Formative Assessment 2022: FA Tools, Marks, Grades & Guidelines for TS Schools

Formative Assessment FA Tools Marks & Grades Guidelines: As per the instructions of the Commissioner and Director of School Education, Telangana State, the children’s performance of Class 1st to 8th under Formative Assessment – I should be recorded as per its schedule. Therefore the Mandal Educational Officers are directed to issue the instructions to all the Head Masters of Primary, Upper Primary, and High Schools to record the children’s performance under Formative Assessment – I as per its dates and obtain the Formative Assessment – I data school wise. Formative assessment Assessment for English Subject: Formative assessment can be interpreted as assessment for learning and assessment as learning which is distinct from summative assessment of learning. Guidelines for Formative Assessment. TS School FA 2 Question Papers 2022 for Formative Assessment TS School FA 1 Question Papers 2022 for Formative Assessment 4 Tools in FA There are four tools in formative

TS School SA 1 Exams 2022 conducting guidelines

Guidelines for Conduct of SA 1 Exams in TS Schools 2017-2018 – SCERT Telangana – R.No:7002, Dated:13.09.2017::  Subject: SCERT, Telangana, Hyderabad – Conduct of examinations (SA-I) from 23.10.2017 to 28.10.2017 and correction of answer scripts, completion of Cumulative Records, conduct of parents meeting in all Government, Government Aided and Private Schools – Order issued – Reg. All the RJDSEs and DEOs in the State are hereby informed that vide reference 1 cited, orders have been issued for the conduct of two Summative Assessments in an academic year. Accordingly, instructions have been issued to all types of schools in the State along with dates for the conduct for Formative and Summative Assessments as per the academic calendar. In this regard, the examinations (SA-I)from classes I to X shall be conducted from 23.10.2017 to 28.10.2017 in all Government, Government Aided and Private Recognized Schools.  The schedule for conduct of SA-I examinations is as follows: Note: The examination

TS School Complex Meetings Conducting Guidelines 2022

TS School Complex Meetings Conducting Guidelines: Telangana State, School Education Department has given the detailed guidelines for conducting TS School Complex meetings in Telangana. Recently, State Level training was conducted to the Headmasters of each district for subject experts and after this training and discussions, certain guidelines have been prepared for conducting the School Complex Meetings in Telangana State.   A Training module has been prepared for School complex Headmasters for conducting the School Complex meetings in a smooth way. The District level training would be conducted on this subject to all the SCHMs and Secretaries by each DEO at the District Level. These instructions are treated as revised guidelines for the conduct of School Complex Level Training at the cluster level. PROCEEDINGS OF THE COMMISSIONER OF SCHOOL EDUCATION &EX-OFFICIO STATE PROJECT DIRECTOR, SAMAGRA SHIKSHA, HYDERABAD Rc.No. 3588 /TSS/T6/Pdg/2019 Dt: 23.07.2019 Subject: School Education – TSS, Hyderabad – Conduct of School Complex Meetings

APTET Exam Pattern 2022, Check Paper 1, Paper 2 exam pattern from here

AP Govt has decided to conduct the AP TET as Computer Based Test. For this, AP TET 2022 Guidelines and APTET Exam Pattern 2022 have been released by Andhra Pradesh State Government, School Education Department for conducting Andhra Pradesh State Teacher Eligibility Test (AP TET) under the Right of Children to Free and Compulsory Education Act (RTE), 2009. For more details are available at https://aptet.apcfss.in. Guidelines for conducting Andhra Pradesh State Teacher Eligibility Test (AP-TET) under the Right of Children to Free and Compulsory Education Act (RTE), 2009 were issued for conducting Teachers Eligibility Test. I . Eligibility Criteria for Candidates for Appearing APTET: The candidates at the time of applying for AP-TET should be in possession of the following minimum qualifications prescribed for category of I to V classes (Paper- I) and VI to VIII classes (Paper – II) separately. (a) Minimum Qualifications For APTET Paper-I A (Classes I

