New Delhi:Today is the final day to publish hints in the direction of the draft new National Education Policy or NEP. According to reports, the Human Resource Development (HRD) Ministry obtained extra than seventy-five thousand responses toward the coverage which has been formulated to reform the education zone inside the united states of America. The HRD Ministry had launched the Policy organized with the aid of a committee under the chairmanship of Dr. K. Kasturirangan for the public session on May 31. According to the government, the brand new Policy proposes predominant modifications in both college and better schooling among others, better governance systems and brings more awareness on research and innovation.
1. Draft NEP 2019 has been uploaded on MHRD’s website and additionally at innovate.Mygov.In platform to elicit tips from all stakeholders including the general public, Government of India Ministries and State Governments.
2. The Finance Minister in her Budget speech assured that the Government may even bring in a New National Education Policy to convert India’s higher training machine to one of the global best training systems.
3. Many southern political parties had protested a connection with Hindi in the initial draft coverage, forcing the committee to bring out an alternative model. The initial draft policy carried a 3-language method that many political parties claimed to become a way to forcibly impose Hindi in southern states.
Four. If the Policy is permitted and applied in its cutting-edge form, school students will seem for a board-like examination after instructions 3, 5, and 8. One of the rationales behind introducing ‘state-census examination’ at the quit of grades 3, five, and 8 is that board examinations on only activities, on the quit of grades 10 and 12, renders these evaluation exams as simplest summative and no longer formative.
Five. The Policy envisages a boom in public funding in schooling from the contemporary 10% of general public expenditure in education to 20%, over a ten-12 months period.
6. The Policy has highlighted the want to have teachers with the skills for coaching and says that there are very few initiatives which ‘explicitly goal to recruit the satisfactory appearing students or those that have the maximum expertise for coaching, into the teaching profession’.
7. The Policy within the gift form will ensure the centralization, commercialization, and communication of the Indian education gadget and systems, says Communist Party of India (Marxist).
Eight. Calling for their contribution within the making of the country’s education policy in 21st century, the University Grants Commission (UGC) and several other authorities our bodies had asked the instructional establishments to organize a sequence of discussions on draft National Education Policy.
Nine. SIO, a scholar frame, has stated the Policy ought to refrain from homogenizing India’s background as being representative of any religion or positive castes. While SFI, some other scholar frame, stated the Policy is towards the vision and the supply of the Constitution of India.
10. The Hindu stated that the Centre has been sifting through the recommendations it has acquired thus far and will take the following few weeks to make adjustments to the draft earlier than it’s far submitted for Cabinet approval.