National education policy

Compulsory Kannada under NEP will cause urban-rural divide: Lecturers

Lecturers fear English as optional could affect job prospects

published on : 16th October 2021

Colleges reopen, but teachers confused over NEP

Lecturers from autonomous and affiliated colleges under Benglauru City University fear that students would be guinea pigs this year, with no clear plan on implementation of NEP.

published on : 16th October 2021

Former I&B secretary Amit Khare appointed as PM Narendra Modi's advisor

Former higher education and I&B secretary Amit Khare was appointed as advisor to Prime Minister Narendra Modi. 

published on : 13th October 2021

Union Minister Dharmendra Pradhan writes to Andhra, Jharkhand CMs for promotion of Odia language  

Union Education Minister Dharmendra Pradhan said steps should be taken to promote Odia language in Jharkhand and Andhra Pradesh as per the values enshrined in National Education Policy-2020.  

published on : 2nd October 2021

Karnataka Edu minister holds talks with ISRO chief to feature space agency in NEP curriculum

Minister for Primary and Secondary Education said that rural areas have extremely talented students. They ought to be given a good platform, opportunities and facilities for honing their knowledge.

published on : 29th September 2021

Task force lays down roadmap before CM Bommai to implement NEP in Karnataka schools by 2022

'In the meeting, CM Basavaraj Bommai gave directions on what are the things that needed to be done and which areas need to be focused on', said minister of primary and secondary education BC Nagesh.

published on : 28th September 2021

The perils of selective memory

The educational ethos of a nation as multicultural and diverse as ours can ill-afford to be narrow and parochial. 

published on : 26th September 2021

Education needs intellectual paratrooping, in-service footsoldiering

To support the next multi-decadal demand-driven growth in education, there is a compelling need to make educational policies a transformational instrument and not an aspirational statement. 

published on : 26th September 2021

NEP by Indians, for Indians, insists Bommai

Reiterates state government firm on implementing it, no issue if Congress calls it RSS or Nagpur policy

published on : 25th September 2021

Open for debate on National Education Policy: Bommai

“A lot of dimensions are involved as the task force on implementation has also given its report. We will never step back from debate,” he remarked.

published on : 24th September 2021

NEP 2020 has given national perspective to education of tribals, says Union Minister Arjun Munda

Under the scheme, the government has started model residential schools to impart quality education to tribal students across India.

published on : 23rd September 2021

Centre forms 12-member committee to suggest school textbook revisions

Kasturirangan had earlier headed the drafting committee of the National Education Policy, which was adopted by the government in 2020 after amendments.

published on : 22nd September 2021

Centre forms 12-member panel to suggest school curriculum revision across India

Kasturirangan had earlier also headed the drafting committee of the National Education Policy, which was adopted by the government in 2020, after being refined.

published on : 21st September 2021

Bengaluru: RV university to start courses as per National Education Policy

The university is offering 100 per cent scholarships to students who lost one or both parents to Covid-19. 

published on : 20th September 2021

NEP 2020: ABVP seeks expansion of research policy in non-science fields

Sidharth Yadav, state secretary of ABVP, said NRF should not be bound to just science but its ambit should be widened to humanities, art and culture.  

published on : 18th September 2021
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