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Arunachal Pradesh- NITI Aayog MoU on School education

Recently, government of Arunachal Pradesh signed a tripartite Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the NITI Aayog & an organisation to bring a large-scale transformation in school education. Highlights of the MoU include; The MoU has been signed as a three-year partnership. It will be implemented from 2022 to 2025. It focuses on enhancement of learning ..

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Tamil Nadu Free Breakfast Program

Speaking in the Tamil Nadu assembly, Tamil Nadu Chief Minister (CM) M. K. Stalin announced a free morning breakfast scheme for government school students. What are the other announcements made by Chief Minister M. K. Stalin? The other schemes announced by the CM are: A scheme to eradicate nutrition deficiency in the state. Establishment of ..

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Rashtriya Uchchatar Shiksha Abhiyan

On February 18, 2022, Ministry of Education approved the continuation of ‘Rashtriya Uchchatar Shiksha Abhiyan (RUSA) Scheme’ till 2026. Highlights RUSA is a Centrally Sponsored Scheme (CSS). It was launched to fund state government universities and colleges for achieving the aims of equity, excellence and access. Extension of RUSA The new phase of RUSA has ..

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Four Year Integrated Teacher Education Programme notified

Central government has notified a four-year “Integrated Teacher Education Programme”, in line with the New Education Policy (NEP). Key Points With this new notification, BEd course will be integrated. It will be of four-year duration. Students pursuing a four-year BEd degree, will get BA & BEd or BSc & BEd or BCom & BEd degrees ..

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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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Vigyan Jyoti Programme

The second phase of Vigyan Jyoti programme was started on February 11, 221. It was started on the occasion of International Day of Women and Girls in Science. Key Facts The Vigyan Jyoti Programme will spread the programme to encourage the girls to take interest in science. It would also encourage them to build a ..

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