National Education Policy (NEP) Current Affairs, GK & News

NITI Aayog Governing Council Meeting- Highlights

On August 7, 2022 7th Governing Council meeting was held at Rashtrapati Bhawan Cultural Centre in New Delhi. It was chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi. It was the first in-person meeting of the council since July 2019. Agenda of the NITI Aayog meeting were; To achieve self-sufficiency in pulses, oilseeds & other agri-communities. Issues ..

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National Education Ministers’ Conference

The two-day National Education Ministers’ Conference began on 1st June 2022 in Gujarat. The focus of the conference will be the implementation of the new National Education Policy (NEP). Who are the participants of this conference? This conference is being attended by Dharmendra Pradhan, the Union Education Minister of India as well as other education ..

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UNICEF climate change curriculum in Maharashtra schools

Maharashtra Government is in process to introduce a comprehensive curriculum for Grades I-VIII, in a bid to inculcate climate-consciousness and green values in the next generation. Key Facts This new curriculum has been developed by the Department of Environment and Climate Change and UNICEF. Curriculum is named as “Majhi Vasundhara (MV) Curriculum”. It is being ..

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Former IAS Amit Khare appointed as advisor to PM Modi

Former higher education secretary, Amit Khare, was appointed as advisor to Prime Minister Narendra Modi on October 12, 2021. Key Points Amit Khare got retired from IAS position in the month of September 2021. He is a retired IAS officer of 1985 batch from Jharkhand cadre. He has been appointed as advisor to Prime Minister ..

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Cabinet approves affiliation of 100 schools with Sainik School Society

Union Cabinet given its approval for affiliation of one hundred government sector as well as private sector schools with the Sainik School Society. Key Facts Union Cabinet chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi approved the proposal on October 12, 2021. In line with the approval, affiliated Sainik Schools will be launched under Sainik Schools Society ..

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi launched Vidyanjali Portal

Prime Minister, Narendra Modi, launched Vidyanjali Portal and several other initiatives in the education sector on September 7, 2021. Key Points These initiatives were launched while asserting that they will play a significant role in shaping India’s future. Initiatives were launched while inaugurating the conclave of ‘Shikshak Parv’. Vidyanjali portal was launched with the objective ..

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