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Assam CM Himanta Sarma attended the closing ceremony of the golden jubilee year of Sonari College The student community should prepare themselves so as to be stakeholders in the progress of the state CM said that the state government has been taking various steps to uplift the economic condition of the state in a new direction
In a virtual address to the nation on the completion of one year of the National Education Policy, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said that the teachers have worked hard during the Corona period to bring the National Education Policy on the ground in the last one year. A new future will be created through the new education policy.
The task force will submit its report in a month after taking suggestions from various stakeholders Pokhriyal said the meeting today is a step in the direction towards achieving Prime Minister’s vision All the stakeholders are taking concerted efforts to ensure effective implementation of the New Education Policy, he added
As part of this MoU, educational print materials such as NCERT Textbooks, Teachers Handbook and other Supplementary materials and resources of Class I-XII of all subjects of both Hindi and English Medium will be converted into Indian Sign Language in Digital format. The signing of this MoU is a historic step as availability of NCERT textbooks in Indian Sign Language will ensure that deaf children can also now access educational resources in Indian Sign Language and it will be a useful and much-needed resource for dead students, teachers, parents and the deaf community. This will also ensure educational standardization of Indian Sign Language as mandated in the New Education Policy (NEP), 2020. This MoU will be signed in the virtual presence of Thaawarchand Gehlot, Union Minister for Social Justice and Empowerment, Ramesh Pokhriyal ‘Nishank’, Union Minister for Education, Shakuntala Doley Gamlin, Secretary, DEPwD and Anita Karwal, Secretary (SE&L), Ministry of Education.
PM Modi on Monday joined President Ram Nath Kovind and Education Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal through video conferencing to address the inaugural session of the Governor's Conference on NEP. PM Modi said that the work for NEP 2020 started around five years ago and suggestions of more than two lakh people have been incorporated to formulate the new policy. The prime minister said that NEP 2020 has opened the way for the establishment of the best international institutions' campus across the country.
The Tamil Nadu government on Monday said that it will not allow the three-language formula mentioned in the National Education Policy (NEP) 2020. Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami said that the new formula is "painful and worrisome," and added that his government won't implement it in the state.