New Education Policy

'Will open more opportunities': Experts on Education Ministry's plan to introduce online gaming

With the rapidly growing number of gamers logging on from all corners of the country, and the expansion of domestic players/ businesses and Made in India games, industry insiders are elated at the new

published on : 31st August 2020

No imposition of Hindi, Sanskrit: BJP counters TN politicos on National Education Policy

State BJP chief L Murugan said that Prime Minister Narendra Modi has been upholding the glory of Tamil language wherever he goes.

published on : 4th August 2020

Union Minister clears the air on new education policy

In his tweet to former Union Minister from the state Pon Radhakrishnan, Nishank said he was looking forward to the guidance of the ex-central minister in implementing NEP in Tamil Nadu.

published on : 2nd August 2020

New Education Policy: Breakfast for school children besides mid-day meals

The revised policy has proposed that prior to the age of 5 every child will move to a 'preparatory class' or 'balavatika'.

published on : 2nd August 2020

‘NEP a good policy, but execution may take years’

Officials will study the policy and chart out what works best for TS.

published on : 31st July 2020

Teaching faculty welcomes New Education Policy 2020, label it 'ambitious' 

Doing away with the 10+2 structure of school education, stress on teaching in mother tongue, and adoption of mutli-disciplinary approach will transform the education sector in a big way.

published on : 31st July 2020

NEP approval without discussion in Parliament irks political parties in TN

Political parties in the State have come out against the New Education Policy (NEP) 2020, which got cabinet nod on Wednesday.

published on : 31st July 2020

Positives outweigh negatives in new education policy

First the positives. At the school level, one of the major changes announced in the New Education Policy is that formal education will begin at the age of three.

published on : 31st July 2020

Not more than 30 students in a class, says New Education Policy

It also says that in areas with large numbers of socio-economically disadvantaged students, schools should have a pupil-teacher ratio of 25:1.

published on : 30th July 2020

Kids aged 3-6 will now get formal school education

The NEP says Sanskrit will be offered at all levels of school and higher education as an option for students. Other classical languages of India will also be available as options.

published on : 30th July 2020

Hardcore action the way ahead: Dr Kasturirangan on NEP

Now, they only need to rework the essentials to ensure it’s updated, he said.

published on : 30th July 2020

NEP a much awaited reform in education sector; will transform millions of lives: PM Modi

In a series of tweets, PM Modi said the New Education Policy is based on the pillars of 'access, equity, quality, affordability and accountability'.

published on : 29th July 2020

What is the New Education Policy: Key highlights

The draft of the NEP formed by a panel headed by former Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) chief Kasturirangan and submitted to the Union HRD minister last year.

published on : 29th July 2020