TS SSC Exam Fee Payment 2022, How to Pay at bse.telangana.gov.in

Board of Secondary Education, Telangana has released TS SSC Exam Fee Payment 2022 Schedule notification on its official website, https://bse.telangana.gov.in/. Students who will be appearing the 10th Class board examinations can check details and download the Telangana SSC Exam Fee Payment Dates from the SSC Web page. Directorate of Government Examinations, Telangana popularly known as SSC Board has given details guidelines to all the Head Masters to payment of exam fee, preparation of NRs and preparation OMR cum ICR forms. HMs should pay the exam fee through online mode only. Guidelines for Remittance of Fees for TS SSC Public Exams: Collect the examination fee and other fees as given in the notification and remit the amount through the prescribed consolidated Challan duly noting the names of the candidates who have paid the examination fees, on the backside of the challan. If the space on the backside of the challan is

AP School Readiness Programme 2022 under 3Rs School & Class Readiness Program

AP School Readiness Programme Guidelines & Action Plan: The State Project Director, Sarva Siksha Abhiyan, Andhra Pradesh, Hyderabad has issued certain guidelines for Launch of a 45-day program of School Readiness for class I and II and Class Readiness for classes II to X across the State in Telugu and Urdu medium schools from 15th June to 13th August 2020.   In this connection, SPD has informed that on the lines of the recommendations of the PAB, the focus is given to the acquisition of Language skills (LSRW) and Mathematical Skills( 4 Fundamental Processes) by children of classes 2nd to 10th of Telugu and Urdu medium schools. In respect of school readiness, the teachers will take up relevant Playful Activities in order to make the child ready Psychologically, Physically and sociologically and also to receive the instruction more in an informal way. The Andhra Pradesh School Education and District Educational

AP School Time Table 2022, Check Foundational, High School Timings, Periods

AP School Time Table 2022, Check Foundational, High School Timings. School Timings and Half day School Timings have been prepared by school education department for High Schools with Classes 3 to 7/8, Classes 3 to 10, Classes 3 to 12 and Classes 6 to 10 and Classes 1 to 2 and Classes 1 to 5. Conduct the Co-Curricular Activities in 6th, 7th and 8th periods every day in AP Schools. AP Schools Time Table Preparation and Implementation Guidelines, Work Load With Subject Distribution and Instructions to Headmasters of Upper Primary and Highs Schools. All the headmasters of High schools and Upper Primary schools in the State of Andhra Pradesh follow the guidelines while preparation and implementation of Time table. The Headmasters of Upper Primary and High Schools prepare timetable based on number of teachers available and number of sections in the school. Headmaster should follow Weightage of Periods as mentioned in the

APMS Inter Result 2022, Check AP Model School Inter first year admission result at apms.apcfss.in

APMS Inter Result 2022 or AP Model School Inter result 2022 will be released by the Director of School Education on its admission website, https://apms.apcfss.in/ after completion of registration process. Students who have applied for the AP Model School Inter first year admission stream can check details and download the result from the result web portal by using login details. Guidelines & Procedure for APMS Inter first-year course admissions: Procedure and Guidelines for Admission into the First year intermediate course in AP Model schools for this academic year.  With an objective to provide free and quality education in Andhra Pradesh, 155 A.P. Model Schools are established from this academic year by the Government in the educationally backward Mandals of Andhra Pradesh. Name Of The Result APMS Inter Result 2022 Conducting Agency Name AP Model School Title Download APMS Inter first year Admission Result 2022 Subject Education Department, AP would release

INSPIRE Awards Manak Online Nominations & Registrations, Guidelines, Action Plan 2021

Under INSPIRE Awards Manak scheme, all recognized schools in the country (whether run by Central Government or State Government or local body or NGOs), including private schools (aided or unaided), having classes from 6th to 10th (whether all or some), are eligible to enroll in the scheme and submit nominations of eligible children to DST through their respective District/State education authorities online/ off-line. Before filing nominations on-line, the concerned schools will have to do a one-time registration process and obtain a permanent registration no. (Application No.) from their respective district authority. Nominations for INSPIRE Awards-MANAK 2021-22 are Open and The last date for submission of entries under INSPIRE Awards – MANAK is extended until 15th October, 2021. INSPIRE AWARDS MANAK Online nominations, Registrations Guidelines and Action plan. Schools one time registrations and online nominations instructions, Inspire Schools registrations, Inspire awards Online nominations, Implementation of INSPIRE AWARDS MANAK Scheme. SCERT Telangana. MANAK

Guidelines for Inspire District Level Science Exhibitions & Project Competitions 2021

