digitalLEARNING Magazine | Weekly Newsletter | 15 July 2021 | Volume 17 | Issue 24
Edtech startup Teachmint raises $20 million capital for growth
Bengaluru-based e-learning platform, Teachmint, raised $20 million in a Pre-Series B round led by Learn Capital with participation from CM Ventures on Thursday. The company has already raised a capital of $16 million in May, which was its Series A funding round from Learn Capital, CM Ventures, Light Speed, and Better Capital.Read More >
Bihar Board reopens registration window for Class 10 and 12 exams
The Bihar School Examination Board (BSEB) has reopened the registration process for Class 10 and Class 12 exams for 2022. The board said the students who were unable to submit applications for the exams, may now submit the exam forms between July 9 and 15.Read More >
Samsung grants scholarships to 544 Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya students
Samsung India has given scholarships to 544 meritorious students from Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya schools who have qualified for the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) and National Institute of Technology (NIT).
Maharashtra Govt. to reopen schools in COVID free zones from July 15
The Maharashtra government has decided to reopen schools in COVID free zones. According to the government resolution (GR) released recently, the schools that do not have a single Covid case will be allowed to restart physical classes from July 15 onwards.
Dharmendra Pradhan is New Education Minister after cabinet reshuffle
Rajya Sabha MP Dharmendra Pradhan is the new education minister after the cabinet reshuffle that took place on Wednesday. Pradhan has been handling the petroleum ministry during Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s second term, and will now take care of education and skill development.