Jul 26, 2021 08:34 PM IST
The NEP, which was approved by the Union Cabinet last year at a meeting presided by Prime Minister Modi, replaced the National Policy on Education framed in 1986.
- Jun 30, 2021 12:01 PM IST
The central and state governments must learn from and build on existing regulatory structures such that private schools become institutions of learning where voice of parents is respected and revenue is prioritised for enhancing the quality of education in the school and welfare of its staff
- May 24, 2021 02:33 PM IST
To anyone who has followed Dravidian politics, the Tamil Nadu government’s opposition to the National Education Policy comes as no surprise. That the DMK chose to oppose it a few days after coming to power shows how vehement this opposition is
- Apr 14, 2021 12:47 PM IST
"India takes pride in being the mother of democracy as it's values are embodied in our social life," Modi said at the Association of Indian Universities' 95th annual meet and a national seminar of vice-chancellors.
- Apr 09, 2021 02:51 PM IST
During the meet, the education minister released an indicative and suggestive implementation plan for school education called SARTHAQ.
- Mar 21, 2021 10:34 PM IST
The changes have been introduced in accordance with the National Education Policy which aims to make exams low stake. The NEP had suggested that Class 10 and 12 board students be given more than one opportunity to score well.
- Mar 10, 2021 06:01 PM IST
The President said the policy brought together the best of the country's ancient heritage and the best of modern learning.
- Feb 26, 2021 04:16 PM IST
Piyush Goyal added that the Indian education system has to attain that level wherein students from even the developed nations would come for higher studies, even in institutes other than IITs and IIMs.
- Jan 24, 2021 05:25 PM IST
The CBSE had introduced a facility for virtual inspection of schools for upgradation of affiliation in August last year in view of the COVID-19 pandemic.
- Jan 12, 2021 05:25 PM IST
A high-level meeting with top officials at his residence in New Delhi discussed the goal of the NEP 2020 to universalise education from pre-school to secondary level.
- Jan 08, 2021 01:29 PM IST
For educational institutes, the first step will be to invest in teachers speaking multiple languages. Currently, mostly teachers speak English, regional language and/or Hindi. Under NEP 2020, schools and colleges would have to either train the existing teachers to teach in different languages or get additional staff.
- Dec 11, 2020 04:15 PM IST
Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank said that there is a misconception that Indian institutes are not of international standard despite several IIT graduates leading companies globally.
- Dec 09, 2020 08:49 PM IST
Pokhriyal invited students from the UAE to India under the Study in India Programme and invited more number of faculties to India for taking short-term courses in Indian universities under the GIAN in Higher Education.
- Sep 25, 2020 03:30 PM IST
Education minister Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank questioned critics who have advocated use of English as a means of instruction in schools. National Education Policy states that mother tongue should be medium of instruction in schools atleast till the fifth grade.
- Sep 15, 2020 09:20 AM IST
Reforms in school curriculum to allow vocational skill training, preparation of holistic report card and local language as medium of instruction will be part of the initial reforms. It will be the responsibility of individual schools to change the format of the report card by 2022.
- Sep 11, 2020 11:35 AM IST
NEP 2020: Learning must be fun-based and interdisciplinary for students in schools, said PM Narendra Modi.
- Aug 18, 2020 09:17 AM IST
The name change was among the key recommendations of the draft new National Education Policy (NEP)
- Aug 09, 2020 01:55 PM IST
Giving details of plans for setting up the state education board, Sisodia said the board will be in sync with the reforms proposed in the new National Education Policy (NEP) and the focus will be on continuous evaluation and not year-end exams.
- Aug 07, 2020 07:39 PM IST
If they prefer domestic institutes to foreign universities, their annual savings could touch that amount. Academic fees, insurance and travel expenses, which set them back by a good amount now, can be saved.
- Aug 07, 2020 05:15 PM IST
The National Education Policy has allowed students a choice for multiple entry/exit into educational programmes.
- Aug 07, 2020 11:31 AM IST
Speaking at an education conclave by UGC, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said he is fully committed as far as the political will for NEP 2020 implementation is concerned.
- Aug 04, 2020 02:42 PM IST
CARE Ratings said that the two main sources for sourcing finance would be government aid and increasing school fees. But it added that a school fee hike may lead to students who are unable to pay higher fees dropping out.
- Aug 03, 2020 05:45 PM IST
National Education Policy 2020 talks about pairing one public school with a private school across India. But how will it work?
- Aug 03, 2020 11:50 AM IST
Taking strong exception to the proposed three-language formula in the National Education Policy, Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami said Tamil Nadu has been following the two-language policy for decades and there will be no change in it.
- Aug 01, 2020 02:47 PM IST
The panel, headed by the education department's principal secretary, will be set up by next week.