Inspire District Level Science Exhibitions & Project Competitions 2020: Guidelines for Conduct of DLEPCs, Inspire Award Scheme District Level Science Exhibitions, Project Competitions Schedule, INSPIRE: “Innovation in Science Pursuit for Inspired Research (INSPIRE)” is an innovative program sponsored and managed by the Department of Science & Technology (DST) for the attraction of talent to science. The basic objective of INSPIRE is to communicate to the youth of the country the excitement of creative pursuit of science, attract talent to the study of science at an early age and thus build the required critical human resource pool for strengthening and expanding the Science& Technology system and R&D base. A striking feature of the programme is that it does not believe in conducting competitive exams for identification of talent at any level. It believes in and relies on the efficacy of the existing educational structure for the identification of talent. * The

TS School Badi Bata Guidelines 2022, check the activities and more details

The C and DSE Telangana has given instructions on Conduct of Prof. Jaya Shankar Badi Bata Programme or TS School Badi Bata Guidelines for this year in TS Schools. Below mentioned Preparatory Programmes (Activities) should be organized in the month of June. Time to time detailed guidelines and instructions to be issued soon on TS schools Students Enrollment Drive, LEP 3Rs Remedial Teaching Porgramme, School Readiness – Class Readiness Porgramme, Badi Bata Schedule, Badi Bata Activities, Badi Bata Guidelines, Badi Bata Day wise Programmes, Badi Bata Programmes Day wise Activities. The day wise schedule and programme of BadiBata will be communicated separately. TS Schools Badi Bata Programme to be conducted during June 2019. Badi Bata Programme: The school teachers would conduct door- to- door campaign for the enrolment of students into the government sector, conduct mass Aksharabhyasam, distribution of books and highlight importance of government education. Enrolment of the Children -Professor Jayashankar Badibata

TS SSC Nominal Rolls 2022 Preparation Guidelines, Check NR details from here

Board of Secondary Education, Telangana issued guidelines for preparation of TS SSC Nominal Rolls 2022 on its official website, https://bse.telangana.gov.in/ and Check NR details from here. These guidelines are called as HM Guidelines for Preparation of Nominal Rolls. In the view of SSC, OSSC, and SSC (Vocational Course) Public Examinations, the Director of Government Examination Board, Govt. of Telangana has given the important instructions to all the Head of the High Schools/HMs for the preparation of Nominal Rolls for TS SSC Exams and submission of the same to the District Educational Officers concerned for onward submission to the Office of the DGE, T.S., Hyderabad. Name of the Nominal Rolls TS SSC Nominal Rolls 2022 Title Check the TS SSC Nominal Rolls Preparation Guidelines Subject BSE Telangana released TS SSC Nominal Rolls Preparation Guidelines to HMs Category Guidelines Official Website https://bse.telangana.gov.in/ TS 10th Class Nominal Rolls Preparation of Nominal Rolls HM

TS TET Guidelines 2022 for Teacher Eligibility Test

TS TET 20210 Conducting Guidelines, Telangana TS TET 2020 Conducting Guidelines: GO.36, TS TET 2020 Conducting Guidelines, Guidelines for conducting Telangana State Teacher Eligibility Test (TS-TET), Eligibility Criteria, Qualifications for TS TET Paper I, II, Structure and Content, Exam Pattern, Pass Marks/Qualifying Marks in TS TET, Memo, Certificates Validity details are given in this GO.36. Government of Telangana, School Education Department, Guidelines for conducting Telangana State Teacher Eligibility Test (TS-TET) under the Right of Children to Free and Compulsory Education Act (RTE), 2009. GO.MS.No. 36 Dated: 23-12-2015, Reference: 1) RTE Act-2009 of Ministry of Law and Justice, Govt. of India, dt.27.08.2009; 2) NCTE Gazette Notification, Dt.23.8.2010; 3) NCTE, Guidelines for the conduct of TET communicated vide Lr.No.76- 4/2010/Acad,dt.11.2.2011.; 4) NCTE Gazette Notification, dt.29.7.2011.; 5) G.O.Ms.No.51, SE (Genl.) Dept., dt.16.4.2011.; 6) G.O.Ms.No.70, SE (Genl.) Dept., dt.06.6.2011.; 7) G.O.Ms.No.102, Education (SE.Genl.II) Dept., dt.28.7.2011.; 8) G.O.Ms.No.256, Finance(SMPC-I) Dept., dt.8.12.2011.; 9) G.O.Ms.No.4, Edn. (Ser.II)

