education, part of a wider government effort to slash spending.
LGBT activists hold a rainbow flag during a protest outside the Warsaw's town hall in Warsaw, Poland as parents of primary and secondary school pupils protested against the new 12-point LGBT rights declaration signed by the new Mayor Rafal Trzaskowski. The new document sets out the city policy as well as bringing sexual tolerance education into the Polish capital schools.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi addresses a gathering during a function, in Leh region of Jammu and Kashmir. PM Modi launched the University of Ladakh, the first-ever varsity in the Ladakh region of Jammu and Kashmir.
Demonstrators rally outside of the Los Angeles Unified School District headquarters in Los Angeles. The Los Angeles Unified School District Board of Education unanimously ratified a contract with teachers that ended a strike while also approving a resolution asking the state to put new charter schools on hold while the state studies their effects.
The shadow of Los Angeles City Hall is cast on a building while striking Los Angeles Unified teachers gather in Grand Park in Los Angeles. A tentative deal was reached between Los Angeles school officials and the teachers union that will allow educators to return to classrooms after a six-day strike against the nation's second-largest district, officials said.
"Griffin" Hawley, the Golden Retriever service dog, is given a congratulations hug by his owner Brittany Hawley after being presented an honorary diploma by Clarkson, during the Clarkson University "December Recognition Ceremony" in Potsdam, New York. Griffin's owner, Brittany Hawley, also received a graduate degree in Occupational Therapy. Both attended 100% of their classes together.
A teacher conducts a class for underprivileged children at a site for flyover blocks’ construction, in New Delhi. Children's Day is celebrated on Nov. 14th in India, on the birthday of the first Prime Minister Jawaharlal Nehru.
Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan felicitates 96-year-old Karthyayini Amma, a native of Alappuzha, in Thiruvananthapuram. Amma, the oldest candidate who appeared for the state-run Literacy Mission Authority exams, scored 98 marks out of 100.
Riot police spray tear gas at a group of hooded protesters, at the end of peaceful march demanding an end to what they say is sexist education and sexual harassment in Chilean universities, in Santiago, Chile.
Women hold up hands stained with red paint to symbolize blood during a protest march demanding a non-sexist education and for the end of discrimination, harassment and sexual abuse by academics, students and officials, in Santiago, Chile.
Girl students share sweets as they celebrate their success after the results of West Bengal Board of Secondary Education's class 10 examinations were declared, at Balurghat in South Dinajpur district of West Bengal.
Sampriti Rajkhowa of Ramanujan Junior College celebrates her success after the results of State Board of Higher Secondary Education class 12th were declared, in Nagaon District of Assam. Rajkhowa topped with 487 marks.
Karthik Nemmani, 14, from McKinney, Texas, left, watches as confetti falls as he wins the Scripps National Spelling Bee in Oxon Hill, Maryland. At right is runner up Naysa Modi, 12, from Frisco, Texas.