NEP 2020 Current Affairs, GK & News

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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MP: Second State to implement NEP 2020

Madhya Pradesh government implemented the National Education Policy-2020 (NEP-2020) in the state on August 26, 2021. Key Points MP became the second state in India to implement NEP-2020 following Karnataka. This new education policy will break all the shackles and help students in exploring outside their boundaries. “ Earlier, students were required to study subjects ..

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Module to compile Out-of-school children’s data

Education ministry has developed an online module to compile data on out-of-school children. Ministry has also asked states and union territories to upload a quarterly progress report. About the Module Under this online module, data on out-of-school children should be mapped with special training centres (STCs) of Samagra Shiksha Abhiyan. Compilation of these data set ..

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CBSE introduces Coding and Data Science

Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) in collaboration with Microsoft to introduce coding and data science in school curriculum. Key points Coding will be introduced for students of Class 6 to class 8 while data science will be introduced for Class 8 to class 12 as new skilling subjects. Both these courses will be introduced ..

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CBSE launches Competency Based Assessment Framework

Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) has launched a competency-based assessment framework on March 25, 2021. Key facts Assessment framework was launched for classes 6-10 for three subjects namely, English (reading), Science, and Maths. This framework is a part of “CBSE Competency Based Education Project” which was launched to replace existing “rote learning model” in ..

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