AP POLYCET Exam Date 2022 for Polytechnic Common Entrance Test

Andhra Pradesh State Board of Technical Education and Training, SBTET has released the notification for the AP Polytechnic Entrance Test or AP POLYCET 2022. The examination for entrance to the various polytechnics in the state would be conducted on May 29, 2022. Online application form is now available on polycetap.nic.in. Candidates who are interested in the examination are advised to fill the application form at the earlier. Candidates can apply online from April 11, 2022 to May 18, 2022. The AP Polytechnic entrance examination would be conducted on May 29. Results would be tentatively announced on June 10, 2022. Guidelines for filling the online application form are detailed in the application booklet. Students would need to enter their SSC Hall Ticket number and affix a passport size photograph. Candidates are advised to go through the AP POLYCET 2022 Booklet carefully. Please remember not to staple the photograph. Duly filled and signed application form has to

TS SSC OMR cum ICR Forms 2022 Preparation Guidelines, Check details from here

Board of Secondary Education, Telangana issued guidelines for preparation of TS SSC OMR cum ICR Forms 2022 on its official website, https://bse.telangana.gov.in/ and Check OMR cum ICR details from here. These guidelines are called as HM Guidelines for Preparation of OMR cum ICR. Guidelines to HMs for Preparation of OMR cum ICR Forms: Presenting the pupils for TS SSC Public Examinations in the State, HM Instructions for SSC Public Exams. In the view of SSC, OSSC, and SSC (Vocational Course) Public Examinations. The DGE Telangana has given important instructions to all the Head of the High Schools/Headmaster for the preparation of OMR cum ICR forms and submission of the same to the District Educational Officers concerned for onward submission to the Office of the DGE, T.S., Hyderabad. Name of the Forms TS SSC OMR cum ICR Forms 2022 Title Check the TS SSC OMR cum ICR Forms 2022 Preparation Guidelines

TOSS SSC Inter Theory & Practical Exams Centers Guidelines 2022

TOSS SSC Inter Theory & Practical Exams Centers: Telangana Open School Society-Rc.No.32,TOSS – Intermediate & SSC (TOSS) Public Examinations, October 2016. Accordingly, the SSC and Intermediate (TOSS) Examinations October 2016 are scheduled from 01.10.2016 to 14.10.2016. All the District Educational Officers in the Telangana State are informed that the Government in the Memo No. 2861/SE-Prog-I/2016-3, Dt:20.04.2016, School Education Department have issued instructions to introduce the jumbling system while constituting Theory /Practical examination centers for SSC & Intermediate TOSS examinations of October 2016. Accordingly, steps are being taken by the TOSS to introduce jumbling system from this examination. Therefore all the District Educational Officers in the State are requested to follow the instructions of the Government as mandatory, for constitution of SSC/Intermediate Public Examination Centres for October 2016 Examination and onwards. I. GUIDELINES FOR CONSTITUTION OF THEORY EXAMINATION CENTRES:i. All the District Educational Officers are requested to choose Government Institutions only as Examination Centres for

AP Employees Transfers 2022 and Postings Guidelines, Procedure, Principles

AP Employees Transfers 2022 and Postings Guidelines, Procedure, Principles. AP Employees Transfers and Postings guidelines, Procedure, Principles transfers.ap.gov.in Online Employees Transfer System has been introduced for AP Employees transfers. An Online transfer application form has introduced for employees. Here, Transfers and Postings of AP Employees Guidelines and Instructions details given here. Government of Andhra Pradesh, Public Services – Human Resources – Transfers and Postings of Employees – Guidelines /Instructions – Orders – Issued. FINANCE (HR.I-PLG. & POLICY) DEPARTMENT G.O.Ms.No.116 Dated:07-06-2022. The Government is committed to the welfare of its employees and seeks to promote work-life balance to enable the employees and their families lead happy and contented lives. In this direction, the Government’s policy is to ensure that every employee is posted at a work place where she/he is most productive and contributes his / her best for improved governance and efficient public services. Overall, the Government is committed to right placement of the

