Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur on Saturday said that National Education Policy (NEP) 2020 aims at addressing growing developmental imperatives and revamping all aspects of the education constitution.
Addressing a webinar organised by WEEXPO India 2020 from Shimla, Thakur said, “The National Education Policy (NEP) envisions an education system rooted in Indian ethos that contributes directly to transforming India, that is Bharat, sustainably into an equitable and vibrant knowledge society, by providing high-quality education to all, and thereby making India a global knowledge superpower.”
He said that the policy envisages that the curriculum and pedagogy of our institutions should develop a few of the students a deep sense of respect towards the Essential Duties and Constitutional values, bonding with one’s country, and conscious awareness of one’s roles and responsibilities in a changing world.
The Chief Minister said that the vision of the policy is to instil a few of the learners a deep-rooted pride in being Indian, not only in thought, but also in spirit, intellect, and deeds, in addition to to develop knowledge, skills, values, and dispositions that give a boost to responsible commitment to human rights, sustainable development and living, and global well-being, thereby reflecting a actually global citizen.
Addressing the webinar organised by Karnataka based India’s largest virtual education show, Thakur mentioned that it used to be under the leadership of Prime Minister Narendra Modi that the New Education Policy (NEP) used to be implemented after 34 long years. He said that the state government has also made up our minds to effectively execute the National Education Policy in the state. He said that several steps have also been initiated to succeed in the desired goals.
Jai Ram Thakur while appreciating the efforts of the WEEXPO INDIA and vision of its founder Dr SK Narayanan Swami to connect the world with the current knowledge-based on education from grassroots to university level said that all through the Covid pandemic online education and virtual classes have helped the students of the country in getting education from their homes. He said that the literacy rate of Himachal Pradesh used to be second-best in the country after Kerala. He further added that Himachal Pradesh has been ranked as the most productive state in the country in the field of education by a reputed magazine of the country.[ad_2]