By - 10 March 2020
10 March 2020
Mysore/Mysuru: The Draft National Education Policy-2019 (NEP-2019) is out in the public domain. Drawing inputs from the T.S.R. Subramanian Committee Report and the Ministry of Human Resource Development (MHRD), the K. Kasturirangan Committee has produced the policy document. Rashtriya Shiksha Aayog or the National Education Commission, an apex body, has been constituted and chaired by the Prime Minister and comprises eminent educationists, researchers, Union Ministers, nominees of Chief Ministers of States and eminent professionals from various fields.
NEP-2019 envisions an India-centred education system that contributes directly to transforming our nation sustainably into an equitable and vibrant knowledge society, by providing high quality education to all.
The Internal Quality Assurance Cell (IQAC) of SBRR Mahajana First Grade College, Mysuru, had organised a one-day Faculty Development Programme (FDP) on National Education Policy-2019 at the Tourism Auditorium of SBRR Pooja Bhagavat PG Centre, KRS Road, Mysuru, recently.
Atul Bengeri, Chief Learning Influencer and Director, Acumen Today, Pune, who was invited to speak on NEP-2019, said the policy aims at transforming curriculum and pedagogy by 2022 and universalising the pre-primary education by 2025 thereby providing foundational literacy and numeracy for all by 2025.