AP Employees Transfers Online Application 2022 and check the instructions

Transfer and Postings of AP Employees, Guidelines/ Instructions, Employees Online Transfers Application Form, Govt of AP, GO.No.105,Dt:15-06-2016: Public Services – Human Resources – Transfers and Postings of Employees – Online Employee Transfer System – Guidelines / Instructions–Issued. Reference: 1. G.O. Ms. No. 102 Finance (HR I) Department dated 10.06.2016. Orders: In the reference read above the Government has issued orders for relaxation of the ban on transfers for the period to 10th June to 20th June 2016 and issued guidelines for the transfer of employees. As per the orders, the transfers should be undertaken in a transparent process using IT applications. Accordingly, the Government has developed an ‘Online Employees Transfer System’ (OETS) application to be used by the individual employees/DDO/Establishment Officers and the competent authorities concerned and instruct that all the transfers may be done through this system. 2. Necessary instructions for the use of ‘Online Employees Transfer System’ are

TSGLI Policy Number Updation on IFMIS web Portal & Guidelines 2022

Important Guidelines for TSGLI Policy Number Updation on IFMIS web Portal at Employee Masters web page and Important Instructions and Guidelines to TSGLI Policyholders and DDOs. JD of Insurance Office Letter.No.07 and Issued Date: 18-01-2020. For more details are available at http://tsgli.telangana.gov.in. Government Of Telangana, Joint Director of Insurance Warangal has given instructions and guidelines on ‘Updation of TSGLI policy number on IFMIS portal for Ensuring proper Insurance coverage’ to all District officers of Warangal (U)/ Warangal (R)/ Jalgaon/ Mahabubabad /JS Bhupalpally under Automation of TSGLI policyholder services of Telangana State Government Life Insurance Department Insurance Office Letter Subject: Telangana State Government Life Insurance Department – DIO – WGL- Automation of TSGLI policyholder services – Updation of TSGLI policy number on IFMIS portal – Ensuring proper Insurance coverage – certain guidelines communicated – Regarding Reference Govt Orders of TSGLI: GO Ms.No.368 Fm & Plg. FW Admn II) Dept. dated 15-11-1994.

NAT Scheme: National Awards to Teachers Scheme Guidelines, Selection procedure

Scheme of National Awards to Teachers Guidelines, The Scheme of National Award to Teachers was started in the year 1958-59 with the object of raising the prestige of teachers and giving public recognition to the meritorious services of outstanding teachers working in Primary, Middle and Higher Secondary Schools. In 1967-68 the scope of the scheme was enlarged to cover the teachers of Sanskrit Pathshalas, Tolls, etc. run on traditional lines. In 1976 the scheme was further enlarged to cover Arabic/Persian teachers of Madrasas. From the award year 1993, the scheme has further been enlarged to cover teachers from Sainik Schools, Navodaya Vidyalayas and schools run by Atomic Energy Education Society. Earlier CBSE had been allocated a quota of 10 awards – 2 for each zone subject to availability in case of shortfall of recommendation from the entitled States/UTs and organizations. Each award carries with it a certificate of merit, a

KVS Admission Schedule 2022 for Kendriya Vidyalayas & Apply Online at kvsangathan.nic.in

Kendriya Vidyalaya Sangathan has released KVS Admission Schedule 2022 for Class 1 for the academic year 2022-23 on its official website. Parents or guardians who want to register their children for the admission process can check the schedule on the official site of KVS on kvsangathan.nic.in. KVS Admissions would be done as per the Admission Guidelines. Kendriya Vidyalaya Sangathan, KVS has released the schedule for the KVS Admissions 2022. The registration process would begin in February month. Interested candidates and their parents can register themselves for the admission process through the official site of KVS at kvsangathan.nic.in. Kendriya Vidyalaya Sangathan‌, an educational institution started by the Central Government for the children of central govt employees, Defense and Paramilitary Forces to prevent difficulties in education. The educational institutions under its purview are located across the country. These KVs are Promoting national unity, Indianness and following the CBSE Syllabus is predominant in

AP Nava Nirmaana Deeksha Program Guidelines, Comprehensive Community Contact Program

