202 teachers demand release of pending salaries

Islamabad : As many as 202 Senior Computer Teachers (SCTs) have been waiting for their salaries which have been pending for the last seven months. The SCTs were hired in 2018 under a Technical Assistance Program and placed in Girl’s Educational Institutions (Primary to Graduate) operational under the Federal Directorate of Education (FDE). The project […]

Careful Analysis, Experimentation, and active management reduces energy consumption; Prof Sami

Islamabad : COMSTECH organised an online webinar on Energy consumption by information and communication technologies: facts and challenges on Tuesday to educate the participants on the growing energy consumption through the emergence of the latest technologies. The webinar was delivered by Prof. Sami Erol Gelenbe, a Turkish computer scientist, an electronic engineer, and applied mathematician […]

Special educational tools for differently-abled persons stressed

Islamabad : President Dr. Arif Alvi on Thursday called for introducing special educational tools for differently-abled people, particularly the visually and hearing-impaired persons, to facilitate them in continuing their higher education. The president also emphasised that the huge number of out-of-school children was a major issue that needed to be addressed with the collective efforts […]

Beaconhouse to provide internet across school network

KARACHI: Beaconhouse, the country’s largest network of private educational institutions has partnered with one of the leading ICT companies in Pakistan to provide managed internet services over SD-WAN across the school network. The partnership agreement was signed by Kasim Kasuri, CEO Beaconhouse in a ceremony, where senior officials of both the companies were present. A […]