From the next academic year, the school will introduce metaverse and blockchain technologies, like Non-Fungible Tokens (NFTs), as ways to help students learn and create.
The Finance Minister in her budget speech spoke of bettering digital education tools like the expansion of the 'one class-one TV channel' programme of PM eVIDYA from 12 to 200 TV channels.
The decision to continue online classes for students of grades 1 to 9 till February 5 has been taken in the larger interest of the students and their health, the government said.
'Pandemic hit schools in rural areas, drop-out rate increased amid massive digital divide': Economic Survey
Independent studies have noted a spike in rural school drop-out rate and a widening digital divide due to the pandemic, the government said.
Vignan chairman Dr. Lavu Rathaiah said, the aim is to provide better education through Vignan Online.
Companies, which have seen rapid growth in recent times, have been told by the Centre to be careful about the claims made regarding services offered.
Even though schools are beginning to open, the possibility of a third wave and the emergence of Omicron has once again made parents anxious about the wellbeing of their children.
Educationists slammed the School Education department stating that it failed to implement the mobile psychology counselling programme, despite the State government allocating Rs. 32,500 crores.
64.6 per cent of children surveyed in ASER had 1 smartphone at home; 19.2 per cent of them had no access to the gadget for studies
Anna University has chalked out a special induction programme to help students get acquainted with each other and give them a feel of campus life.
The students said that they missed school activities, meeting friends, interacting with people and celebrations.
He said all schools in the state will be transformed into centres of excellence so that financially backward families can benefit the most out of it.
Justice Raja Vijayaraghavan issued the order on the petitions filed by six primary school students, which said that they did not have digital facilities at home to enable them to pursue education.
He also promised special financial assistance to the best young researchers in SC/ST category.
Urges private players to offer study material in regional languages