AP Nava Nirmaana Deeksha Program Guidelines, Comprehensive Community Contact Program, AP Memo.1109 Nava Nirmana Deeksha, Janmabhoomi Maavooru(JBMV) Program Guidelines, download Memo.1109, 7 missions, 5 campaigns, 5 grids, welfare schemes, Farmer Loan Redemption Scheme, DWCRA Groups Capital Infusion, program schedule, activities Nava Nirmaana Deeksha- 2nd June 2015: 1. Date and Time: Nava Nirmaana Deeksha shall be observed in all the villages and towns across the entire state on 2nd June 2015 from 9 AM onwards. AP Nava Nirmaana Deeksha Program Guidelines 2. Responsibility: The responsibility of organizing this at the GP level lies with Gram Panchayat Secretary and the JBMV committee. In urban areas, the municipal commissioner of the respective town along with the ward level JBMV committee will own this responsibility, At the district level, the District Collector shall be the responsible person for all activities taken up under Nava Nirmaana Deeksha 3. Location: At the Gram Panchayat level as well as in

AP Panchayat Raj Engineering Employees General Transfers Guidelines

AP Panchayat Raj Engineering Employees General Transfers Guidelines, Government of Andhra Pradesh, Panchayat Raj and Rural Development Department, General Transfers Specific guidelines in respect of employees of Panchayat Raj Department and also Panchayat Raj Engineering Department for the year 2015 – Orders – Issued. GO.519 AP Panchayat Secretaries, MPDOs, ZP, MP Staff ,Dl.P.Os/AOs/E.O.DPO Staff, PR Engineering and RWS&S Departments Employees Transfer Guidelines Reference: G.O.Rt.No. 709 PR &RD (E.VII) Dept dated 29.4.2013 G.O.Rt.No. 979 PR &RD (E.V) Dept Dated 10.11.2014 G.O. Ms. No.57, Finance (HR.I) Dept, dt. 18.5.2015. G.O.Ms.No. 58, Finance (HR.I) Dept dt 23.5.2015 G.O.Ms.No. 59, Finance (HR.I) Dept dt 25.5.2015 From the CPR&RD, A.P., Hyd, Lr No. 6797/CPR-E1/2015, dt.18.5.2015. From the ENC, Panchayat Raj Engineering Department, dated: Nil. OREDR:In the G.O. 3rd read above orders were issued relaxing the ban on transfers and also guidelines on transfers. In the G.Os.4th to 5th read above certain guidelines on transfers have

AP Pre matric Scholarships to Disabled students 2022, Guidelines & Scholarships Rates

AP Pre matric Scholarships to differently abled students, Pre-matric Scholarships Rates, Amount, Allowances to I to X classes differently abled students, Prematric Scholarships Sanctioning guidelines, Procedure, Pre-matric Scholarships Fresh & Renewal Registrations for AP Disable welfare Students. Pre matric Scholarships to AP SC/ST/BC/Disabled welfare Students Online Registrations @ AP ePass web portal, https://epass.apcfss.in/. G.O.MS.No. 56 Dated: 02-12-2016: Govt of AP, Department for Women, Children, Differently Abled and Senior Citizens – Enhancement of Pre-matric Scholarships to the eligible differently abled students – Orders – Issued. Read: 1. G.O.Ms.No.44, Women Development, Child Welfare and Disabled Welfare (DW) Department, dt.24.11.2008. 2. Minutes of the Review Meeting of Chief Minister held on 05.11.2015. ORDER: In the G.O.1st read above, orders were issued for sanction of Pre- matric scholarships and other allowances to the differently abled students studying from I to X classes, whose parents / guardians income is less than Rs.1,00,000/- per annum. 2. In

Guidelines on Home Exams of I to IX Classes in Telangana Schools

Guidelines on Home Exams of I to IX Classes, In compliance to the orders issued by the Director of School Education, Telangana, Hyderabad it has been decided to conduct SA III for Classes I-IX from 1-4-2015 to 11-4-2015. The Heads of institutions of Government, Aided and Private Unaided schools are requested  that Summative III for Classes I-IX will be conducted as per the given time table given. Time Table for schools other than X Class Examination centers:Conduct of SA3 Exams from 1st to 9th Classes in the Morning Session in the Non SSC Center Schools Primary  Schools – I to  V Classes : 9.00 a.m. to 11.30 a.m. Upper Primary and High Schools – VI to IX Classes  : 9.00 a.m. to 11.45 a.m Time Table where X class centers are constituted: Conduct of SA3 Exams from 1st to 9th Classes in the Afternoon Session in the SSC Center Schools